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Ultimate Linux Newbie Guide

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Whether you have been using a computer for years, or if you are totally new to it all, this guide can help you get to grips with all the important parts of using Linux, as opposed to Windows (or Mac OS) in order to operate your computer.

In this guide, you'll find out why Linux offers a real alternative to other operating systems, how you can install Linux on to your computer for free, and how to get to grips with using Linux on a daily basis without any techno jargon!

Some topics include:

1. What is linux?
2. Why Linux - What's the benefit?
3. Choosing a distribution
4. Preparing to install Linux.
5. Installing Linux (Ubuntu 5.10).
6. What's this GNOME thing?
7. What's this KDE thing?
8. How do I get software?
9. How do I install software?
10. Using Linux every day
11. Managing my files
12. I don't know any commands!

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