A quick tutorial how to set up obs-studio

A quick tutorial how to set up obs-studio

Obs-studio is a tool to stream your desktop, sound, webcam, … to youtube and chat with your followers of your channel. Read more about it on Open Broadcaster Software at https://obsproject.com. OBS-STUDIO SETTINGS I added the “Automatically record when...
How to get the best Arch Linux servers to update your system

How to get the best Arch Linux servers to update your system

You may have seen me struggle with the Arch Linux servers in one of my videos.Time to dive into the application reflector. Read all about it on your own computer.Type reflector –help in the terminal and read more.Servers speed and service all depend on your own...
Everything you need to know about the ArcoLinux Tweak Tool

Everything you need to know about the ArcoLinux Tweak Tool

install the desktops anytime anywhereon any Arch Linux based system ARCOLINUX TWEAK TOOLDOES SO MUCH MORE Tabs to the left are always visible they will function in the right desktop Autostart Desktop installer Grub Config Hblock Lightdm Config Neofetch config Pacman...
How to get whatsapp on your ArcoLinux system

How to get whatsapp on your ArcoLinux system

Whatsapp is an app most of us know. You can check out what it is and does on their website. We show you in the video how to install it and explain how to connect your mobile to your desktop. sudo pacman -S whatsapp-nativefier Playlist on Youtube :  Communication...
How to connect to a remote computer with teamviewer

How to connect to a remote computer with teamviewer

One of the goals of teamviewer is to give people the ability to remotely manage a computer system. Windows, Mac and Linux alike. It does not matter.  You can also manage your computer from your ipad or your iphone etc… How do we install it on ArcoLinux? sudo...
Everything you need to know about burning an iso to usb

Everything you need to know about burning an iso to usb

Etcher seems to be a good all-rounder. Meaning Etcher will work on Linux, Windows and macOS. https://www.balena.io/etcher/ On ArcoLinux we have mintstick installed – in the menu accessories/usb image writer Check the Arch Wiki on this matter. WINDOWS : Burn a...
How to install telegram

How to install telegram

Telegram is one way of communicating with ArcoLinux users and the ArcoLinux Team. Discord is another communication tool. Stay on top of things and get information from ArcoLinux all the time. Installing telegram is super easy. Open a terminal and type sudo pacman -S...
In order to use redshift you need to know 3 tips

In order to use redshift you need to know 3 tips

Redshift had been deleted from the iso in the past because it did not work. As of 19.03 version it is back on the iso and it includes a fix. People who stay rolling install it like this sudo pacman -S redshift Tip 1 : Make sure /etc/geoclue/geoclue.conf contains these...
Use telegram on any device to deliver your messages or images

Use telegram on any device to deliver your messages or images

To know more about Telegram I send you to their website and let you read what telegram is about : https://telegram.orgInstalling could not be simpler.sudo pacman -S telegram-desktopThen you start the application and make sure you are able to use it using your...
Quick and easy way to get an awesome grub start screen

Quick and easy way to get an awesome grub start screen

Since the images in Virtualbox are too small I have taken pictures with my smartphone. Hence the stripes and reflection. Bear that in mind. Depending if you are on ArcoLinuxD or ArcoLinuxB make sure you have grub-customizer installed. Then install our grub package...
How to change your grub theme

How to change your grub theme

 Just download and install. The easy installation is at the end of the article.  First we visit the Arch wiki page to learn more about GRUB and the tips and trics of GRUB. We navigate to where the grub configuration file is and the grub themes are. /boot/grub/...
Use peek to show us what goes wrong on your system

Use peek to show us what goes wrong on your system

If you want to explain something in order to get help there is this application peek. It will generate an animated gif you can then upload to imgur and put the link in the forum. Working in this manner we can see what is going on on your end....
Explore the new alias rip in our bashrc

Explore the new alias rip in our bashrc

Thanks to a tip on discord on the suggestions channel we have a new alias.One to see what packages have been installed recently R I P equals Recent Installed PackagesMake sure expac is installed on your...
How to update any ArcoLinux or how to stay rolling

How to update any ArcoLinux or how to stay rolling

Long procedure to update If you want to learn more about your system and keep track of what changed then this procedure is for you. 1 – bupskel Will create a backup folder of /etc/skel prior to your updates 2 – update Will download and install all Arch...
How to install Samba on any ArcoLinux system

How to install Samba on any ArcoLinux system

Until ArcoLinux 18.11 Samba was installed on the iso. The ArcoLinux 18.12 edition and later will no longer have samba and samba related software. Since we had issues with Samba end of November we investigated Samba and decided not to include it anymore on the iso. If...
How to uninstall Samba and its components

How to uninstall Samba and its components

Until ArcoLinux 18.11 Samba was installed on the iso.All ArcoLinux 18.12+ editions will no longer have samba and samba related software. Since we had issues with Samba end of November we investigated Samba and decided not to include it anymore on the iso. If you do...
How to set up simplescreenrecorder to share your videos on youtube

How to set up simplescreenrecorder to share your videos on youtube

Simplescreenrecorder has  been my standard recording tool for many years and many tutorials. It is reliable and it just works. I do not wish to edit my videos after. No stunning intro’s and stunning endings. Just sharing the knowledge as good and simple as I can...
Install the zafiro icon theme and use the power of inherits

Install the zafiro icon theme and use the power of inherits

I came across the Zafiro icon theme on the social media. The icon theme was mentioned. As an Arch Linux user the first thing you do …. is check … is it on the AUR? It is on the AUR! Install it with yay -S zafiro-icon-theme Let us use this icon theme to...
How to install caffeine – any desktop

How to install caffeine – any desktop

Caffeine is an application you can install to keep your computer “awake” at all times.Tray bar application able to temporarily inhibit the screensaver and sleep mode.You can find the github here : https://github.com/caffeine-ng/caffeine-ngYou can change...
Changing the panels of xfce the easy way

Changing the panels of xfce the easy way

The best way is to just follow what I do in this video. Just know that this application is called xfce4-panel-profiles. Starting from 18.10 the newer package and its configuration are already installed. If you want to keep rolling and do not do a clean install then...
Checking out the aliases on your system can be quite interesting

Checking out the aliases on your system can be quite interesting

This is a command that just works on any Linux system. Type in the terminal the command alias  and you will get the list of all possible aliases on that system. Making a new one is super easy. For example when you type inxi you get just 3 lines of information. If you...
Installing and using viber on your ArcoLinux system

Installing and using viber on your ArcoLinux system

You check out if you want viber by visiting their website. Installing could not be easier. Install it first on your mobile (ios or android) – see that you have an account. Then proceed to ArcoLinux and install with yay -S viber You will get popups guiding you...
Get more specifications of your hardware via hwinfo

Get more specifications of your hardware via hwinfo

The application hwinfo provides you  (very fast I may add) with all the technical information you could desire. It may be already installed on your version otherwise install it with sudo pacman -S hwinfo To be able to see the short version from the video, try this in...
Easy way to change the numix folders from color

Easy way to change the numix folders from color

There is an application that will let you change ONLY the Numix folders from color AND choose also a different kind of folder if you want it. Just point and click and apply. Could not be simplier. It will overwrite the original Numix folder icons. But you can reset it...
Add menu’s to your xfce menu for online applications

Add menu’s to your xfce menu for online applications

There are a lot of applications that are hosted online. Netflix.com Pixlr.com Google drive Onedrive Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint online Google Calendar Google Contacts Google Mail and so many more If you want to have a menu in your Xfce menu to those websites...
Adding jgmenu to your polybar

Adding jgmenu to your polybar

In this article we installed jgmenu and talked about this new menu called jgmenu coming from this github. We can add this menu as well to polybar. Polybar is an alternative menu you can use on Openbox, i3, Bspwm and so many more. We will now show you how to get this...
Adding jgmenu to your openbox system

Adding jgmenu to your openbox system

Jgmenu is an X11 menu intended to be used with Openbox and Tint2. If you miss a “start button and menu” in your Openbox system, Jgmenu can be a solution. We install it with sudo pacman -S jgmenu Then we need to add it to our tint2 menu with a few steps. We...
How to burn a Windows 10 iso to an usb on Linux

How to burn a Windows 10 iso to an usb on Linux

Sometimes you want to burn a Windows iso on an usb to test out this operating system on bare metal and not in a virtual machine. The application woeusb will help you achieve this. More info about the application on the github. In the video we will use the gui or...
Use asciinema to show what goes on in your terminal

Use asciinema to show what goes on in your terminal

To give better support we need to see your terminal output. This will be great if you are on ArcoLinuxD. Then we do not have a graphical interface. Asciinema is going to record what is happening in your terminal. asciinema rec Type exit to stop recording. You will get...
The use of Neofetch explained – any desktop

The use of Neofetch explained – any desktop

Neofetch is a terminal application that provides information about your system. You can find the github here. A lot of information can be shown and each element has many options. They are all in your neofetch configuration but you check them as well on this webpage....