Tag: ubuntu 12.10

  • How to change Desktop Environments in Ubuntu 12.10

    If you want to change Unity and install anything else (like KDE) in Ubuntu 12.10, then this article is for you. Just copy-paste the commands into your terminal, press enter … wait a little bit for the packages to download and you are ready. Logout, pick your favourite Desktop Environment and log back in. It’s […]

  • Get Crossover for free (only for today)

    Hurry up guys! CrossOver allows you to install many popular Windows applications on your Linux computer. Your applications integrate seamlessly into Ubuntu; just click and run. No rebooting, no switching to a virtual machine, and no Windows Operating System license required! CrossOver lets you run many applications such as Microsoft Office and Quicken. It also […]

  • How to fix your AMD Graphics in Ubuntu 12.10 (updated)

    The last week or so has been one of transition for AMD’s Catalyst driver, especially for those you have a quite old Radeon GPU. Alongside the launch of Ubuntu 12.10 – that comes with new xorg 1.13 and breaks the fglrx (aka Catalyst 12.9) – AMD has also drop the support for Radeon HD 4000, […]

  • How to install nVIDIA 310.14 drivers, major changes

    NVIDIA has released a new (beta) Linux graphics drivers for Linux community. The latest beta nVIDIA 310.14 driver is now available for download. This time nVIDIA comes with some new major changes, such as fixing (at laaaast) the Youtube-blue-face bug caused Adobe Flash and libvdpau. Next to that, VDPAU is optimized for significant improvement in moving […]

  • How to upgrade from Ubuntu 12.04 to Ubuntu 12.10

    Step 1: Remove any 3rd party repositories In case you are currently using any 3rd party repositories, like xorg-edgers or ubuntu-x, it is recommended to remove them from your system as to avoid unexpected situations. Also, If you have used our uXeye script to install your nvidia GPU drivers, then you have to uninstall them […]

  • AMD Catalyst 12.9 released – Install Guide (updated)

    The latest AMD Catalyst 12.9 was released yesterday (13/9/12) . The most significant change here is that Catalyst 9 improves your embedded Radeon graphics. For example if you’re using a netbook with an AMD CPU, then you have better support for its embedded IGPU, like E6760, E6460 etc. Last but not least, the AMD hasn’t […]