Linux,Open Source,Ubuntu

Use rfkill to Enable/Disable Wireless on your Linux Laptop

30 Jun , 2011  

Imagine a situation when you have to book an air/train ticket in a jiffy, or check an important mail quickly and the only option you have is a wifi connection from either your smart phone or surroundings, and you have only some Linux variant installed on your system.

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Bought a BlackBerry … Read This!

27 Jun , 2011  

Owing to recent craze of BlackBerry Smart Phones.. MANY people own one.
The youth especially seems to have gone crazy for BBs. If you have recently purchased a BlackBerry from a Grey-market / friend, chances are something is not “Default”. I will tell you how to make it right!

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Where did RSS Feed icon in Firefox 4 go ?

27 Jun , 2011  

Many firefox users including me used to love the RSS icon which used to be displayed in the address bar. It quickly lets you subscribe to the RSS feed of the current website which¬† you are on. Strange that you have lost your favorite RSS icon in Firefox 4. If you did not use it, […]

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Restore GRUB in Ubuntu after installing Windows

26 Jun , 2011  

So, you had Ubuntu (or any of its derivative) installed on your system and then decided to install Windowswith it? And after installing Windows, you can’t load Ubuntu again, just follow the steps to get this working: Boot the system using a Ubuntu Live disk. After you reach the desktop, open Terminal (press Alt+F2, type […]

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Recommended Linux Partitioning Scheme

24 Jun , 2011  

When we need to install linux on our systems, we need to partition our hard disk as we do for windows. In the case of windows, partitions are called as c: ,d:, e:, etc. But on linux they are represented in the form of following (there are many others, but these are the most essential):

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First day with MacBook Pro for a windows users

19 Jun , 2011  

I have been a Windows and Linux user ever since I came to know a computer is ! Yes, of course DOS as well in the beginning. Yesterday, was my first day with my MacBook Pro and just like the everyone else I too started to like MAC. As some friends say MAC is just […]

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Creating dynamic menu with re-order option in wordpress

17 Jun , 2011  

WordPress is a powerful CMS for a website and it provides features which makes it easy to use CMS. Navigation or Menu is one of the key point of the website. People tend to change Menu names, links, reorder them ever now & then. In a normal website it is a tedious job to change […]

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WordPress wp_nav_menu separator and First Last Classes

16 Jun , 2011  

wp_nav_menu is a wordpress built-in plugin that allows you to show navigation in the front-end. This simple function picks the menu defined in the wp-admin dashboard and displays it as the list. Just like other wordpress functions this is also powerful. It takes various parameters to customize the output of the navigation. You can also […]

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[How To] Update BlackBerry Bold 9700 to OS6

13 Jun , 2011  

I love my recently acquired BlackBerry Bold 2 9700 a.k.a Onyx… But the tinkerer inside me did not let me rest till I had the latest OS [for BB 9700] loaded.
Hence I set on my new quest of Installing OS 6 on BB Bold 2 9700 & Succedded after MANY hiccups.. Read-on & you can benefit too.. For Other BB Devices by followiing the Steps!

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How to reset lost MySQL password

8 Jun , 2011  

how you can rest a lost MySQL password. Using this procedure you can reset the lost password of root or any other MySQL user. The best part is, it only resets the password, keeping your tables and data inside them quite safe.

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