MATE tweak tool for fixing the MINT desktop The MATE tweak tool is used to easily tweak the Linux Mint MATE desktop. Install this easily with the command below. [email protected] ~ $ sudo apt install [email protected] ~ $ sudo apt install mate-tweak Now we can tweak our desktop. Here, this is how to disable desktop …

The default Linux behavior allows the user to gain root access by typing su and entering the root password to gain a root prompt. If you wish to disable this behavior, then run this command: vim.tiny /etc/pam.d/su then uncomment this line: #auth required pam_wheel.so use_uid#auth required pam_wheel.so use_uid This will require a user to login …

The caps lock key on Linux is very annoying when hit accidentally. Especially when you are typing a password. This simple command will disable the key permanently. [email protected] ~ $ setxkbmap -option ctrl:nocaps If you put this in Startup Applications which may be found under System-Preferences-Startup Applications, the caps lock key will be disabled when …