How to Install Unity Tweak Tool in Ubuntu

Install Unity Tweak Tool
Unity Tweak Tool

Install Unity Tweak Tool in Ubuntu

Unity Tweak Tool is a Unity desktop customization tool. This post explains how to install Unity Tweak Tool on your system.


Unity Tweak Tool is available in the Ubuntu’s base repositories from Ubuntu Ubuntu 13.04, so you can install it using a single command.

sudo apt-get install unity-tweak-tool

Alternatively, you can install directly from Ubuntu Software Centre. Click on the following button to install it.

Unity Tweak Tool - Ubuntu Software Centre

You can launch it from the dash or use the following command as soon as the installation completed.


Note that you need to add a PPA to install it on Ubuntu 12.10 and lower.

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:freyja-dev/unity-tweak-tool-daily
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install unity-tweak-tool

This tool allows customizing a wide variety of Unity desktop features and configurations using a simple GUI. You can customize appearance, workspace, windows, icons, themes, cursors, fonts, scrolling using this tool.

That’s it!

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