How to Add New Sources to Your Sources List in Linux

Hello,

You have probably found yourself in the need of adding a new source to the sources list, either to get a specific package or just for new updates. Well, no matter why you want to do it, I will show you how to.

Difficulty level: Easy

1. Open a terminal or konsole Learn More

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How to Easily Run the Upgrade.php Script in Elgg 1.8

In this article, I will give you a step by step guide on how to easily run the Upgrade.php script in Elgg 1.8. Sign in to your Elgg site as an Admin and follow these steps:

1. Once logged in, click on the Administration link on the topbar: Learn More

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How to Add Useful Links on Activity Page in Elgg 1.8

In this article, I will give you a step by step guide on how to add useful links on the activity page in Elgg 1.8. Many Arvixe Elgg users contacted me if there was an easy way to change the activity page to add some useful links like on previous versions. Now it is possible with a plugin called Social Dashboard. To install the plugin, follow these steps:

1. First, we are going to download Social Dashboard for Elgg 1.8.

2. After download, install the plugin in your Elgg site. For plugin installation instructions please read this article that explains how to do it.

3. Now, login on your Elgg network as an Admin. Go to the Admin Dashboard. To go there; click on the Administration link on the topbar: Learn More

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