Following on from setting up owncloud. I have found a graphical and cli based clients via apt.
Firstly do a apt-cache search for owncloud
You can then install the 2 client packages from this list
Once done the GUI application is on the Linuxmint (my desktop OS) menu
Loading this up you get
At this point I had a problem getting the server address right. I then looked back at my owncloud page and found settings. Clicking on here I saw WebDAV (which you will recall was mentioned in the how to file)
copying this URL in to the server address bar in the client and it worked, then asked for a uid / password:
Again I seem to be having issues. So will carry on with more posts later.