Install MiniTube 2.3.1 YouTube client in Linux Mint 17.1 or 17

MiniTube is a lightweight YouTube client that doesn’t need Flash. It’s well designed, and lets you easily search via keyword or channel. MiniTube is a great tool for folks who love YouTube videos. Here’s how you can install MiniTube 2.3.1 in Linux Mint 17.1 or 17. How to install MiniTube 2.3.1 in Linux Mint 1. Open […]

Install Victory Icon Theme in Linux Mint 17.1 or 17

Linux Mint is a great looking distro, but sometimes you want a little change in how it looks. If you like Windows 7 then you’ll enjoy the Victory Icon Theme. This theme has icons that resemble the ones in Windows 7. Here’s how you can install the Victory Icon Theme in Linux Mint 17.1 or […]

Install VMware Player 7.1.0 in Linux Mint 17.1 or 17

You can now get VMware Player 7.1.0 for Linux Mint 17.1 or 17. This release of VMware Player includes numerous bug fixes, and the ability of users to edit processor and memory settings in restricted virtual machines without the need to enter the restrictions password. The VMware Player 7.1 release notes include a list of […]

Upgrade your Linux Mint 17 system to 17.1

Linux Mint 17.1 has been out for a little while and now it’s possible to upgrade your Linux Mint 17 system to Linux Mint 17.1. If you aren’t familiar with Linux Mint 17.1, you should read the release notes for the Cinnamon or MATE desktops before doing an upgrade on your system. The release notes […]

Install VirtualBox 4.3.20 in Linux Mint 17.1 and 17

Linux Mint is a terrific desktop distribution, but it’s possible to get bored even with the best distro. Fortunately, VirtualBox is a free and open source application that will let you install as many different distributions as you want. You can then switch between them to use different desktop environments and applications. How to install VirtualBox […]

Install Everpad 2.5.6 in Linux Mint 16

Everpad is an unofficial client for the popular Evernote application. How to Install Everpad 2.5.6 in Linux Mint 16 1. Open a terminal window. 2. Type in the following commands then hit Enter after each. sudo add-apt-repository ppa:nvbn-rm/ppa sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install everpad Additional Linux Mint Resources Linux Mint Blog Linux Mint Documentation […]

Install LibreOffice 4.1.3 in Linux Mint 16

How to Install LibreOffice 4.1.3 in Linux Mint 16 1. Open a terminal window. 2. Type in the following commands then hit Enter after each. For 32-bit: wget -c download.documentfoundation.org/libreoffice/stable/4.1.3/deb/x86/LibreOffice_4.1.3_Linux_x86_deb.tar.gz tar -xzvf LibreOffice_4.1.3_Linux_x86_deb.tar.gz cd LibreOffice_4.1.3.2_Linux_x86_deb/DEBS sudo dpkg -i *.deb For 64-bit: wget -c download.documentfoundation.org/libreoffice/stable/4.1.3/deb/x86_64/LibreOffice_4.1.3_Linux_x86-64_deb.tar.gz tar -xzvf LibreOffice_4.1.3_Linux_x86-64_deb.tar.gz cd LibreOffice_4.1.3_Linux_x86-64_deb/DEBS sudo dpkg -i *.deb Additional Linux Mint […]

Install VLC 2.1.0 in Linux Mint 15

VLC 2.1.0 provides better device selection, rewritten audio core, enhanced volume management and plenty of other new features. You can view a full list of new features in VLC 2.1.0 in the official release announcement on VLC’s news page. How to Install VLC 2.1.0 in Linux Mint 15 1. Open a terminal window. 2. Type in […]

Install VLC 2.1.0 in Linux Mint 16

VLC 2.1.0 provides upgraded volume management, enhanced device selection, rewritten audio core, and various other new features. You can read a full list of all the new features in VLC 2.1.0 on the official release announcement page. How to Install VLC 2.1.0 in Linux Mint 16 1. Open a terminal window. 2. Type in the following […]

Install Gtk-Gnutella 1.0 in Linux Mint 16, Linux Mint 15, and Linux Mint 14

Gtk-Gnutella is a server and client for Gnutella. Gtk-Gnutella provides the following features for using Gnutella: Share files on the Gnutella network (Limewire, BearShare, Xolox, Gnucleus, Shareaza, Morpheus …) Compressed Gnutella connections Compressed UDP traffic (negotiated) TLS support for Gnutella and HTTP connections Simultaneous downloading of files from multiple hosts (swarming) Passive searches Searching by […]

Install Sweet Home 3D 4.1 in Linux Mint 15

Sweet Home 3D lets you change the interior design of your home. You can do many things to rearrange your home, including the following features: Draw straight, round or sloping walls with precise dimensions using the mouse or the keyboard. Insert doors and windows in walls by dragging them in the plan, and let Sweet […]

Install Task Coach 1.3.32 in Linux Mint 16 Petra

Task Coach is a to-do management application that lets you manager your day effectively. Features found in Task Coach include: Creating, editing, and deleting tasks and subtasks. Tasks have a subject, description, priority, start date, due date, a completion date and an optional reminder. Tasks can recur on a daily, weekly or monthly basis. Tasks […]

Install Virtualbox Guest Additions in Linux Mint 15

How to Install Virtualbox Guest Additions in Linux Mint 15 1. Open a terminal window. 2. Type in the following commands then hit Enter after each. sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install virtualbox-guest-additions-iso Additional Linux Mint Resources Linux Mint Blog Linux Mint Documentation Linux Mint Downloads Linux Mint Forum Linux Mint Site Did this tip help […]