4 Tricks to Speed Up Ubuntu

This week I'm showing you some tried and true ways to get the most performance out of your Ubuntu box. Add me: || http://bit.ly/nixgoogleplus Code used in Video (in order of appearance) * Show Hidden Startup Apps: sudo sed -i "s/NoDisplay=true/NoDisplay=false/g" /etc/xdg/autostart/*.desktop * Install Preload from Software Center * Change Swappiness Value 1. Run terminal 2. Enter following line to see current swappiness value cat /proc/sys/vm/swappiness (default value in Ubuntu for swappiness is 60) 3. Open file /etc/sysctl.conf in a text editor, I did gedit /etc/sysctl.conf 4. nter the following parameter # Decrease swappiness value vm.swappiness=10 5. Save the file and restart the computer Fight for the users in our Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/CKYwgxA


  1. Arushi
  2. Arushi
  3. She looks like Ubuntu
  4. it says i need permission file to edit sysctl
    please help
  5. I just just installed Ubuntu on my PC this thing is crazy, very nice
  6. Nice video
    But after install ubantu 16.04
    My pc restart again and again what should i do
  7. Can somebody tell me why Ubuntu Gnome takes so much RAM (almost a Gig) while KDE takes up half than that !
    Isn't Gnome supposed to be more lightweight !??!
  8. Hola Nixie
  9. + _ * Omg ! Ricura ! girl .
  10. Thanks. Do you have a video explaining how to make Ubuntu to detect more than 2 gb of RAM in 32 bits?
  11. i like u
  12. ok....
    I love her eyes
  13. how to edit videos on linux?
  14. Subscribed because of your beauty.
  15. while shuttdown in ubuntu it takes more time to shutdown and also getting an error msg can someone please help
  16. When i search preload from Ubuntu software then it gives me a mirage install. .
    Plse tell me. .
  17. Hello,
    How to install preload from Ubuntu software. .
  18. Linda
  19. swap + SSD disk = rip
    making this same as in tutorial = more temperatures
  20. sudo sysctl vm.swapiness=10 - no need to restart

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