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LTS in any. It features a few extra third- party applications, including Pidgin and Hex. Chat, plus forked versions of Nautilus, image viewer, text editor, etc. If you plan on using it alongside Unity, KDE or Cinnamon then prepare for. Then, after reentering your password to login, sit back and prepare to get antiquated (as opposed to acquainted) with your old- school desktop.
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If you already use previous release of Ubuntu, and want to upgrade to the current latest version, then please refer the below link. Preparing your Ubuntu desktop. Update System. The first and foremost thing to do is update/upgrade software repositories and make sure your systems contains latest versions of all software. To do that, run: sudo apt- get update & & sudo apt- get upgrade. Install Antivirus. Sounds crazy. But, you must know, Linux is not completely virus- free distribution.
Your system might got affected sometimes by viruses. To install and configure Antivirus, refer the following link. If sound is not working, check our previous post to resolve the issue.
Configure And Tweak Ubuntu. Disable Unity Dash Online Search feature. Whenever you type in Unity Dash to search for an application or a file in your computer, your search terms will be automatically sent to third parties such as Amazon, and the third parties will display the relevant results, mostly ads, depending upon your search terms. If you don’t like this feature, and feel this is really annoying, you can disable it. To disable the Unity online search feature, refer the following link. Enable Workspaces.
Starting from Ubuntu 1. So, you can’t switch to other workspaces by using the key combinations: CTRL+ALT+. Refer the following link to neable Work spaces in Ubuntu. Ubuntu Tweak. Ubuntu Tweak is a must have application for Ubuntu and it’s derivatives.
It is an application to configure Ubuntu easier for everyone. It provides many useful desktop and system options that the default desktop environment doesn’t provide.
Using Ubuntu Tweak you can install all needed applications with a simple click, you can change the window buttons from Left to right. Ubuntu After Install is a tool that can be used to install some of the best and essential software after installing the Ubuntu desktop. It has a bunch of useful applications, and will automate the installation process on a newly installed machine to get near perfect desktop. I would not say a complete desktop for all users, but a near perfect desktop. This tool saves your time and effort, and installs all latest versions of softwares by automatically adding the respective PPA’s to keep the installed softwares up to date on your Ubuntu system.
For more details about installation and usage of Ubuntu After Install, check the following link. Post. Installer. FPost. Installer. F is a small, lightweight, useful tool that can be used to install 1. Games, audio/video codecs, and third- party repositories which are not included by default in Fedora, Ubuntu and Manjaro. The above tools are just enough to configure a perfect Ubuntu desktop for daily usage. These tools comes with bundle of several essential and daily usage applications.
So, you can omit almost 7. If you want to install all softwares step by step, follow the below steps.
Cinnamon. Cinnamon is a GNOME 3 fork that allow you to have a panel at the bottom with a classic Menu, this is useful for people that want to use Ubuntu with a classic Bottom Menu. Cinnamon latest version for Ubuntu 1. PPA, however we can install it using nightly builds which is not recommended for the production system. If you want to install the most recent version of cinnamon, then follow the steps below. Logout from the current session and select Cinnamon as your desktop session at the user login prompt. Now you’ll able to get the Cinnamon Desktop Environment. Gnome. To install GNOME 3 in Ubuntu 1.
During installation, the installer will ask you to select the login manager of your choice (Light. DM is the default Unity manager and GDM is the GNOME default — Both will work). LXQt. LXQt is the Qt port and the upcoming version of LXDE, the Lightweight Desktop Environment. It is the product of the merge between the LXDE- Qt and the Razor- qt projects: A lightweight, modular, blazing- fast and user- friendly desktop environment. MATE Desktop. The MATE Desktop Environment is the continuation of GNOME 2. It provides an intuitive and attractive desktop environment using traditional metaphors for Linux and other Unix- like operating systems.
To install MATE desktop in Ubuntu, run: sudo apt- get install ubuntu- mate- desktop. Configure Online Accounts. Low Level Device Drivers on this page.
Want to setup your online accounts (Facebook, twitter. Click on the gear button on the top right corner and select System Settings. Then, select Online Accounts (see below). Now setup your online accounts and get notifications in Ubuntu. For example, if you want to add your Facebook account, click on the Facebook icon.