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Ubuntu Linux: Your visual blueprint to using the Linux operating system Paperback

ISBN-13: 978-0470345207 ISBN-10: 0470345209 Edition: 1st

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Product Details

  • Paperback: 320 pages
  • Publisher: Visual; 1 edition (March 30, 2009)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0470345209
  • ISBN-13: 978-0470345207
  • Product Dimensions: 9.2 x 7.2 x 0.8 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.4 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 3.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #2,153,248 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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From the Back Cover

Welcome to the only guidebook series that takes a visual approach to professional-level computer topics. Open the book and you will discover step-by-step screen shots that demonstrate over 130 key Ubuntu tasks and techniques, including:

  • Burning Ubuntu to a CD
  • Adding or removing applications

  • Creating, renaming, and managing folders

  • Configuring removable drives and media

  • Finding files with the Tracker search tool

  • Setting up an Evolution e-mail account

  • Creating and editing documents with Writer

  • Developing spreadsheets and presentations

  • Playing CDs and videos and recording sound

  • Using the command line

"I have several books from the Visual series and have always found them to be valuable resources."
— Stephen P. Miller (Ballston Spa, NY)

  • High-resolution screen shots demonstrate each task
  • Succinct explanations walk you through step by step

  • Two-page lessons break big topics into bite-sized modules

  • "Apply It" and "Extra" sidebars highlight useful tips

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4 of 4 people found the following review helpful By Joe R. Hays on April 18, 2009
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This book is a worthwhile supplement to Beginning UBuntu Linux, Third Edition, which I had previously bought. It covers much of the same material, but its profuse illustratins clarify the mostly solid text of Beginning Ubuntu Linux. It is a worthwhile addition.
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