Category: Troubleshooting

Adding Shortcuts to Taskbar on Cinnamon Linux Mint: Tutorial!

In this tutorial let’s have a look at how to add shortcuts to the taskbar on the Cinnamon Desktop Environment of Linux Mint as this option is not found at the usual place we would expect for not so obvious reasons! Okay for an example, let’s assume you have just installed chrome on your machine, and you would like to add the shortcut of chrome to your taskbar. Step 1: Make the app you need visible on the start menu Make the app you need visible on the start menu as shown in the screenshot below where I have chrome...

Can’t ping VirtualBox? Troubleshooting Guide and Solution

If you have just installed a guest OS like a Linux distro, Windows 10 or macOS on VirtualBox and you are hosting some network service on that virtual machine, then you need to configure some settings on the virtual box so that you can ping to that virtual machine and communicate with it over the network from any machine on your local network. This article shows you the configuration changes you need to make on your virtual box in order to make it possible. I have written this article keeping complete beginners in mind, so instead of just answering the...