I'm new to Ubuntu and it's an awesome system but i can't find vlc on the ubunut search or figure out how to install any software like flash player etc can anyone help out please will be greatly appreciated
Install the latest version of vlc in Ubuntu via PPA
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:videolan/stable-daily sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install vlc
Through the Ubuntu Software Center, you can download and install any software in Ubuntu. Download Ubuntu software center from here.