With this manual you’ll see why Ubuntu is the obvious choice for both the beginner and advanced Linux user alike. You’ll understand what the Ubuntu name stands for, where it came from and how it’s evolved over the years into the desktop environment we see today. You’ll learn where to download Ubuntu and what you’ll need to get it up and running.
Talking about Ubuntu is one thing but how do you get it onto your computer? With this manual to hand, you’ll learn how to install Ubuntu on a PC, Mac and even in a virtual environment. You’ll be shown how to update it, manage it and how to keep your Ubuntu installation in tip-top condition.
Ubuntu is a varied operating system, with many different aspects to look into. We’ll help you through the initial stages of getting used to Ubuntu and we’ll look at what apps it comes preinstalled with. We’ll even show you how to completely change the look and feel of the desktop.
To Ubuntu, and Beyond
This manual has you covered from the ground up, and when you’re ready to expand your Ubuntu knowledge, we’ll take you deeper into the rabbit hole and discover some of the amazing and inspiring tips, tricks and tweaks that Ubuntu has to offer. If you need just one Ubuntu book to rule them all, this is it!