Ubuntu/Linux – Force Kill unresponsive program in less than 10 seconds

Ubuntu/Linux – Force Kill unresponsive program in less than 10 seconds

There are several ways to kill a process in Ubuntu/Linux, discover the quickest way to force kill unresponsive program in 3 quick actions. This applies to any unresponsive application or process as well. How to force kill unresponsive program? 1. Hit Ctrl + Alt + T to open up your Terminal OR Alt + F2 to run a command 2. Type xkill. Your mouse cursor […]

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What to do when Ubuntu Freezes/Crashes?

What to do when Ubuntu Freezes/Crashes?

All operating systems freeze sometimes, and Ubuntu is no exception. It so happens that when Ubuntu Freezes, all you’re left with is a blank screen or a non-working mouse/keyboard or perhaps you have a particular program that has crashed/frozen. What could you do to debug and regain control before you decide to pull the plug and restart all over? Does a magic combination like Ctrl […]

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