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kb:linux:linuxlite2genericinstall [2014/08/16 17:49]
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kb:linux:linuxlite2genericinstall [2016/01/13 20:35] (current)
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 ===== After First Boot Configuration ===== ===== After First Boot Configuration =====
 +
 +==== Software Updates and Drivers ====
   * On the Bottom of Screen panel or bar select the **''​Terminal''​** icon    * On the Bottom of Screen panel or bar select the **''​Terminal''​** icon 
   * Copy & Past the following commands into the Command Line window (the Terminal) one line at a time:<​code>​sudo apt-get update   * Copy & Past the following commands into the Command Line window (the Terminal) one line at a time:<​code>​sudo apt-get update
 sudo apt-get install squid-deb-proxy-client sudo apt-get install squid-deb-proxy-client
 exit</​code>​ exit</​code>​
 +  * Menu >> Settings >> Session and Startup >> "​Advanced"​ tab 
 +    * CHECK "​Launch GNOME services on startup"​ 
 +<note important>​**Note:​** If an application asks about setting the password for the "​Default keyring",​ make **certain** it is set to the **same password as the user login** -- so that logging into the user account will also log into the "​Default"​ keyring -- which in turn is used to store other passwords.</​note>​
   * Menu >> Favourites >> Install Updates   * Menu >> Favourites >> Install Updates
     * Enter the user password when prompted     * Enter the user password when prompted
     * ''​y''​ to accept the changes (then press Enter)     * ''​y''​ to accept the changes (then press Enter)
-    * When see a text prompt that ends with ''​ (Y/​I/​N/​O/​D/​Z) [defautl=No]?''​ ← Just press the **''​Enter''​** key+    * When see a text prompt that ends with ''​ (Y/​I/​N/​O/​D/​Z) [default=No]?''​ ← Just press the **''​Enter''​** key
  
 <note warning> <note warning>
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 ==== Fully Configure Language Support ==== ==== Fully Configure Language Support ====
-  * System ​Settings >> Language Support+  * Settings >> Language Support
     * IF "​Language support not installed completely"​ then select "​Install"​     * IF "​Language support not installed completely"​ then select "​Install"​
 <note tip>​**Since I live in Canada** ... I also do the following: <note tip>​**Since I live in Canada** ... I also do the following:
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 </​note>​ </​note>​
  
-==== Install ​Better Support for Audio & Video Playback ====+==== Better Support for Audio & Video Playback ====
   * Menu >> System >> Install Additional Software   * Menu >> System >> Install Additional Software
     * Select ''​Install Restricted Extras''​ ← ''​15''​ (then press Enter) when these notes were written     * Select ''​Install Restricted Extras''​ ← ''​15''​ (then press Enter) when these notes were written
-      * In the Restriced ​Extras Installer window → Select the "​✔Yes"​ button+      * In the Restricted ​Extras Installer window → Select the "​✔Yes"​ button
       * Enter the user password when prompted       * Enter the user password when prompted
-      * Select the "​OK"​ button when installing this is done+      * Select the "OK" button when installing this is done
     * Enter ''​0''​ (then press Enter) to Exit     * Enter ''​0''​ (then press Enter) to Exit
   * On the Bottom of Screen panel or bar select the **''​Terminal''​** icon    * On the Bottom of Screen panel or bar select the **''​Terminal''​** icon 
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 sudo apt-get install audacious sudo apt-get install audacious
 exit</​code>​ exit</​code>​
 +  * Menu >> Settings >> Removable Drives and Media >> “Multimedia” tab
 +    * Audio CDs Command: ''​%%audacious cdda://​%%''​ ← to auto-play Audio CDs when inserted
 +    * Video CDs/DVDs Command: ''​%%vlc -f dvd:///​dev/​sr0%%''​ ← to auto-play DVDs (full-screen) when inserted
  
 ==== Internet Applications Configuration ==== ==== Internet Applications Configuration ====
   * Menu >> System >> Install Additional Software   * Menu >> System >> Install Additional Software
-    * Select ''​Install ​Restricted Extras''​ ← ''​15''​ (then press Enter) when these notes were written +    * Select ''​Install ​Chrome Web Browser''​ ← ''​2''​ (then press Enter) when these notes were written 
-      * In the Restriced Extras ​Installer window → Select the "​✔Yes"​ button+      * In the Chrome ​Installer window → Select the "​✔Yes"​ button
       * Enter the user password when prompted       * Enter the user password when prompted
-      * Select the "​OK"​ button when installing this is done+      * Select the "✘No" button when installing this is done, and ask about launching Chrome 
 +      * Select the "✔OK" button 
 +    * Select ''​Install Google Talk Browser Plugin''​ ← ''​7''​ (then press Enter) when these notes were written 
 +      * Enter the user password when prompted 
 +      * Select the "✘No" button when installing this is done, and ask about going into Google Hangouts now 
 +      * Select the "​✔OK"​ button
     * Enter ''​0''​ (then press Enter) to Exit     * Enter ''​0''​ (then press Enter) to Exit
 +  * Menu >> Internet >> Google Chrome → UNCHECK Make Google Chrome default browser → Start Chrome → Close Window
 +    * run Chrome again → select "​Don'​t ask again" (in top yellow bar) → "No thanks"​ link (next to bottom left of sign-in box)
 +
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