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Using Linux

Explore the basics of the Linux GUI and using command lines.

6 videos  //  39 minutes of training

Course description

Like other types of OS, Linux has a graphical user interface (GUI) but unlike other OS, it operates independently of the GUI. This course gives you an understanding of the GUI within the user interface architecture and desktop environments like GNOME. You’ll also learn about using command lines, common commands, command history, shell variables, tab key tricks and other basics.

Course syllabus

Graphical User Interfaces Part 1Duration: 5:12

Graphical User Interfaces Part 2Duration: 5:17

Command Line Linux Part 1Duration: 6:36

Command Line Linux Part 2Duration: 6:00

Command Line Linux Part 3Duration: 8:00

Getting HelpDuration: 7:27

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At Infosec, we believe knowledge is the most powerful tool in the fight against cybercrime. We help IT and security professionals advance their careers with a full regimen of certification and skills training. We also empower all employees with security awareness training to stay cybersecure at work and home. Driven by smart people wanting to do good, Infosec educates entire organizations on how to defend themselves from cybercrime. That’s what we do every day — equipping everyone with the latest security skills so the good guys win.

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