Install Ubuntu Tweak in Ubuntu

How to Install Ubuntu Tweak in Ubuntu

Ubuntu Tweak goes far beyond the default desktop settings available in Ubuntu.

1. Open a terminal window.

2. Type in the following commands then hit enter after each one:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:tualatrix/ppa
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install ubuntu-tweak

Here’s a list of Ubuntu Tweak’s features:

View of Basic System Information(Distribution, Kernel, CPU, Memory, etc.)
GNOME Session Control
Auto Start Program Control
Quick install popular applications
A lot of third-party sources to keep applications up-to-date
Clean unneeded packages or cache to free disk space
Show/Hide and Change Splash screen
Show/Hide desktop icons or Mounted Volumes
Show/Hide/Rename Computer, Home, Trash or Network icon
Tweak Metacity Window Manager’s style and behaviour
Compiz Fusion settings, Screen Edge Settings, Window Effect Settings, Menu Effect Settings
Set the Shortcuts to archive quicker access your favourite applications
GNOME Panel Settings
Nautilus Settings
Advanced Power Management Settings
System Security Settings
And many other in process…

Additional Ubuntu Resources

Ask Ubuntu
Ubuntu Documentation
Ubuntu Downloads
Ubuntu Forum
Ubuntu Site

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