univention corporate server
In this article, we will take a look at Univention Corporate Server (UCS) and It is also sort of brief tutorial on UCS. Before we get into it, lets talk about an overview.

1: Overview

First, what is Univention Corporate Server (UCS)? It is an enterprise Linux distribution that is built by Univention. It is their goal to simplify the access to applications and devices for organizations and Univention heavily uses Open Source software for that. Basically, this involves three core topics:
  • A central identity management system
  • An app store-like environment for applications
  • And, of course, IT infrastructure and device management
All this is brought together into one product called Univention Corporate Server.

Vimix themes are around from quite a while, it's been in development since 2013 and continuously evolving. The creator of vimix is dedicated to work on Linux eyecandy, you can checkout other themes as well from same creator: Qogir, Matcha, Canta and make sure to give feedback to the creator that what you think of the work done.
Vimix is a Material design flat theme for GTK and Gnome Shell based on Flat-Plat theme. It supports most of the desktop environments such as: Gnome, Gnome Shell, Cinnamon, Xfce, Mate, Budgie etc. There are two variants for the themes normal and color, the main different in themes variants is title-bar buttons. Vimix theme pack is available via our PPA for Ubuntu/Linux Mint. If you are using distribution other than Ubuntu/Linux Mint then download file directly from theme pack page and install it in this location "~/.themes" or "/usr/share/themes". If you find any kind of bug or issue within this theme then report it to creator and hopefully it will get fixed very soon.


Flat-Remix is an elegant theme and icons pack designed to make desktop pretty. It is inspired by material design, it's Gtk theme is flat and based on Arc theme with high contrasts and sharp borders, released under GNU General Public License V3. You can find many themes or icons that looks great on Linux desktop but not hesitating to state that it seems to be perfect eyecandy for your desktop.
There are three gtk theme variants in this pack (normal, dark and darker), we also included gnome shell themes from previous release so you can use it on your Gnome Shell desktop. For icons this pack offers three versions: Original, Dark and Light. You can choose whichever combination fits your needs. Flat-Remix pack is available via our PPA for Ubuntu/Linux Mint. If you are using distribution other than Ubuntu/Linux Mint then download file directly from theme pack page and install it in this location "~/.themes" or "/usr/share/themes". Since this pack is in active development, make sure to give feedback to author and if you find any kind of bug or issue within this theme then report it and hopefully it will get fixed very soon.


Papirus suite is specifically designed for KDE desktop but now the icon theme is available for other desktops as well which includes: Unity, Gnome, Mate, Cinnamon and others. Previously we had a ported version of Papirus KDE icons in the PPA but now it is directly supported and maintained by creator. There are two variants in this icon pack with light and dark panel icons, it has more than 3500 icons for different applications and still counting, if you find any missing icon then directly report it creator via Github page. There was an official PPA but discontinued back in November 2016 and now these icons can be installed via wget method. You can use Unity Tweak ToolGnome-tweak-tool to change themes/icons.

You may have your favorite icon theme installed on Linux desktop right now but here is the new icon pack "Mugricons". It is released just few days ago under license GNU General Public License V3, this icon pack borrowed some icons from three icon sets that are: Archdroid, Zafiro and Adwaita.
Mugricons offers two variants light version and dark version, you can choose appropriate one according to your desktop theme. It is compatible with most of the Linux desktop environments such as Gnome, Unity, Cinnamon, Mate, Lxde, Xfce and others. Since this is very first icon theme by this creator, you should expect to see some issues/bugs but in our test we didn't encounter any until now. For this icon theme many application icons available and if you found any missing icon or want to include something in this icon pack or face any kind of bug then report it to creator.


Some people prefer to use flat design themes, if you are then we present you this theme pack "Qogir". It is based on Arc theme and targets GTK3 and GTK2 based desktop environments. You can install and apply this theme pack, if you are running any of these desktop environments: Gnome, Gnome Shell, Cinnamon, Xfce, Mate, Budgie etc.
There are six theme variants available in this pack which includes light and dark versions, so you choose whatever you would like to skin your desktop with. Also there are square version of themes available for exactly same themes. Qogir theme pack is available via our PPA for Ubuntu/Linux Mint. If you are using distribution other than Ubuntu/Linux Mint then download file directly from theme pack page and install it in this location "~/.themes" or "/usr/share/themes". There are also themes for Gnome Shell which can go along with its GTK versions. If you find any kind of bug or issue within this theme then report it to creator and hopefully it will get fixed very soon.
qogir theme

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If you use flat material design themes then you are on the right page. Matcha theme is one of the best themes which has material design and looks great along with its own icon pack. It is based on Arc theme and support Gtk3, Gtk2, Gnome Shell and support almost every desktop environment such as Gnome, Cinnamon, Mate, Xfce, Mate, etc.
We are offering Matcha themes and icon pack via our PPA for Ubuntu/Linux Mint. If you are using distribution other than Ubuntu/Linux Mint then download zip file directly from theme page and install it in this location "~/.themes" or "/usr/share/themes". There is also theme for Gnome Shell which can go along with its Gtk version. If you find any kind of bug or issue within this theme then report it to creator and hopefully he will fix it soon.


Masalla icon theme is a Vector graphics icons theme released to use in Linux Desktop. Basically this icon theme is mixture of different icons sets, it is offers more than 15000+ icons including wide range of applications, categories, devices, places/folders, status, mime-types, and more. It is compatible with most of the Linux desktop environments such as Unity, Gnome, KDE, Cinnamon, Mate, Lxde, and others. For this icon theme most of the application icons available, still if you found any missing icon or bug in this set then report it. Ambiance Blackout Colors theme used in following screenshots. You can use Unity Tweak ToolGnome-tweak-tool or Ubuntu-Tweak to change themes/icons.
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masalla icons masalla icons

>>>Available for Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic/18.10/16.04 Xenial/14.04 Trusty/Linux Mint 19/18/17/other Ubuntu derivatives
To install Masalla Icon Theme in Ubuntu/Linux Mint open Terminal (Press Ctrl+Alt+T) and copy the following commands in the Terminal:


If you are using KDE desktop then run following command too:
For Dark version

If you already used above command for KDE and now you want to move back to other desktop then run following command:
For Dark version

That's it

Backing up is one of the most important things to remember. It’s a pretty basic concept that you have to have a backup of important data. Data loss can be devastating, especially if it was an important document or something precious. There are a number of ways to back up your data like creating a number of copies over a few handy storage devices.
In terms of backup, cloud backup is one of the safest ways to make sure that your data are safe and sound. There’re a number of available cloud services that allow cloud storage where you can save your important file and access it later on, anywhere in the world! However, putting every single file manually in the cloud would take the amount of time proportional to the size and number of files.
Why not allow CloudBerry to do the job for you? CloudBerry Backup is one of the best cross-platform software solutions that will allow you to automate backups to your favorite cloud storage service. Welcome to CloudBerry Lab!

You may be aware of Ubuntu Tweak application, it is great utility but it is no longer in development (discontinued) and developer abandoned this project 4 years ago. The last release was for Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty/Linux Mint 17.x but the latest release also works fine in Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial/Linux Mint 18.x. Ubuntu Tweak was mainly designed to manage Ubuntu system and desktop settings but it can also work in Ubuntu based distributions (some of the features won't work if you are not using Unity desktop). It is easier to use, free and was released under the GNU General Public License (GPL) version 2.
This utility offers many features which you can't find in system and desktop settings options. It lets you change lots of things in your system such as: adding scripts to file manager, running cleaner, change themes, change login screen background and so on.

Features:
  • Change Fonts
  • Change system sounds
  • Change themes and icons
  • Configure login screen (lightdm)
  • Options for Desktop icons
  • Configuration for Unity
  • Workspace settings
  • File Manager settings
  • Add scripts to File Manager
  • Assign default program to file types
  • Source editor
  • System Cleaner
  • and more.


Shadow icon theme is a new comer for Linux desktop, it looks beautiful with all kind of themes. It is meant to be modern clean and customizable, the primary color of this set most likely bluish and many apps icons are in round shape. So basically this theme is mixture of round and normal (square) shape icons, lets see where this theme will head in the future, it should choose shape what users asks. As creator mentioned this icon theme is his first so please bare any bugs or missing icons. You can report bugs or suggest new icons to include in this set via this link. You can use Unity Tweak ToolGnome-tweak-tool to change themes/icons.

Another theme pack with icons for your Linux Desktop. Plane theme is designed to make desktop more elegant and simple, it goes very well along with its own icon pack. Now a days many themes are under development for Gnome and Plane is one of them, it is constantly updating since 2017, fixing and making theme look better. It has some parts from Arc and Adwaita themes, also some other themes inspired author to make Plane more eye catching.
There are two versions in this theme: light version and dark version which gives comfort to your eyes. This pack includes Gnome shell themes as well, which lets you match your Gnome shell with your Gtk theme.
Primarily, this pack targets Gnome Shell desktop but can be used on other desktops as well such as: Cinnamon, Xfce, Mate etc. Icons are designed to use with this theme pack but if you want then you can use them with any theme of your choice. Themes are available for Ubuntu 18.10/18.04 and Linux Mint 19 via our PPA. Icons available for Ubuntu 18.10/18.04/16.04/14.04/Linux Mint 19/18/17. If you find any kind of bug or problem with this theme pack then report it to author and it will get fixed in the next update.


You may have heard and used multimedia converter application as audio/video files converter only. FF-Multi-Converter is an application that lets you convert audio/video files to various formats, documents to several formats and images to most used formats. isn't it great? This application is around for a while and you may or may not used it. The most recent version ported to Python3 and now supports most of the Linux distributions.