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Ubuntu 11.04 Freezes or Hangs when left Idle in Laptop


Ever since I upgraded to Ubuntu 11.04 in my laptop, it freezes or hangs frequently when it is left idle for a while. First I thought It must be problem of new Unity desktop so I tried to switch to nostalgic Genome but it didn’t worked I tried to Googled the problem and I found […]

How to Install GNOME 3 on Ubuntu 11.04 over Unity Desktop


I have been using Ubuntu with Gnome desktop ever since I have heard of Ubuntu and I was very excited about the new Unity Desktop in Ubuntu 11.04 Natty Narwhal  but it really didn’t impress me much. I would better like to use new Gnome 3 over Unity. Here is simple steps of “how to […]

How to run Canon CanoScan Lide 110/210 Scanner in Ubuntu


Yesterday I bought Canon’s CanoScan Lide 110 Scanner and today when I tried to run it on Ubuntu 10.10 I found an error, which said “Failed to Scan, No Scanners Available, Please connect a scanner” I was like WTH but one thing I like about Ubuntu is that whatever problem you face you can Google […]

How to Resize Multiple Images in one Click in Ubuntu


Yesterday I went to Nassocom Emergeout Conclave for Startups, I clicked almost zillions of images and today when I tried to upload them in Facebook it gave me tough time cause of huge size so I thought lets resize it but there were so many images which would take me ages. When I Googled I […]

NSLookup – To Find IP Address Mapping


nslookup is a network administration command-line tool available for many computer operating systems for querying the Domain Name System (DNS) to obtain domain name or IP address mapping or for any other specific DNS record. type dig

MacUbuntu – Convert your Ubuntu into Mac


Check out my New Theme of Ubuntu… I’m Lovin it… :)) Here is how you can do it – ==Install== Open a terminal and type the following commands: $ wget -O /tmp/Macbuntu-10.04.tar.gz $ tar xzvf /tmp/Macbuntu-10.04.tar.gz -C /tmp $ cd /tmp/Macbuntu-10.04/ $ ./ or $ wget -O /tmp/Macbuntu-10.04.tar.gz && tar xzvf /tmp/Macbuntu-10.04.tar.gz -C […]

Ubuntu Grub – Error: No such partition, Grub rescue


I have got Windows 7 and Ubuntu 10.04 LTS Lucid Lynx as dual boot, yesterday much awaited Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick Meerkat was launched so called the perfect 10, I was so excited to try my hands on it, I tried to upgrade through Internet as they have recommended on the site but my net connection […]