Ubuntu Tutorials

Within this section you find a collection of videos that provide you with basic information about Ubuntu, introductions to Ubuntu or one of its applications and instructions how to properly install and configure the system, devices and applications.

How to install Ubuntu Touch on your Google/LG Nexus 5

This is a step by step process showing you how to install Ubuntu Touch on your Nexus 5 device. To do so you can use the following link for the Multirom Manager: http://goo.gl/c6vKxY. MultiROM Manager can install or update MultiROM, it's recovery and kernels. It can also install Ubuntu Touch system-image based builds into MultiROM as a secondary ROM.

How to install Ubuntu on your Nexus 4, Nexus 7 or Nexus 10

This is a step by step process showing you how to install Ubuntu on your Nexus device (Nexus 4, Nexus 7, Nexus 10) and on other mobile phones/tablets (community-driven ports). Before you start to do so we recommend you the following documentations (please carefully read the warning and disclaimer within the installation instructions).

Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Tutorial 2 - Connect to wifi networks & web

This short tutorial shows you how to connect to the Internet with Wifi/WLAN in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS.

First Outlook on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (April 2014)

In April 2014 the Ubuntu long term support release 14.04 will be released. In this short video we have a first look at the outcoming version and we explore what we can expect from the new release.

The main focus of Canonical for Ubuntu 14.04 are: 1. Stability and 2. Conversion i.e. making Ubuntu ready for the tablets.

The challenge all companies are focusing on is: To have one single operating system across all kinds of devices (desktop, tablets and mobile phones).

How to Uninstall Ubuntu from a Dual Boot Windows 7 PC

Tutorial on how to remove Ubuntu and the GRUB Boot menu from a Dual boot Windows 7 PC and return to a Single Operating System without having to reinstall Win7.

The world's first Ubuntu phone BQ Aquaris E4.5: Unboxing and Hands On

After years of development, Cannonical is ready to debut Ubuntu on phone, and that phone will be Spanish BQ's mid-range Aquarius E4.5. The world's first Ubuntu phone will be made commercially available in Europe on Feburary 9th for €170 through a web store that will be announced on the @Ubuntu Twitter handles within the next week.

The world's second Ubuntu phone Meizu MX4: First impressions

The Meizu MX4 “Ubuntu Edition” will be released at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Compared to the quite low-end first Ubuntu Phone Aquaris, the Meizu MX4 “Ubuntu Edition” comes along with quite decent specifications such as a 5.36-inch 1080p display, a MediaTek MT6595 octa-core processor with 2GB RAM and a 20.7MP camera with dual LED.

Top 5 things to do after installing Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

1. Enable ctrl-alt-backspace to kill xserver
2. Install pipelight so silverlight works
3. To get flash woking in chromium (chrome pepperflash)
4. Install restricted extras
5. Install Java runtime env and web plugin

How to Play Encrypted Blu-Ray's in Ubuntu 12.04, 12.10 and 13.04

This tutorial shows you how to make Ubuntu ready to play encrypted Blu-Ray's and how you can do so using the VLC media player. Within the tutorial, Quidsup provides an easy to use installer script, which can be used for Ubuntu 12.04, 12.10 and 13.04 or any Debian based distribution (for other Linux distributions please substitute apt-get for your package manager).

How to Install Ubuntu 12.04 to Dual boot alongside Windows 8, 7 or XP

Step by step guide on how to install Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin to be able to dual boot with Windows 8, 7 or XP. In this tutorial video I talk about which Ubuntu Download to go for (32bit or 64bit), how to create a bootable CD / USB Memory stick, and then I go through in detail all the aspects of the Ubuntu installer.