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Why I Prefer Linux Over Windows

I always get asked why I use Linux on my laptop instead of Windows, and in this blog, I will cover my main reason. Updates One of the biggest reason I dislike Windows is the forced updates. I think most people can agree that at least one time a Windows update broke some form of their OS, I almost always have issues every update. Linux, [...]


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Wireless Card Issue Resolved!

So if you have been following along with my Blogs, you will know that since buying my Laptop I have had wireless issues with any Linux Distro. After several attempts to install drivers for my card, which was a Realtek wireless card and asking Reddit and other forums nothing had actually fixed the issue, so I bit the bullet and bought an [...]




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Sad Days, Windows Revisited.

So it happened… I made the switch back to Windows, and before you start throwing rocks at me, let me explain. I have spent a few months now using Linux full time, at it started off great and I was really enjoying it, but then it finally hit me. I think the best way to explain why I have gone back is to start off with the pros, and [...]





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Install Nvidia Drivers on Linux

So you have just installed Linux and you want to make sure everything is working? I have a few steps to make sure your GPU is in full use. First I install Screenfetch in the terminal sudo apt install screenfetch Then type screenfetch in the terminal and the output will look like this Now check and see if a GPU is listed, if it is good [...]


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Software I Use For Study

When you first move to Linux from Windows the first thing you realise is how much you depended on Microsoft products, in my case their office suite. Moving to Linux I had to find out the best software for me and my studies and this is what I will be using coming into my second semester. WPS Office Suite Free Linux Mint comes with Libre [...]


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One Week Before D Day

Next week is the day where I start using Mint for study, and i’m pretty excited to see how it goes and how much of Mint I can use without having to load up my Windows 10 Dual boot. Since i’ve been using Mint on my laptop I have had no serious issues, maybe a few minor bugs that were easily fixed but that was really it. My [...]



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Wifi Issues

Ever since I installed a distro onto my Laptop which is a ASUS X550jX I had always had an issue where the wifi would drop out every 30 mins or so. After awhile of browsing I found a website called Medium.com and a post there by elmaxx who had a fix for my wifi adapter, so I thought I would post the command here for anyone else having an [...]


Linux Journey

Why I Prefer Linux Over Windows


VMware Lab

VMware Lab 23: Using vSphere Update Manager


Linux Journey

Wireless Card Issue Resolved!