Next User Day (times are tentative – watch this space!): Saturday January 29th 2011, 09:45 UTC – Sunday January 30th 2011, 03:00 UTC
About Ubuntu User Days
User Days was created to be a set of courses offered during a one day period to teach the beginning or intermediate Ubuntu user the basics to get them started with Ubuntu. User Days is a series of online courses where you can:
- learn how to install Ubuntu
- find equivalent programs in Ubuntu
- learn how to get help
- learn the basics of how to use Ubuntu
- learn how to get involved in the community
January 29, 2011
|Time (UTC)||Subject (and logs)||Presenter|
|08:30||Introduction to User Day||nigelb, pleia2, nhandler|
|10:00||Networking and sharing files in Ubuntu||dnivra|
|11:00||Cloud for users||Daviey|
|13:00||Finding Help in Ubuntu||starcraftman|
|14:00||How to fix a broken machine||popey|
|15:00||Switching from OS X||aveilleux|
|16:00||Tips and tricks for multi-booters||Cheri703|
|18:00||Command Line Email Clients for Ubuntu||_marx_|
|21:00||Desktop Environments: Gnome, KDE, XFCE||maco and pleia2|
|22:00||Command Line Basics||imbrandon|
|23:00||Asking questions on Launchpad and Reporting bugs on Launchpad||charlie-tca|
January 30, 2011
You can access the Ubuntu User Day classes using your browser by clicking here or by joining #ubuntu-classroom and #ubuntu-classroom-chat on the freenode IRC network using your favorite IRC client. Check out How to Participate for more information.
Tweet/dent and blog about the Ubuntu User Days. Our official hashtag is #UUD<mmm><yy>, so the hash tag for the next, to be held in January 2011, is #UUDJan11. Bring your friends and talk to people about the UUD sessions.
Ubuntu Open Week is a week of IRC tuition and Q+A sessions all about getting involved in the rock-and-roll world that is the Ubuntu community. Find out more information here.
Ubuntu Developer Week is a similar to Open Week, but targeted more to developers. Find out more information here.