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Tux Machines (TM)-specific
It is a well known fact that a majority of Ubuntu users come from the Microsoft Windows environment. These users are accustomed to the ease of click and get things done. There are many utilities available for Windows user to tweaks the system settings, of course you can't touch the base system and tweak it to improve performance. Most Windows users are aware of these utilities. What about Ubuntu?
Yes, we know since we have access to the source code we can improve it as much as we want, something you can't do on Windows machines. But how user friendly are these utilities? Is there anything that offers not only use of ease but also much more control than Windows machine? Yes, there is something called Ubuntu Tweaks which is an excellent and indispensable tool.