Ubuntu

Mapping a Network Drive on Linux

You must be on the UCONN Network, if yuo are not you will have to connect to the UCONN Network using the University’s VPN Client.  Graphical Option (Ubuntu Desktop):  Open the Nautilus graphical file browser through the Applications menu, or from a terminal window type: nautilus –browser, then press Enter.  Click the Go menu, then click Enter Location… In the Path […]

Mapping a Personal (P:) Drive on Linux

You must be on the UCONN Network, if you are not you will have to connect to the UCONN Network using the University’s VPN Client.  Graphical Option (Ubuntu Desktop): Open the Nautilus graphical file browser through the Applications menu, or from a terminal window type: nautilus –browser then press Enter.  Click the Go menu, then Enter Location… In the Path field, type smb://files.uconn.edu/Home and press Enter.  In the […]

Installing Updates in Ubuntu Linux

Installing Updates 1. Use the desktop search function and find “Update Manager”. 2. Open Update Manager and click check to find all the new updates. 3. By selecting Install Updates, it will install all needed updates. 4. When trying to install the updates, Ubuntu will prompt you for the user password in order to proceed. Enabling […]