Using Curl on Ubuntu 18.04 | 16.04 with Examples

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to install and use the curl command on Ubuntu 18.04 | 16.04.

There are many tools and software available in Ubuntu to download and upload files from and to remote servers. Curl is one of those tools, and works with one of these supported protocols: FTP, HTTP, IMAP, LDAP, POP3, SCP, SFTP, SMB, SMBS, SMTP, TELNET and TFTP to transfer data to and from remote servers.

If you’re a student or new user looking for a Linux system to start learning on, the easiest place to start is Ubuntu Linux OS…. It’s a great Linux operating system for beginners and folks looking for easier Linux distribution to use..

Ubuntu is an open source Linux operating systems that runs on desktops, laptops, server and other devices.

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Setup CuteNews CMS on Ubuntu 18.04 | 16.04 with Nginx

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to install and configure CuteNews CMS on Ubuntu 18.04 | 16.04 with Nginx HTTP server.

Our previous tutorial showed you how to install CuteNews CMS on Ubuntu with Apache2. This one shows you how to run it with Nginx instead…

CuteNews is a flat-file content management system (CMS) based on PHP that is easy to install and setup… No database, just PHP — plain and simple!

It also comes with search function, file upload management, backup & restore, IP banning, permission levels supporting, flood protection and many more.

If you are looking for a solution to edit your website live and with ease and don’t want to fiddle with SQL, then CuteNews is a great place to start…. It comes with easy plugin system, widget support and easy backup because there’s only one directory…

This CMS platform is designed for ease of use to allow webmasters to collaborate and automate engaging experiences with users across multiple devices, including mobile…

For more about CuteNews, please check their Homepage

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How to Setup Strong Password Policy on Ubuntu 18.04 | 16.04

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to setup a strong password policy on Ubuntu 18.04 | 16.04.

Out of the box, Ubuntu machines are not setup with advanced password policy. Any password, including weak ones can be used and never expire. This may not be secure in some environment.

In order to configure a more secure password policy and protect you users from hackers and intrusions, you will need to take some steps, and this post shows you how to do that.

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Install CuteNews CMS on Ubuntu 18.04 | 16.04 with Apache2

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to install and configure CuteNews CMS on Ubuntu 18.04 | 16.04 with Apache2 HTTP server.

CuteNews is a flat-file content management system (CMS) based on PHP that is easy to install and setup… No database, just PHP — plain and simple!

It also comes with search function, file upload management, backup & restore, IP banning, permission levels supporting, flood protection and many more.

If you are looking for a solution to edit your website live and with ease and don’t want to fiddle with SQL, then CuteNews is a great place to start…. It comes with easy plugin system, widget support and easy backup because there’s only one directory…

This CMS platform is designed for ease of use to allow webmasters to collaborate and automate engaging experiences with users across multiple devices, including mobile…

For more about CuteNews, please check their Homepage

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How to Switch User Accounts without Logging Off on Windows 10

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to quickly and easily switch user accounts when using Windows 10.

If you have multiple accounts on your computers, you can use Windows switch account feature to switch between accounts without signing out of your current session.

When you switch back to your account, you can resume from where you left off, and keeping your computer secured while you were away with no access to your content and data.

If you’re a student or new user looking for a computer to start learning on, the easiest place to start is Windows 10. Windows 10 is the most recent version of operating systems for personal computers developed and released by Microsoft as part of its Windows NT family.

Windows 10 has grown into one of the best operating systems, years after its release and is used by millions of users around the world.

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How to Install Asterisk on Ubuntu 18.04 | 16.04

This brief tutorial shows students and new user how to install Asterisk on Ubuntu 18.04 | 16.04 server.

For the uninitiated,  Asterisk is an open source, widely used private branch exchange (PBX) platform. Individuals, businesses and governments across the globe are using it to power their VoIP and conferencing infrastructures.

Asterisk provides a complete sets of features that include voicemail, interactive voice response, conference calling, music on hold, call queuing, call recording and many more that I can’t list here.

If you need an open source PBX platform to run your business or institution, then look no further than Asterisk. This post should come in handy and get you started and quickly.

For more about Asterisk, please visit its homepage.

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How to Lock Windows 10 Computer

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to quickly and easily lock your computer when using Windows 10.

The new Windows 10 comes with a lock feature that will let you to lock your computer without signing out of your account and ending your session.

When you return you can resume from where you left off, and keep your computer secured while you were away with no access to your content and data.

If you’re a student or new user looking for a computer to start learning on, the easiest place to start is Windows 10. Windows 10 is the most recent version of operating systems for personal computers developed and released by Microsoft as part of its Windows NT family.

Windows 10 has grown into one of the best operating systems, years after its release and is used by millions of users around the world.

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How to Change Sudo Sessions Timeout Limit on Ubuntu 18.04 | 16.04

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how change | adjust sudo sessions timeout limit on Ubuntu 18.04 | 16.04.

By default on Ubuntu, after 15 minutes of sudo sessions, you’ll have to re-enter your password to continue using sudo command tool. This can be frustrating in some cases, and if you find yourself in similar situations, follow the steps below to change how often sudo sessions terminate.

Out of the box, if you enter your password to run a sudo command, you can continue to run subsequent commands using the existing session for 15 minutes.

When the 15 minutes is out, you’ll be forced to reenter your password.

Student or new user looking for a Linux system to start learning on, the easiest place to start is Ubuntu Linux OS…. It’s a great Linux operating system for beginners and folks looking for easier Linux distribution to use..

Ubuntu is an open source Linux operating systems that runs on desktops, laptops, server and other devices.

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Resolve add-apt-repository: command not found Error on Ubuntu 18.04 | 16.04

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to quickly and easily fix sudo: add-apt-repository: command not found error when using Ubuntu 18.04 | 16.04.

Most Ubuntu users tend to install Ubuntu minimal server version. With Ubuntu minimal version, you get a limited sets of tools and packages just enough to operate the server in most environments.

Because of the limited sets of tools available, you may run into situations where some needed tools are not installed out of the box.

For example, if you want to add a new PPA repository, you’ll have to use the add-apt-repository command to do so. But with Ubuntu server minimal version, the command is not installed by default. You’ll need to install it before using it.

Student or new user looking for a Linux system to start learning on, the easiest place to start is Ubuntu Linux OS…. It’s a great Linux operating system for beginners and folks looking for easier Linux distribution to use..

Ubuntu is an open source Linux operating systems that runs on desktops, laptops, server and other devices.

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How to Setup | Customize Windows 10 Notifications and Quick Action Center

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to setup or customize the notifications and quick action center on Windows 10.

Windows 10 features a new way to present desktop notifications which you can find on the bottom right-side of the Windows Taskbar. The upper part of the notification pane shows Tips and App notifications, and the lower part shows a series of Quick Action buttons.

Windows 10 improves on the notification area to include more programs and applications that can notify and alert you about potential issues or warning as well as basic information like event reminders.

If you’re a student or new user looking for a computer to start learning on, the easiest place to start is Windows 10. Windows 10 is the most recent version of operating systems for personal computers developed and released by Microsoft as part of its Windows NT family.

Windows 10 has grown into one of the best operating systems, years after its release and is used by millions of users around the world.

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