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How To Install Vanilla GNOME Shell on Ubuntu 17.10

So you’ve installed Ubuntu 17.10 but you’re not 100% sold on the direction Ubuntu has taken the GNOME desktop in — no shame in that. The customized version of GNOME that Ubuntu 17.10 uses is very much in the mould of the (now defunct) Unity desktop, so it won’t be to everyone’s tastes. If you’d like […]

This post, How To Install Vanilla GNOME Shell on Ubuntu 17.10, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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How to Upgrade to Ubuntu 17.10 From a Previous Release

upgrade ubuntu 17.10Now that the Ubuntu 17.10 release is officially out many of you will be faced with the decision of whether to upgrade, or not. In this post we’ll show how to upgrade to Ubuntu 17.10 from Ubuntu 17.04, plus provide a few pointers to those of you who want to upgrade from 16.04 LTS. As we mention […]

This post, How to Upgrade to Ubuntu 17.10 From a Previous Release, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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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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