[Pidgin] How to Add Facebook (Not-XMPP) Support in Fedora 23 (x86-64)

Bismillahirrahmanirrahim. Lately, even Empathy in Fedora 23 could not start Facebook chat (2015 Dec). Empathy asked for password every time it wanted to login; although you already had entered the password correctly, Empathy rejected it. How about Pidgin? What you need is libfacebook.so (could be downloaded here). Copy it into “/usr/lib64/purple-2” (need root mode). If you…

[Medical] FreeMedForms: A Multiplatform Free Electronic Medical Record

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم. الحمد لله رب العالمين. و صلى الله على محمد. Communication and information technology has been grown so rapidly in various sectors nowadays in 2015, including in the healthcare sector. Therefore, we as a healthcare provider should also be able to take benefit of these technological advances. One of these is the…

[How to] Group Applications into A Folder in GNOME 3.x

Bismillahirrahmanirrahim. Previously, we used to use Alacarte menu editor for arranging menu items in GNOME. But now in GNOME 3, we can arrange applications in the launcher via GNOME Software. To do this, start the GNOME Software. Switch to ‘Installed’ tab. Then click the ‘Check’ button on the header/titlebar. Now we are able to select…

[Linux] Mavericks : Theme for GNOME 3

Bismillahirrahmanirrahim. Alhamdulillahi Rabbil-‘alamin. Wa shallallaahu ‘alaa Muhammad. Assalamu’alaikum for muslim readers. This is another GTK 3.x theme post. Mixing Gnome-Cupertino by Rafa Cobreros aka trastes with GTK 3.18 seasoning from White theme, introducing: Mavericks. *) Updated version may differ from the screenshots a bit.   Download link goes here: http://gnome-look.org/content/show.php/Mavericks?content=174324

[Linux] White : Theme for GNOME 3

Bismillahirrahmanirrahim. Alhamdulillahi Rabbil-‘alamin. Wa shallallaahu ‘alaa Muhammad. Assalamu’alaikum for muslim readers and welcome back. White theme is a simple theme built for GNOME 3 to mimic Apple OS x Yosemite and El Capitan clean interface.   From the screenshots: GNOME Shell theme: White GTK theme: White Icon theme: Mine-Yosemite Font: San Francisco 11 Download link…

[How to] Install Adium Theme on GNOME Messenger (Empathy)

Bismillahirrahmanirrahim. Assalamu’alaikum for muslim readers and welcome back. Empathy is the default messenger application for GNOME that mostly comes pre-installed by default on most GNOME distros. It comes with 3 preloaded themes by default those we can choose to match our needs: Boxes. Classic, and Planet-GNOME. Sometimes we might not be satisfied by these and…

[Review] A Couple of Thoughts of Fedora 23 and GNOME 3.18

Bismillahirrahmanirrahim. Alhamdulillahi Rabbil-‘alamin. Wa shallallaahu ‘alaa Muhammad. Today with two posts in a row. And now in this section, I’m going to share my thoughts about Fedora 23 and GNOME 3.18 that was released a couple of days ago. Without further a do, here they are. GNOME 3.18 Plus and minus of the Updates Nautilus…

[How to] Create Custom Application Shortcut in GNOME

Bismillahirrahmanirrahim. Alhamdulillahi Rabbil-‘alamin. Wa shallallaahu ‘alaa Muhammad. In this section, we’d talk about creating our custom application shortcut in GNOME, so it would be shown in GNOME Application launcher. We’ll use ‘gedit’ to perform this task. 1. Run ‘gedit’ and create a new file. 2. Begin with typing [Desktop Entry], and fill the following with…

[How to] Change the Default Paths in LibreOffice 4.0 in LinuxMint 14

Bismillahirrahmanirrahim. Assalamu ‘alaykum for Muslim readers. Today post is about how could we change the default paths in LibreOffice 4.0, in LinuxMint 14. Previously, so many people noticed that they, including me, were unable to change LibreOffice (version 3.6 which is pre-installed by default) paths (including Documents, Pictures, Templates, etc.) in Ubuntu 12.10 and LinuxMint…

Case Report: “Paste” Function Error in WhatsApp 2.8.29 for Symbian

Bismillahirrahmanirrahim. Without further ado, if you did experience this kind of problem, just revert your version of WhatsApp back to the (more stable) previous version available in Nokia Store (WhatsApp 2.8.22). To do this, firstly you have to uninstall the later version, which is 2.8.29 in my case. Be notice that by doing this, it…