Automatic Installation of Extra Software on Ubuntu with Ubuntu After Install

By | May 2, 2015

Automated installation of useful extra software after the Ubuntu installation is very useful and its not wasting your time, compare by doing it manually. This program install a collection of some of the best Ubuntu Software that must be installed before you are using the system, also this can be considered as the one of the top things to do after installing Ubuntu.

Selecting and installing extra software and applications manually can be time consuming, so here is a software that can automate the installation process on new machines with simplicity for new users.

The application will install the latest version of all the software below. You need to add the required PPA’s as well to keep the software up to date.

What software you can install ? Here is the list

  • Ubuntu Restricted Extras — video codecs and Flash Plugin
  • libdvdcss — to enable DVD playback
  • Unity Tweak Tool — to tweak your desktop settings
  • Numix Circle — Icons to add style to your desktop
  • Variety — is a feature rich wallpaper changer for Ubuntu
  • My Weather Indicator — for local weather information
  • Google Chrome — is arguably the best browser available
  • Tor Browser — for anonymous internet browsing
  • LibreOffice — is the complete open source Office software replacement
  • Skype — offers text, voice and video chat
  • Pidgin — all in one instant messenger
  • Grive Tools — will sync your Google Drive to your computer
  • DropBox — will sync your DropBox cloud storage
  • VLC — will play any video file you can imagine
  • KODI — is a complete home media center experience
  • Radio Tray — will stream online radio to your desktop
  • Spotify — for your music streaming needs
  • GIMP — is powerful image editing software
  • Darktable — allows photographers to process RAW files
  • Inkscape — is vector based illustration and graphics editor
  • Scribus — professional quality desktop publishing software
  • OpenShot — is a great video editor ideal for most users
  • Kdenlive — for more advanced video editing
  • Handbrake — to convert DVD’s and videos for mobile devices
  • Audacity — for music and sound editing
  • Steam gaming — platform for unlimited gaming joy on Linux
  • KeePass — to store all your passwords securely
  • Shutter — allows you to do easy screenshots
  • FileZilla — for FTP file up- and downloads
  • BleachBit — for secure file and history delete
  • Samba — allows for windows network sharing
  • PDF Tools — to merge, cut, append and edit PDF documents
  • p7zip — adds the powerful 7zip file compression and decompression
  • Oracle Java 7 — ads full Java software support

Install Ubuntu After Install on Ubuntu

Open your terminal and run this following command :

$ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:thefanclub/ubuntu-after-install
$ sudo apt-get update
$ sudo apt-get install ubuntu-after-install

Now check your application menu.

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Automatic Installation of Extra Software on Ubuntu with Ubuntu After Install

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