Free analogue of Total Commander

Total Commander is a popular two-panel file manager for the Windows operating system. Managing files in two panels, for example, moving or copying from one folder to another, is much more convenient than in a standard file manager with one panel.

Total Commander has many additional features (more…)

How to open a Linux drive on Windows

The Linux operating system uses its own file systems. Unlike Windows, for which the usual file systems are NTFS, FAT32, and exFAT, the popular file systems on Linux are ext4, ext3, and ext2.

If you connect a Linux drive to Windows, or if you have Linux installed as a second system, then Windows (more…)

Official 7-Zip for Linux has been released

7-Zip is a free open source archiver that supports several archiving formats, including its own, which has better performance than other formats, and also supports almost all existing formats for decompression.

If you would like to know more about 7-Zip, then refer to the article “Free (more…)

How to select multiple inconsistent files and other tips for selecting files

You may need to select files in order to copy or delete several files at once. To select one file, just click on it with the left mouse button.

How to select all files

To select all files in a folder, go to that directory and press Ctrl+a on your keyboard. This keyboard shortcut works (more…)

Free alternative to WinRAR

Do I need an archiver now

Currently, the era of archivers has passed. Ten years ago, the archiver was one of the most important and one of the most frequently used programs because the Internet connection was slow and many files were compressed into archives. At modern data transfer rates, (more…)

How to download YouTube subtitle file in any language

This article will show you how to download subtitles for YouTube videos. In this case, you can choose any language for the downloaded subtitles. We will be using a free open source program that has a graphical interface and runs on Windows and Linux.

JDownloader can download subtitles from (more…)

How to download YouTube videos on Windows and Linux (GUI without third party services)

For Linux, there are different ways to download YouTube videos, including command line tools. I will show you a very user-friendly GUI downloader. In fact, this program supports hundreds of sites to automate downloads. Among these sites are file hosting and video sites. Moreover, you are not just (more…)

How to change default export settings in phpMyAdmin

phpMyAdmin has handy tools for exporting databases or individual tables. All this can be done in the web interface without using the command line.

To export a table, click on its name on the left side of the phpMyAdmin window, and then go to the “Export” tab.

A (more…)

How to disable window grouping in Xfce

Window grouping is a combination of icons of open applications of the same type into one. Grouping saves space on your control panel.

But not everyone likes the grouping of windows, because in this form, more actions are needed to switch to the desired window. You can also get confused (more…)

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