How to Install Skype 4.3 on Elementary OS Freya or Ubuntu 15.04.


Skype is a popular instant messenger free voice over IP  that can be used to text, voice calls and video over Internet. We can send Instant messages, Video messages,a and share files and videos to our friends and families from anywhere in the world. Skype supports Linux, Windows, Mac, and many mobile devices such as Windows phones, Android, iOS.

How to Install Skype 4.3 on Elementary OS Freya or Ubuntu 15.04.

For Ubuntu 15.04 Vivid:
Open Terminal and run command bellow

sudo gedit /etc/apt/sources.list
And then edit this section
#deb http://archive.canonical.com/ubuntu vivid partner
#deb-src http://archive.canonical.com/ubuntu vivid partner

become

deb http://archive.canonical.com/ubuntu vivid partner
deb-src http://archive.canonical.com/ubuntu vivid partner


For  Elementary OS Freya:

#deb http://archive.canonical.com/ubuntu trusty partner
#deb-src http://archive.canonical.com/ubuntu trusty partner

become

deb http://archive.canonical.com/ubuntu trusty partner
deb-src http://archive.canonical.com/ubuntu trusty partner


And then run these command
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install skype

How to Install Adobe Flash Player on Elementary OS Freya or Ubuntu 15.04

 

Adobe flash player is the essential application. Adobe flash player allows you to browse all multimedia content like videos, animations, flash games, etc. Adobe flash player supports operating systems like linux, windows, MAC, solaris, android more..

Here we can see How to Install Adobe Flash Player on Elementary OS Freya or Ubuntu 15.04.


For 32 bit system:
Open the terminal (Press Ctrl+Alt+T on keyboard). When Terminal opens, run the command below to update package lists:
sudo apt-get update
 Now install the flash player for your system using the below command
sudo apt-get install flashplugin-installer

This will install adobe flash player along with dependencies .
 
For 64 bit Ubuntu 15.04 Vivid:
Open Terminal and run command bellow
sudo gedit /etc/apt/sources.list
And then edit this section
#deb http://archive.canonical.com/ubuntu vivid partner
#deb-src http://archive.canonical.com/ubuntu vivid partner

become

deb http://archive.canonical.com/ubuntu vivid partner
deb-src http://archive.canonical.com/ubuntu vivid partner


For 64 bit Elementary OS Freya:

#deb http://archive.canonical.com/ubuntu trusty partner
#deb-src http://archive.canonical.com/ubuntu trusty partner

become

deb http://archive.canonical.com/ubuntu trusty partner
deb-src http://archive.canonical.com/ubuntu trusty partner





And then run these command

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install flashplugin-installer

How to install latest version GIMP 2.8.14 on Elementary OS Freya or Ubuntu 15.04



How to install latest version GIMP 2.8.14 on Elementary OS Freya or Ubuntu 15.04. GNU Image Manipulation Program (GIMP) is a free and open-source graphics editor software used for image retouching and editing, resizing, cropping, free-form drawing, photo-montages, converting between different image formats, and other .

New feature on GIMP 2.8
  • Single-Window Mode
  • Multi-Column Dock Windows
  • More Screen Real Estate For Dockable Dialogs
  • Save And Export
  • Layer Groups
  • Tools Drawn With Cairo
  • On-Canvas Text Editing
See more here

You can install GIMP 2.8.14 Elementary OS Freya or Ubuntu 15.04  by adding the Gimp PPA to Software Sources:
Open Terminal and run these command
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:otto-kesselgulasch/gimp
sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install gimp

After GIMP installation has complete you can open GIMP 2.8.14 from the Unity Dash (ubuntu) or menu option on Elementary OS.

How to install dropbox on Elementary OS Freya or ubuntu 15.04


How to install dropbox on Elementary OS Freya or ubuntu 15.04.
Dropbox is cloud storage client for Linux (supoport Elementary OS Freya or ubuntu) systems.

If you want install  dropbox on your Elementary OS Freya or ubuntu 15.04
This brief tutorial is going to show you how to easily install Dropbox Elementary OS Freya or ubuntu 15.04 easily.

Open Terminal and run this command


For 32 bit Elementary OS Freya or ubuntu 15.04

cd ~ && wget -O - "https://www.dropbox.com/download?plat=lnx.x86" | tar xzf -

For  64 bit Elementary OS Freya or ubuntu 15.04
cd ~ && wget -O - "https://www.dropbox.com/download?plat=lnx.x86_64" | tar xzf -

Next, run the Dropbox daemon from the newly created .dropbox-dist folder.
 
~/.dropbox-dist/dropboxd
 
And sign in with your account or you can register here 





How to install Elementary Tweaks on Elementary OS Freya

How to install Elementary Tweaks on Elementary OS Freya.
Elementary Tweaks is made for elementary OS. It is for people who like customization. Elementary Tweaks lets you change the theme, make modifications in application launcher, Plank dock and Slingshot, adjust animation settings, change shadow settings and etc.

You can install Elementary Tweaks easily via PPA.
Open Terminal and run this command

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:mpstark/elementary-tweaks-daily
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install elementary-tweaks


 


To launch Elementary Tweaks, open System Settings and then choose Tweaks from the System Settings menu.

How to Install Google Chrome in Elementary OS Freya, or Ubuntu 15.04



How to Install Google Chrome in Elementary OS Freya, or Ubuntu 15.04.
If you’ve tried to install Google Chrome in Elementary OS Freya or Ubuntu Linux 15.04, you may have noticed that Google Chrome not available in the  Software Center. However, it’s easy to download Google Chrome package file install it on your linux system, and we’ll show you how.

Open terminal and run this command

For 32 bit user
wget -c https://dl.google.com/linux/direct/google-chrome-stable_current_i386.deb


For 64 bit user
wget https://dl.google.com/linux/direct/google-chrome-stable_current_amd64.deb


When Google Chrome package download is finished, type the bellow command at Terminal (to install google chrome) and press Enter.

For 32 bit user
sudo dpkg –i google-chrome-stable_current_i386.deb


For 64 bit user
sudo dpkg –i google-chrome-stable_current_amd64.deb

How to install LibreOffice 4.4 in Elementary OS Freya or Ubuntu 15.04 via PPA

How to install LibreOffice 4.4 in Elementary OS Freya or Ubuntu 15.04. LibreOffice, the open-source office suite, has reached the 4.4 version release. Here’s how How to install LibreOffice 4.4 in Elementary OS Freya or Ubuntu 15.04 or 14.04 or Ubuntu 14.10.

You can see new feature at libreoffice website.

Install or Upgrade LibreOffice 4.4 in Elementary OS Freya or Ubuntu 14.04, 15.04 or 12.04:


LibreOffice 4.4 has been made into PPA, available for Elementary OS Freya Ubuntu 14.04, Ubuntu 12.04, Ubuntu 14.10, Ubuntu 15.04, and derivatives.

Simply run below commands in terminal to install on Elementary OS Freya

sudo add-apt-repository -y ppa:libreoffice/ppa

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install libreoffice


Simply run below commands in terminal to upgrade on ubuntu :
 
 

sudo add-apt-repository -y ppa:libreoffice/ppa

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get dist-upgrade