How to Reset Ubuntu Desktop to Default Settings

How to Reset Ubuntu Desktop to Default Settings

Here’s a handy command line trick you can use to reset the Ubuntu desktop to default settings. The command works for Unity and GNOME Shell on Ubuntu 17.04 and up. It will also reset the MATE desktop to its stock settings should you have it installed. Why reset Ubuntu...
[How To] Create A Window Geometry Software

[How To] Create A Window Geometry Software

Small GUI tool to get both the net size and the real size of a window (dynamically updated) As explained further below in “Explanation”, both wmctrl and xdotool return a slightly incorrect windowsize. The script (indicator) below will show both the...
What Is a Executable Directory

What Is a Executable Directory

No, the executable permission for directories means that you can enter the directory, making it your present working directory using cd, and see which files it contains. It’s useful to think of a directory just as a file which is a list of file names. Read bit...
[How To] Use Emoji In Fedora

[How To] Use Emoji In Fedora

Fedora 25 Workstation ships with a new feature that, when enabled, allows you to quickly search, select and input emoji using your keyboard. Emoji, the cute Ideograms that are part of Unicode are used fairly widely in messaging, especially on mobile devices. You may...