Laptops:OS Install Notes

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Base OS Ubuntu 13.10

computername DIYode-PC-14
log in automatically
No One account.
<<Restart when install completes.>>

Connect to wifi. (need to add DIYode wifi details)

System Settings|Software&Updates
 remove "Software restricted by copyright or legal issues (multiverse)"
 |Updates| - Automatic check = Never.
 Notify me of a new Ubuntu version = Never.

Open Terminal and Clean things up

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get ugrade
sudo apt-get dist-upgrade
sudo apt-get clean
sudo apt-get autoremove


- Lock = off.
- uncheck "require my password when waking from suspend"

User Accounts

- Add new user account "diyadmin" and make administrator.
- Enable account by adding a passwd.
- Change 'account type = standard' for diyuser, automatic login = ON.

Remove icons from SideBar Launcher.

Add applications and add icons to Launcher.
Arduino IDE
Arduino Core

Remove Applications

Ubuntu One (ubuntuone-control-panel-qt)
Thunderbird Email
Transmission BitTorrent Client
Empathy Internet Messaging
Landscape Service