Monday, 24 November 2008

VirtualBox Shared Folders In a Linux Guest OS

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using virtualbox shared folders in a linux guest operating system

Wednesday, 29 October 2008

Scribus Manipulating Shapes

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How to manipulates shapes and turn them into images or textboxes in Scribus

Part 2 setting up the Windows side of Shared folders in VirtualBox

In this video I will show you haow to complete the Windows side of sharing you Ubuntu home folder with Windows XP

Part 1 setting up Virtualbox shared folders

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Part 1 deals with setting up the shared folder (Ubuntu home folder) in Virtualbox

Friday, 17 October 2008

Creating Labels From a Database

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Creating labels from a databse in OpenOffice Writer

Monday, 13 October 2008

Using filters with mailmerge

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In this tutorial I will show you how to use a database filter to find just the information you want to use in your mailmerge letter.

Thursday, 9 October 2008

Creating a Form Letter Using a Datasource

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In this tutorial I'll show you how to use a database or spreadsheet to create a form letter manually in OpenOffice Writer

Wednesday, 8 October 2008

Registering a database in OpenOffice Writer

Click To Play This tutorial demonstrates how to register an OpenOffice databse or spreadsheet in OpenOffice to be used for letters, labels or envelopes

Friday, 23 May 2008

DVD Menus With DVD Styler

Click To Play This video shows you how to create a video menu for playing in a dvd player using DVDStyler

Cinelerra Basic Video Editing

Click To Play Getting started with cinelerra. I'll take you through the process of creating a video using cinelerra and kino

Tuesday, 6 May 2008

Alias Commands

Click To Play Using an Alias in Ubuntu as a keyboard short cut to simplyfying commands

Friday, 2 May 2008

ogg to mp4 conversion using VLC

Click To Play Yes folks we are going to use VLC Media Player to convert an ogg file to mp4 format. You can now send your ogg files as mp4's to (dare I say it) windows or upload them to youtube. Flosss manuals also has some info on resizing your vids for you tube. #transcode{ }, and type width=352,canvas-height=288

Tuesday, 15 April 2008

Printing Envelopes

Creating a Letter Form a Template Creating a Letter Form a Template

Click To Play In this tutorial we show you how to create a letter using the built in templates in Writer.

Basic Formatting

Click To Play Doing some basic formatting in Writer

Saturday, 29 March 2008

Wednesday, 26 March 2008


Click To Play A neat little application for keeping notes in

Monday, 10 March 2008


Click To Play this tutorial we will show you how to create some pool-balls as in the game of pool using (XaraLX the Linux version of Xara Extreme).

Monday, 11 February 2008

Scribus Calendar Wizard

Click To Play How to use the calendar wiard that comes with Scribus to produce basic calendars. You can create monthly, yearly, or event type calendars. Along with some of the formatting tutorials that have been shown in previous videos you should be able to produce some nice looking calendars.

Friday, 8 February 2008

Scibus Text Effects

Click To Play Creating various text effects using shadows in Scribus

Monday, 7 January 2008

Scribus Generating a Table of Contents

Click To Play For this tutorial we will show you how to to generate a table of contents with in a Scribus document. We will also show how to apply internal links so that you may navigate around your document.

Friday, 4 January 2008

Links in Scribus Documents

Click To Play How to use links in Scribus. For this tutorial we will show you how to use two types of links in Scribus. The first type of link will be an internal link which you can use to jump around your pdf document. The second type of link will be an external link which will allow you to go to web-sites on the internet from your pdf file.