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Ubuntu Linux Starter Kit (Starter Kit)

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Publisher Comments:

Ubuntu Linux has rapidly emerged as the world's #1 Linux distribution for desktop users. Only one thing's missing: a package that makes it easy for you to install Ubuntu and quickly get productive with it. That's exactly what The Ubuntu Linux Starter Kit offers. You get: " An easy, friendly Quick Start guide that covers everything they need to get up and running with Ubuntu " A comprehensive, authoritative Ubuntu reference guide on DVD in conveniently searchable electronic format " The newest Ubuntu distribution, complete with the OpenOffice.org office productivity suite, Firefox web browser, Thunderbird email software, and much more The Ubuntu Linux Starter Kit walks you step-by-step through installing, upgrading, configuring, and using Ubuntu. It covers both Ubuntu graphical desktops, all the tasks you need to manage their Ubuntu systems, network them, and connect them securely to the Internet. It also offers step-by-step guidance for using each of Ubuntu's leading productivity tools, including OpenOffice.org, Firefox, and Thunderbird.

Book News Annotation:

This is a complete starter kit for Ubuntu Linux. It includes a DVD with the complete Ubuntu Linux distribution, a quick start guide with installation instructions and an overview of the basics, and a dual-boot option that allows users to keep Microsoft Windows on their systems, including files and applications. Also included are the Firefox Web browser, the OpenOffice.org productivity suite, the GIMP graphics editing tool, and more. Instructions are straightforward and well-supported by screenshot illustrations. Annotation ©2010 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

Walking desktop users step by step through installing, upgrading, configuring, and using Ubuntu, this easy-to-use kit covers both Ubuntu graphical desktops, all the tasks users need to manage their Ubuntu systems, network them, and connect them securely to the Internet.

About the Author

Andrew Hudson is a regular freelance contributor to Linux Format magazine, the UK's largest Linux magazine. Paul Hudson is a professional developer, full-time journalist for Future Publishing, and recognized expert in open source technologies. His articles have appeared in Mac Format, PC Answers, PC Format, PC Plus, and Linux Format. Andrew and Paul Hudson are co-authors of Ubuntu Unleashed, Second Edition and Fedora Unleashed.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780672330605
Publisher:
Sams
Subject:
Operating Systems - LINUX
Author:
Hudson, Paul
Author:
Sams Publishing
Author:
Hudson, Andrew
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Starter Kit
Publication Date:
20091231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
112
Dimensions:
9.10x7.50x1.30 in. .90 lbs.

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