Get the oldest file in the Linux directory

There are a number of commands that can be used to get different types of information about files and directories in a Linux operating system. In this…

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Rename Linux file starting with Dash

When naming a file, it is customary and recommended not to begin or end a filename with a hyphen (dash), space, underscore, and period (period). However, sometimes…

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How to upgrade from Windows 7 to Windows 10

To upgrade from Windows 7 to Windows 10, check the system requirements. Make a full backup of the current installation and files. Download the Media Creation Tool…

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How to fix error 0x80004005 when starting VirtualBox VM on Windows 10

If you use VirtualBox to create and run virtual machines on Windows 10, it’s likely that at some point you’ll end up with an “E_FAIL (0x80004005)” error…

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How to create folders in the Windows 11 Start menu

In Windows 11 22H2, the Start menu gets an update that lets you organize your apps as folders in the Pinned section, similar to the feature available…

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How to check whether the drive uses GPT or MBR partition style in Windows 10

Windows 10 lets you use two types of partition styles, including the older Master Boot Record (MBR) or the newer GUID Partition Table (GPT). A partition describes…

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How to fix hard drive problems on Windows 11

With Windows 11, failures and other issues are expected over the lifetime of any hard drive, including solid-state drives (SSD) or traditional hard disk drives (HDD). For…

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Solanum Pomodoro Timer application for Linux

Solanum is a free, open-source time management application for Linux. With Solanum you can easily manage your work and break times on your system. It is based…

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How to disable WiFi or Ethernet network adapter in Windows 11

On Windows 11, open Settings > Network & Internet > Advanced network settings. Click the Disable button for the network adapter that you want to disable. press…

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How to back up the registry on Windows 11

On Windows 11, if you don’t carefully edit the registry, many problems can arise, so it is important to create a backup copy of the entire registry….

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