What to do after installing Elementary Loki

I have been using Elementary Loki for a couple of days and I like it, alot.  I found a couple of annoying exclusions from the initial package.  As an Ubuntu user I am use to certain things to make the OS work for me.  So, what to do after installing Elementary Loki?

What to do after installing Elementary Loki

 

  1. Update Elementary Loki
    Always the first thing to do with any Linux install is update your system.
    Open terminal and type the following:

    sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get upgrade
  2. Install GDebi to make your installing new software easier
    sudo apt install gdebi
  3. What is PPA? Personal Package Archive, this is a collection of software that is not included in Ubuntu.
    sudo apt-get install software-properties-common
  4. Increase battery power by installing TLP
    sudo apt install tlp tlp-rdw
  5. Install an Office package
    sudo apt install libreoffice