GNOME extensions are small plugins created by the community to add extra features to and extend the functionality of the GNOME desktop environment. There are over 1,000 available for free download on GNOME's extension page.

In this article, we will count down our top picks for the 10 best GNOME extensions available for Ubuntu 20.04 Focal Fossa. We have a separate guide for How to install Gnome Shell Extensions on Ubuntu 20.04 Focal Fossa Linux Desktop if you need to learn how to install GNOME extensions.

In this tutorial you will learn:
  • 10 of the most useful GNOME shell extensions available

WordPress has remained one of the best and easiest ways to get a sleek site up and running ever since its inception in 2003. As a matter of fact, current trends only show its popularity continuing to increase. WordPress is simple to use, and even hosting it yourself isn't that hard, as we'll prove to you in this article.

In this guide, we'll show you how to get your site hosted with WordPress on Ubuntu 20.04 Focal Fossa. We'll use Apache as our HTTP server, and also install PHP and MySQL since WordPress requires them in order to function. Once those packages are installed, we'll go over the configuration of Apache and MySQL, including initial setup of a database and user, before installing WordPress itself. Towards the end, we'll also show you how to configure optional SSL, in case you'd like your site to use HTTPS.

If you're more familiar with or happen to prefer Nginx over Apache, we've written a separate guide for Ubuntu 20.04 WordPress installation on Nginx.

In this tutorial you will learn:
  • How to install and configure Apache
  • How to install and configure MariaDB for MySQL
  • How to setup a MySQL user and database for WordPress
  • How to download and install WordPress
  • How to configure SSL for your WordPress site

In this tutorial you will learn how to enable or disable Universe, Multiverse and Restricted repository on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS Focal Fossa Linux Desktop or Server.

In this tutorial you will learn:
  • How to enable Universe, Multiverse and Restricted
  • How to disable Universe, Multiverse and Restricted
  • How to check for enabled repositories

The objective of this guide is to learn how to find location of the loaded php.ini. file.

In this tutorial you will learn:
  • How to find location of php.ini from command line
  • How to find location of php.ini by using the phpinfo() function

The objective of this article is to show how to remove Amazon dash launcher on Ubuntu 20.04 Focal Fossa Linux.

In this tutorial you will learn:
  • How to Remove Amazon dash launcher

The default Ubuntu 20.04 installation uses GDM as a default display manager. Since GDM does not support Guest session in this article you will learn how to switch to and alternative display manager LightDM and enable guest session.

WARNING
Any data created and settings configured using Guest session are temporary and will be deleted at the end of the session ( log out ).


In this tutorial you will learn:
  • How to install LightDM display manager
  • How to switch from GDM to LightDM
  • How to enable Guest session
  • How to login to Guest session

Jenkins is an automation server that is used to automate software development including: building, testing, and deploying as well as facilitating continuous integration and continuous delivery. The objective of this guide is to install Jenkins on Ubuntu 20.04 Focal Fossa Linux Server/Desktop.

In this tutorial you will learn:
  • How to add Jenkins's signing key and repository
  • How to install Jenkins
  • How to retrieve the initial Jenkins password
  • How to login to Jenkins

In the following article you will learn how to disable GUI on boot in Ubuntu 20.04 Focal Fossa Linux Desktop.

In this tutorial you will learn:
  • How to disable GUI on boot
  • How to enable GUI on boot
  • How to how to start GUI from command line

The objective of this article is to disable the middle mouse button click paste on Ubuntu 20.04 Focal Fossa Linux GNOME desktop.

In this tutorial you will learn:
  • How to disable middle mouse button click paste

The objective of this article is to disable dynamic motd and news on Ubuntu 20.04 Focal Fossa Linux.

In this tutorial you will learn:
  • How to motd login news
  • How to motd dynamic messages
  • How to silence motd dynamic messages system-wide
  • How to silence motd dynamic messages on per user basis

Wireguard is a modern and very easy to setup VPN available on multiple operating system. The application is available in the Ubuntu 20.04 official repositories, so it is also very easy to install. Unlike other software like OpenVPN which is based on the use of ssl certificates, Wireguard is based on the use of key-pairs. In this tutorial we will see how to configure, in few easy steps, a VPN server and a client peer on the latest stable version of Ubuntu.

In this tutorial you will learn:
  • How to install Wireguard on Ubuntu 20.04 Focal Fossa
  • How to create public and private key pair
  • How to configure the server and a client peer
  • How to redirect all incoming traffic to the VPN
Wireguard VPN on Ubuntu 20.04
Wireguard VPN on Ubuntu 20.04

The objective of this guide is to install Skype, the video chat and voice calls application on Ubuntu 20.04 Focal Fossa Linux.

In this tutorial you will learn:
  • How to install Skype using snap
  • How to download and install Skype using the official Skype Debian package
  • How to start Skype

The objective of this article is to install Microsoft PowerShell on Ubuntu 20.04 Focal Fossa Linux. PowerShell is a task automation and configuration management framework, which includes the PowerShell scripting language.

In this tutorial you will learn:
  • How to PowerShell
  • How to start PowerShell

The following tutorial will provide you with simple to follow steps on how to resolve the Temporary failure resolving error on Ubuntu 20.04 Focal Fossa Linux

In this tutorial you will learn:
  • How to check current DNS server
  • How to how to internet connection
  • How to query DNS name

The objective is to install VMware Workstation PRO on Ubuntu 20.04 Focal Fossa Linux. Then, you can set up virtual machines with VMware Workstation Pro on a single physical machine and use them simultaneously with the actual machine.

In this tutorial you will learn:
  • How to install VMware Workstation prerequisites
  • How to download VMware Workstation
  • How to install VMware Workstation
  • How to start VMware Workstation

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