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How To Enable Fractional Scaling in GNOME 3.26

Despite the best efforts of many fractional scaling wasn’t ready for the GNOME 3.26 release earlier this month. But those of you running GNOME on a HiDPI display need not despair as you can enable experimental fractional scaling in GNOME 3.26 — but only in the Wayland session. And this post, the one you’re reading, will […]

This post, How To Enable Fractional Scaling in GNOME 3.26, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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How to Disable Network Connectivity Checking in Ubuntu 17.10

ubuntu captive portal connectivity check settingAs someone who works out of public coffee shops quite regularly I’m looking forward to the addition of captive portal detection in Ubuntu 17.10. This feature aims to make as easy to connect to public wifi on Ubuntu as it is on macOS and Android. Captive portals are commonly encountered when connecting to public wifi hotspots. […]

This post, How to Disable Network Connectivity Checking in Ubuntu 17.10, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Finding Files in the Command Line

Unfortunately in Linux, certainly Ubuntu, the default GUI file search is not the most useful way to find files. With just a small amount of patience you can find files quickly and easily using the command line, and your options for this are really powerful if you want to learn a bit about it. Locate The […]

This post, Finding Files in the Command Line, was written by Nixie Pixel and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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