Installing Ubuntu 20.04 LTS
Download the latest Ubuntu iso file from here. LTS version is recommended.
Now, the ubuntu iso file needs to be burned into a USB flash drive. So, download balena Etcher software. This software is very light weight and extremely easy to use.
Run the Etcher software.
- Select the downloaded iso file
- Select the USB flash drive ( 16 GB recommended )
- Click on Flash
- Now, Restart your PC
- Enter the boot menu ( In my case, the boot menu button is F12)
- Boot from USB drive
- Install the Ubuntu Linux
For detail you can watch this video below:
CONGRATULATIONS! NOW, YOU HAVE UBUNTU LINUX…
Before installing anything, you need to update the installed Ubuntu. This will only take a few minutes to complete. For update:
Press Ctrl + Alt + T to open terminal
Run the following commands:
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get upgrade
Press Ctrl + Shift + V to paste this command on the terminal.
1. Brave Browser
NOTE: If you are good with the default Firefox browser then you can skip this installation.
Remove the firefox browser with the following command:
sudo apt-get remove --purge firefox
Run the following commands serially to install the brave browser:
sudo apt install apt-transport-https curl
sudo curl -fsSLo /usr/share/keyrings/brave-browser-archive-keyring.gpg https://brave-browser-apt-release.s3.brave.com/brave-browser-archive-keyring.gpg
echo "deb [signed-by=/usr/share/keyrings/brave-browser-archive-keyring.gpg arch=amd64] https://brave-browser-apt-release.s3.brave.com/ stable main"|sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/brave-browser-release.list
sudo apt update
sudo apt install brave-browser
Open a brave browser with the following command and set it to default:
CONGRATULATIONS! NOW, YOU HAVE BRAVE…
2. Visual Studio Code
Simply run this command:
sudo snap install --classic code
There are some must-have extensions to help you in web development. Install the following extensions from VS Code:
- HTML CSS Support
- Auto Rename Tag
- Live Server
CONGRATULATIONS! NOW, YOU HAVE VS CODE…
Figma is a great UI/UX design tool and its also available for linux. To install it:
- Open Ubuntu Software and search Figma and install figma-linux.
CONGRATULATIONS! NOW, YOU HAVE FIGMA…
4. Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Photoshop doesn’t directly run on Ubuntu. You need a compatibility layer. We’ll use Wine with PlayOnLinux which is free and easy to use.
To install wine, type the following terminal command:
sudo apt install wine32(Recommended)
sudo apt install wine64
To install PlayOnLinux, type the following terminal cmd:
- sudo apt install playonlinux
Download the Photoshop setup file and extract it.
Download the Crack file and extract it.
Open PlayOnLinux and click on ” Install “.
Search and select Adobe Photoshop CS6. Then click ” Install “.
Click ” Next ” > ” Browse ” and locate the extracted Photoshop Set-up.exe file.
Now, PlayOnLinux will start normal Photoshop installation. Install the trial version of Photoshop. Now, you should see Photoshop Icon on PlayOnLinux main window.
To activate the trial version:
- Open the “32-bit” folder from extracted crack folder.
- Copy the crack file ” amtlib.dll “.
- Open PlayOnLinux and open Photoshop Directory by right-clicking.
- Paste(Replace) the ” amtlib.dll ” file on that directory.
Now, Adobe Photoshop CS6 is activated. Double click on the Photoshop icon and Enjoy!
CONGRATULATIONS! NOW, YOU HAVE PHOTOSHOP…
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