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Automatically enable HTTPS on your website with EFF’s Certbot, deploying Let’s Encrypt certificates

https://certbot.eff.org/#ubuntuxenial-apache

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IMPASSA Self-Contained 2-Way Wireless Security System (model SCW9057)

This wireless security system is widely used by ADT and companies providing security. Useful links: IMPASSA Self-Contained 2-Way Wireless Security System DSC – IMPASSA Self-Contained 2-Way Wireless Security System – User Video English DSC IMPASSA 2 Way Wireless Security System

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[XPS 15 9560/Precision 55520] FIX for Lag/Stuttering on Kaby Lake

I bought a Dell XPS 15 9560 recently and after setting it up and updating all drivers, etc. I noticed there was a lag/stuttering when using Google Chrome browser. It turns out I was not alone – apparently many people

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Ubuntu updates via command line

Update: sudo apt-get update # Fetches the list of available updates sudo apt-get upgrade # Strictly upgrades the current packages sudo apt-get dist-upgrade # Installs updates (new ones) Clean up the system from old packages: sudo apt-get update && sudo

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Force Apt-Get to IPv4 or IPv6 on Ubuntu or Debian

You can force IPv4 with: apt-get -o Acquire::ForceIPv4=true update or IPv6: apt-get -o Acquire::ForceIPv6=true update To make this persistent,check this post out: https://www.vultr.com/docs/force-apt-get-to-ipv4-or-ipv6-on-ubuntu-or-debian

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Ubuntu 16.04 – Mutiny Desktop layout first impressions

Ubuntu 16.04 – Mutiny Desktop layout first impressions

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Building Visual Studio Code on a Raspberry Pi 3

http://www.hanselman.com/blog/BuildingVisualStudioCodeOnARaspberryPi3.aspx

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How to install Mono on Ubuntu

sudo apt-key adv –keyserver hkp://keyserver.ubuntu.com:80 –recv-keys 3FA7E0328081BFF6A14DA29AA6A19B38D3D831EF echo “deb http://download.mono-project.com/repo/debian wheezy main” | sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/mono-xamarin.list sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install mono-runtime

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How to install .Net Core on Ubuntu 16.04

Add the dotnet apt-get feed In order to install .NET Core on Ubuntu, you need to first set up the apt-get feed that hosts the package you need. sudo sh -c ‘echo “deb [arch=amd64] https://apt-mo.trafficmanager.net/repos/dotnet-release/ xenial main” > /etc/apt/sources.list.d/dotnetdev.list’ sudo

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How To Watch Netflix on Ubuntu The Easy Way

I was trying to find a way to watch Netflix in Ubuntu 14.04 In the past you had to install Wine and Silverlight. Since Google Chrome 37 it should work natively. Still I was getting Error Code: M7063-1913 It turns

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