Simple Samba file sharing set-up for Ubuntu 18.04

Samba is the name of the open source version of the protocol that the Windows operating system uses to share files. It is useful because it is fairly well supported on Linux, Mac and Windows machines although Windows likes to change things to make it harder sometimes. The steps below will set up a simple …

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How to change where screen-shots are saved in Ubuntu 18.04

It seems like all screen-shots in Ubuntu 18.04 are saved by default into the Pictures folder. This is fine, or at least it would be if there was a way to change the setting. For some reason adjusting it with gsettings didn’t work for me. The code is below of anyone wants to point out …

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Record a screen, window or selection with Kazam

Kazam is a very simple screen recorder for KDE but just because it is simple doesn’t mean it isn’t really good at it’s job. Kazam provides a well designed and easy to use interface for capturing screen‐casts and screenshots. It can record desktop video and multiple audio streams simultaneously with control over audio levels and …

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