Ubuntu For Absolute Beginners

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2012-02-14
60 pages

Book Description

Curious about Ubuntu, but not sure where to start? Start here: "Ubuntu: An Absolute Beginner's Guide", by author Courtney Loo, is the latest free guide from MakeUseOf and will teach you everything you need to know about Ubuntu in easy-to-understand language.

Ubuntu is a free/libre, open-source operating system with 20 million users worldwide. But it's also so much more than that: it is an ethos, a collaborative project and, first and foremost, Ubuntu is a community of people.

If you're reading this guide, you're probably interested in moving away from proprietary operating such as and ; perhaps you've already installed Ubuntu on your computer but are not sure where to start.

Migrating to a new operating system can be daunting, especially when faced with unfamiliar words like 'FLOSS', 'command line interface' and ''. Many people are intimidated by the technical jargon of a non-commercial operating system and believe it's too advanced for them.

Well, that is simply not true.

Ubuntu is easy to install and simple to use. Best of all: it's completely FREE!

Book Details

  • Title: Ubuntu For Absolute Beginners
  • Author:
  • Length: 60 pages
  • Edition: 1
  • Language: English
  • Publisher:
  • Publication Date: 2012-02-14
  • ISBN-10: B0079PE6ZY