VLC Player upgrade to 2.2.1 now possible
VLC Player that is on Linux Mint is of version 2.1.6. This version cannot play H-265 video formats (matroska - .mkv). To be able to play video files of such nature, upgrade your VLC Player to 2.2.1.
KStars - desktop planetarium for KDE
KStars - virtual C++ / QT / KDE planetarium that displays an accurate picture of the night sky (including the Sun, moon, stars, constellations, clusters, nebulae, galaxies, comets, asteroids,
ScreenRuler - measure objects on your desktop
ScreenRuler is a simple onscreen ruler. Allows measurement in pixels and other units. Has horizontal and vertical modes. ScreenRuler is useful primarily designers, web developers and those
Jack audio connection kit - audio server for Linux
JACK is a de facto standard for professional audio server for Linux. JACK (a recursive acronym for JACK Audio Connection kit) is a very powerful software. Some new users initially think it confusing,
Looking for run previous commands in Linux Mint
Work in linux terminal, you can do a little better and faster, if you know a few simple tricks. Consider how fast to run the previous commands, how to search through the command history.
Create a text memo from the selected text
Often, while surfing on the Internet there is a need to store some information on your computer. A small script which will save the information to a text file. It is very convenient.
Opera - Fast, secure, easy to use browser
Opera - well-known Internet browser based on Chromium code base, which supports Linux (64-bit). Features high speed, friendly interface and broad functionality.
Picty helps you manage photos on Linux Mint
Are you still looking for an app that can handle your large collection of photos? If Yes, then you can take advantage of the excellent lightweight app called Picty. Although a variety of other
Poster printing in Linux Mint on A4 sheets
In this article we will talk about the possibility to print the posters in Linux Mint. But once the poster is ready, very often there is a logical need to print this image large size on A4 sheets. In
Toggl - a program for working time tracking
In this article I want to talk about the program Toggl for time tracking. If You often work at the computer, even for very convenient, how much do you spend per day on work without being distracted
When - Plan task depending on various conditions
"When" (or "when-command") is a task scheduler, which allows you to perform different actions under different circumstances. You can force your desktop to perform various tasks depending on various
The clipboard managers for Linux Mint
Have you ever copied something important, but got distracted? This could lead to the fact that you copied to the clipboard is something else that removed the previous contents? I've done this many
How to remove spaces in file names?
Spaces in file names very often can create a lot of "hemorrhoids". Who works in the console, that will understand me. Recently there was a need to mass encode a group video files from one format to