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Multiple desktops in Windows

nView windowIf you have an nVidia graphics card and are running Windows, you can easily set it up to have more than 1 desktop, similar to what the GNOME and KDE desktop managers do in Linux. This way you can easily manage many open windows by grouping them on different desktops. Find out how →

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BASH: persistent aliases

A very nice feature of BASH is defining aliases. An alias is like an alternate name or a nickname for a command. Instead of typing a long comand with many arguments every time you use it, you can just type the (short) alias you chose for it. Continue reading