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The Official Ubuntu Book, Third Edition by Jono Bacon, Jonathan Jesse, Corey Burger, Benjamin Mako Hill

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Chapter 4. Advanced Usage and Managing Ubuntu

AS YOU’VE SEEN SO FAR, Ubuntu is relatively straightforward to set up and use for the common day-to-day tasks. With time, though, most users want to change their software, add and experiment with other software that Ubuntu has to offer, install and use hardware devices and printers, access remote files, use the famous (and sometimes feared) terminal, and maybe even run some Windows programs. Ubuntu provides many ways to do each of these things. While they are a ...

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