Helping a friend out that gives free home insurance quotes Atlanta Ga. Helping him test ubuntu out on an old machine so he can see what it is like. Anyway here are 5 tips i will share with you since i just helped him with these. 1- Enable ctrl-alt-backspace to kill xserver sudo apt-get install gnome-tweak-tool to launch type: gnome-tweak-tool 2- Install pipelight so silverlight works sudo apt-add-repository ppa:pipelight/stable sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install pipelight-multi 3- Enable silverlight plugin sudo pipelight-plugin –enable silverlight 4- Enable widevine plugin sudo pipelight-plugin –enable widevine 5- To get flash woking in chromium (chrome pepperflash) sudo apt-get install pepperflashplugin-nonfree sudo update-pepperflashplugin-nonfree –install 6- Install restricted extras sudo apt-get install ubuntu-restricted-extras 7- Install unrestricted version of libavcodec for encoding and decoding sudo apt-get install libavcodec-extra 8- Install Java runtime env and web plugin sudo apt-get install icedtea-7-plugin openjdk-7-jre 9- Java developement kit sudo apt-get install openjdk-7-jdk Will they use ubunto for their Atlanta home insurance agency? Only time will tell. Either way this gave me a chance to share these points i found on youtube with you 🙂