OpenOffice.org Quick Introduction For New User

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OpenOffice.org (OOo) is a freely available, full-featured office suite. OOo is both a software product and a community of volunteers that produces and supports the software. However, new users may get lost while finding help, support and productivity enhancing extensions. This blog post covers OOo new user orientation to to discover support, tutorials, community insights, templates, clip art, extensions, and blogs for OOo.

xrandr: Linux Resize / Set The Screen Size Quickly Via Command Line Options

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Generally, I need to switch my Gnome screen size to 800×600 to watch TV via TV-Tunner card as my card supports max 800×600 resolution. For rest of my work I prefer to use 1024×768 pixels. You can create a shortcuts on the desktop to resize screen quickly: