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The new edition of this best-selling guide to Ubuntu for beginners covers Ubuntu 10.04, Lucid Lynx. Grant tackles topics likely to be of interest to the average desktop user such as installing software; connecting to the Internet; working with flash drives, printers, and scanners; burning CDs and DVDs; playing audio and video; using iPods; customization; and even a bit of the command line. Based on reader feedback, this edition includes even more screenshots and visuals; more troubleshooting help; more specific tips and tricks; and a bit more technical stuff, in plain English of course.

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"Ubuntu for Non-Geeks" - by david garrison on 30-JUL-2011
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Clear and concise, this book gave me all the tools to get started with the Ubuntu linux system.   Rickford Grant clearly shows you where to find all the tools you will need to get started.   This is a must have book.
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