The Windows Subsystem for Linux has graduated from beta, and will become a ‘fully supported feature’ in Windows 10 Fall Creators Update.
Microsoft has released an update to Visual Studio Code, its open-source code editor for Windows, macOS and Linux. Visual Studio Code 1.14 is a sizeable update to the Electron-based editor, and adds a slate of new features, various stability and usability improvements, plus a welcome dose of bug fixes. Notable Improvements Selection has been re-implemented […]
This post, Visual Studio Code Updated with a Slew of New Features, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Looking for a Linux email client that works with Microsoft Exchange servers, Office365 or Outlook accounts? You’re far from alone. We regularly receive emails and tweets from Ubuntu users who want to know how to set-up a Microsoft Exchange account on Ubuntu so that they can access their work email, calendar, tasks and contacts. Many […]
This post, Hiri Lets You Access Microsoft Exchange Accounts on Linux, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
If you use Skype 4.3 on Linux I’ve some bad news as Microsoft has said the Qt Skype Linux app will no longer work from July 1, 2017.
This post, The Native Skype Linux App Will Stop Working July 1, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Microsoft has unwrapped “the next generation of Skype”, a feature-packed update aimed at injecting youthful appeal into the venerable VoIP brand. Dubbed ‘new Skype’, Microsoft say the new version of Skype add more personalisation, more immediacy, and more intimacy to the service. “Life is busy and filled with too many options. Staying connected, with all this noise, can sometimes […]
This post, ‘Next generation of Skype’ Unveiled, But Theres No Mention of Linux Support, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Microsoft has confirmed that users of Windows 10 S, a feature-limited version on Windows 10, won’t be able to install Linux distros from the Windows Store.
This post, Windows 10 S Won’t Let Users Install Linux Distros, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Ubuntu will soon be available to install from the Windows Store on Windows 10. Nope, I’m not drunk, and you’re not hallucinating. The news was announced by Microsoft’s Terry Myers at the software giant’s annual Build conference for developers. What’s more Ubuntu isn’t the only Linux distribution planned. Microsoft says it is working with SUSE and Fedora to bring their […]
This post, Ubuntu, Fedora and OpenSUSE are Coming to the Windows Store, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Microsoft Windows is usually a presence in most computing environments, and UNIX
administrators likely will be forced to use resources in Windows networks from
time to time. Although many are familiar with the Samba server software, the matching
smbclient utility often escapes notice.
Add you likely know, Windows 10 Anniversary Update offers a hidden developer-orientated feature called Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL) and also known as ‘Bash on Ubuntu on Windows’. The feature allows fans of popular open-source and Linux-based command line tools to use them seamlessly on their Windows desktop, no need to dual-boot into a Linux distro or open […]
This post, This Tool Lets You Use Fedora and Other Distros with Windows Subsystem for Linux, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.