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Install Spotify in Ubuntu 15.04 & Fix not launch issue

Spotify Client for Linux

This quick tutorial shows you how to install the Spotify client in Ubuntu 15.04 Vivid and fix the app does not launch issue due to miss library libgcrypt.so.11.

Install Spotify client:

1. Add Spotify’s official Linux repository by running command:… Read more

How to Install The Latest GIMP 2.9.5 in Ubuntu 16.04

GIMP 2.9.5

GIMP, one of the most popular Linux image editor, has reached the 2.9.5 development release, which will finally lead to the next stable GIMP release 2.10.

While Ubuntu 16.04 offers GIMP 2.8.16 in its main archive, you may either upgrade Read more

How to Install Spotify in Ubuntu

While Spotify has no supported release for Linux as such, their is, hidden away a little bit, a nice little “Preview” release that runs reasonably well, even if it is not the most native of applications.

This is a preview

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Google Chrome browser doesn’t open in Ubuntu 16.04

Google Chrome browser doesn’t open in Ubuntu 16.04 LTS. It doesn’t open when I clicked on the icon.

I turned off the “Built-in Display” in System Settings -> Displays menu. The problematic browsers are working now. I learned it when … Read more

How to install latest Nvidia drivers in Ubuntu

Unlike Windows, Nvidia drivers for Linux desktops are quite hard to come by, and installing the latest drivers on your Linux desktop can be quite an arduous process.

Fortunately for Linux users, there are the third party graphics drivers PPA … Read more

Dell T3400 Nvidia Quadro NVS 290 drivers for Windows 10

To utilize dual monitors, first you need to buy this splitter.

Then, download the drivers here.… Read more

Add Canon PIXMA printer to Ubuntu

Note: the following how-to is only for Pixma printers!

1. Connect your printer to your computer by means of a USB cable (even when you intend to use it as a network printer later on: for initial installation a USB … Read more

How to restore/add previous user account in Ubuntu

sudo chown -R [username]:[username] /home/[username]
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