Sunday, July 5, 2009

Ubuntu: Removing Black Minimization Lines

There is a default minimization animation in Ubuntu that uses black lines that move towards the window's place in the window list. Many people, like myself, find this animation annoying. This tutorial shows you how to disable it.
Your windows will change to wire frame as you move them around the screen once you perform this tutorial.

Saturday, July 4, 2009

Live Linux USB Flash Drive - UNetBootin - Ubuntu Linux 8.04

This works on Windows & Linux.
How to make live linux usb drive instead of wasting cds to try new distro (works for SD card or External HD also). Make sure ur computer can boot from USB. Requirements
1. Get UNetbootin
2. Get Linux Distro of Choice
3. Need Usb drive, or SD card or HDD
4. Format to Fat32 Partition

Friday, July 3, 2009

Formatting Partitions With GParted - Ubuntu Linux 8.04

How to format partitions on hard drives, flash drives etc. using GParted software.