How to Change Hostname in Ubuntu Server/Desktop

Hostname is the friendly name use to identify your server on a network. Configuring the hostname is an important network configuration task and therefore as a Linux administrator, it is important that you know how to set the hostname in your Ubuntu system.

How to Edit the Hosts File in Ubuntu Linux

Ubuntu utilizes the /etc/hosts file, as well as DNS services to look up IP Addresses. When communicating with a remote computer by their name (instead of IP address), the Ubuntu domain name lookup service looks first in the /etc/hosts file before consulting DNS servers.

If an entry found in this file, the Ubuntu system will not communicate with a DNS server to resolve the IP address.

How to Create a Local Account in Windows 10

Prior to the Windows 8, local accounts were the standard user type in Microsoft Windows. Windows 10 now use the Microsoft account as the standard account type.

However, local accounts are still supported in Windows 10 and many PC users prefer local accounts over Microsoft account.

How to Connect Bluetooth Headphones to PC Windows 10

Your Windows 10 PC/Laptop can use Bluetooth to connect to wireless audio devices such as speakers and headphones. The following guide explains how to connect your wireless headphones to your computer.

How to Cancel a Print Job in Windows 10

Cancelling a print job is very easy. Open the Printers and scanners pane, right-click the appropriate printer and select Open Printer Queue. Then select the document and choose cancel from the Document menu.

How to Configure static IP address in Ubuntu Server 18.04 LTS

How to Configure static IP address in Ubuntu Server 18.04 LTS

When it comes to Ubuntu network interface configuration, the way in which you set a…

Ubuntu Snap Packages: Complete guide to  snap package management tool

Ubuntu Snap Packages: Complete guide to snap package management tool

Snappy is a universal package format introduced by canonical, the same company behind the Ubuntu…

How to Install KDE Desktop on Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver

How to Install KDE Desktop on Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver

Ubuntu 18.04 uses GNOME as its default desktop, but there are a couple of other…

How to Install VMware Workstation on Ubuntu

How to Install VMware Workstation on Ubuntu

Installing VMware Workstation on Ubuntu isn't hard to do. Actually, it's very easy. First, we…