How to open a Terminal on Ubuntu Bionic Beaver 18.04 Linux -

There are more than one way how to open the terminal on Ubuntu Bionic Beaver 18.04 Linux. This short article will list the most common. This article assumes that you are using the default GNOME desktop manager.
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Andriy Bartash

cannot find the way to copy selected text automatically in terminal… checked Erit–>Preferences but didnt find anything…


Robert Hipkin

Tried all of the suggested ways to open terminal on Ubuntu 18.04 and nothing works.


Lubos Rendek Mod -> Robert Hipkin

are you using the default gnome desktop?


Robert Hipkin -> Lubos Rendek

Guess I wasn’t because when signed in this morning all was well. Sorry to bother you.