Ubuntu Linux for Non-geeks teaches readers by experience rather than instruction. It also covers all the topics...
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likely to be of interest to an average desktop user, such as installing new software via Synpatic; Internet connectivity; working with removable storage devices, printers, and scanners; and handling DVDs, audio files, and even iPods.
Chapter 7 -- Dressing up the Bird -- of Ubuntu Linux for Non-geeks covers customization of the desktop and teaches tasks such as creating a user accounts and adding additional toolbars and windows.
Chapter 7, titled, "Dressing up the Bird," is excerpted from Ubuntu Linux for Non-geeks by Rickford Grant, published in August, 2006, by No Starch Press (ISBN: 1593271182 ). Copyright August 2006, No Starch Press, Inc. All rights reserved. Reprinted with permission by No Starch Press. To see a complete Table of Contents, click here.