Lesson 6: Installing VirtualBox on Ubuntu Systems

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to install VirtualBox software on Ubuntu 18.04 | 16.04. I’d recommend to all IT students and those taking IT exam classes to install VirtualBox or VMware Workstations. These two programs will help you greatly in perusing your goals. VirtualBox and VMware Workstations are virtualization software. These […]

Lesson 5: Group Management on Ubuntu System

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to add users to groups on Ubuntu 18.04 | 16.04. When you create a new account on a Ubuntu system, the account is automatically limited. The account is considered a standard account with no administrative privileges. If you want this user to carry out specific administrative […]

Lessen 4: Fix Windows can’t Connect to Network Issues

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to troubleshoot common Windows WiFi connection issues.. Lesson 4 for students who have WiFi network issues on Windows 8 or 10 computers. Here’s the situation: you typed the correct password for your WiFi network, yet still can’t connect. And you receive an error “Can’t connect to […]

Lesson 3: How to Change WordPress User Passwords

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to change a WordPress login password via the database on Ubuntu. This lesson is about resetting or changing WordPress’ user password from the database server. Students who are new to WordPress sometimes forget their passwords and learning how to reset passwords from the database may come […]

Lesson 1: How to Install MariaDB on Ubuntu

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to install MariaDB database server on Ubuntu 18.04 | 16.04. For those who don’t know about MariaDB, it’s a drop-in replacement for MySQL database server. Drop-in replacement means, you can rip out MySQL from your Ubuntu and Linux systems and install MariaDB database server in its […]

Today’s Lesson: How To Install MySQL Server on Ubuntu

This brief tutorial shows student and new users how to install MySQL database server on Ubuntu 18.04 | 16.04. For those who don’t know, MySQL is a database server. Database servers are programs that provide database services to other programs or computers. They store data for applications and services. Many of the content management systems […]

Students Assignment to Share Windows Files with Ubuntu

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to enable file sharing on Ubuntu 18.04 | 16.04. 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 […]

Assignment: How to Install Nginx Webserver on Ubuntu

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to install Nginx HTTP server on Ubuntu 18.04 | 16.04. As we mentioned in your previous tutorial, Apache2 is the most popular web server but not the only one in used today. Nginx web server is rapidly becoming the second most popular web server powering many […]

Assignment: How to Install PHP On Ubuntu Servers

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to install PHP on Ubuntu 18.04 | 16.04. If you’re going to be developing any PHP application, you’re mostly going to need PHP installed. PHP is an open source server scripting language use for creating dynamic web applications and websites. PHP is a widely-used, free, and […]

Student Assignment: Install and Configure Apache2 On Ubuntu

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to install Apache2 HTTP server on Ubuntu 18.04 | 16.04. This should be pretty simple. It only takes a single line of commands to install Apache2 on Ubuntu servers. The difficult part is configuring it and there are many opinions of how to properly do it. […]