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Author Haines, Nathan, author.

Title Beginning Ubuntu for Windows and Mac users / Nathan Haines.

Publication Info. [Berkeley, CA] : Apress, 2015.
New York, NY : Distributed to the Book trade worldwide by Springer


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Description 1 online resource.
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
text file PDF rda
Series The expert's voice in open source
Expert's voice in open source.
Note Includes index.
Online resource; title from PDF title page (SpringerLink, viewed September 28, 2015).
Summary Beginning Ubuntu for Windows and Mac Users is your comprehensive guide to using Ubuntu. You already know how to use a computer running Windows or OS X, but learning a new operating system can feel daunting. If you've been afraid to try Ubuntu because you don't know where to start, this book will show you how to get the most out of Ubuntu for work, home, and play. You'll be introduced to a wide selection of software and settings that will make your computer ready to work for you. Ubuntu makes your computing life easy. Ubuntu's Software Updater keeps all of your software secure and up-to-date. Browsing the Internet becomes faster and safer. Creating documents and sharing with others is built right in. Enjoying your music and movie libraries helps you unwind. In addition to a tour of Ubuntu's modern and easy-to-use interface, you'll also learn how to:? Understand the advantages of Ubuntu and its variants?Kubuntu, Xubuntu, and more? Install Ubuntu on its own or alongside your computer's existing operating system? Search Ubuntu's catalog of thousands of applications?all ready to install with a single click? Work with files and disks that were created with Windows and OS X? Run simple, interesting tasks and games using the command line? Customize Ubuntu in powerful ways and get work done with virtual machines Ubuntu is the world?s third most popular operating system and powers desktop and laptop computers, servers, private and public clouds, phones and tablets, and embedded devices. There's never been a better time to install Ubuntu and move to an open source way of life. Get started with Beginning Ubuntu for Windows and Mac Users today!
Contents Installing Ubuntu -- Getting started with Ubuntu -- Productivity at home and work -- Enjoying media and other entertainment -- Command-line tricks and applications -- Power user tools -- Ubuntu releases -- The future of Ubuntu.
Subject Ubuntu (Electronic resource)
Ubuntu (Electronic resource) (OCoLC)fst01404069
Operating systems (Computers)
Open source software.
COMPUTERS -- Operating Systems -- Linux.
COMPUTERS -- Operating Systems -- UNIX.
COMPUTERS -- System Administration -- Linux & UNIX Administration.
Software Engineering.
Computer programming -- software development.
Open source software. (OCoLC)fst01046097
Operating systems (Computers) (OCoLC)fst01046280
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Haines, Nathan. Beginning Ubuntu for Windows and Mac users. [Berkeley, CA] : Apress, 2015 1484206096 9781484206096 (OCoLC)922009659
ISBN 9781484206089 (electronic bk.)
1484206088 (electronic bk.)
Standard No. 10.1007/978-1-4842-0608-9 doi
AU@ 000056973077
CHNEW 000893561
CHVBK 374527180
DEBBG BV043626774
DEBSZ 453692885
GBVCP 897165616
UKMGB 019177047

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