20 Things You MUST DO After Installing Ubuntu 20.04 (Right Now!)

20 Things You MUST DO After Installing Ubuntu 20.04 (Right Now!)

In this video, I’ll be taking you through 20 things that’ll make your computer Perform Better (Preload), your Internet Speed Faster (custom DNS) and so many more improvements.

Commands and Links:

Update & Upgrade:
sudo apt update; sudo apt upgrade

Install Favorite Apps:
sudo apt install vlc gimp gparted synaptic

Install Ubuntu Restricted Extras (Media Codecs):
sudo apt install ubuntu-restricted-extras

Install Timeshift Backup Tool:
sudo apt install timeshift

Install Preload:
sudo apt install preload

Improve Laptop Battery:
sudo apt install tlp tlp-rdw
Just run the above command and you don’t need to do anything else. It’ll make your laptop battery last longer by implementing some power-saving protocols. Sorry, I forgot this one in the video.

Firefox Tweaks:
about:config
layers.acceleration.force-enabled
gfx.webrender.all

Change DNS:
8.8.8.8,8.8.4.4

Install Tweak Tool:
sudo apt install gnome-tweak-tool

GNOME Extensions:

Numix Theme and Icons:
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:numix/ppa
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install numix-gtk-theme numix-icon-theme-circle

Synaptic Package Manager:
sudo apt install synaptic:

Bleachbit:
sudo apt install bleachbit

Timestamps:
0:00 Intro
0:49 1. Initial Setup
2:01 2. Enable Partner Repositories & Update the system
2:56 3. Install Proprietary Drivers
3:46 4. Install Additional Applications
4:49 5. Ubuntu Media Codecs
5:50 6. Timeshift Backup
7:54 7. Boost Performance
9:18 8. Boost Internet Speed
10:41 9. Dark Theme
11:05 10. Manage Favorite Applications
11:33 11. Advanced Firefox Tweaks
13:05 12. Nightlight
14:00 13. GNOME Tweaks
15:04 14. New Theme and Icons
15:46 15. Configure Search
17:00 16. Change Settings
17:38 17. Steam & Proton Gaming
18:19 18. Fractional Scaling For Laptops
18:55 19. Synaptic
19:44 20. Cleanup Linux

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