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Since the early 1990s, the Linux desktop has matured from a simple window manager to a full desktop. Join us on a journey through the history of the Linux desktop. I first installed Linux in 1993. At that time, you really didn’t have many options for installing the operating system. In those early days, many …

Overview Vokoscreen is a video desktop recorder for Ubuntu that allows selection of the screen area, setting the number of frames, and even provide a zoom function on the area the cursor is located.   Prerequisites Ubuntu 18.04   Installation 01. Install using the following commands   02. Once installed can access the application using …

Overview Peek is another desktop video recorder. It’s simple and can output the recording in GIF, APNG, WebM and MP4. It might not have all the features like Vokoscreen has but it is sufficient for simple use cases.   Prerequisites Ubuntu 18.04   Installation 01. Add the package repository for Peek. 02. Update the package …

Overview Shutter is an Ubuntu software that can be used to make a screenshot of the desktop and applications. It also provides basic editing of images like blurring sections, adding text and arrows and crop.   Prerequisites Ubuntu 18.04   Installation Install using the following commands   Ubuntu Shortcuts From the Ubuntu Settings, select “Devices” …