How to Install Mate Tweak to Tweak your Mate Desktop

By | March 3, 2015

Mate is one of the most popular desktop environment for Linux, usually Mate is installed on Ubuntu, so after installing Mate Desktop you must be wondering How to Install Mate Tweak to Configure your mate desktop ?, Because most of the desktop environment have their own desktop tweaking tools. For Example GNOME with its Gnome tweak tool, Elementary with Elementary Tweak Tool, or Unity with its Unity Tweak Tool. Good news for you that is Mate Desktop has its own Tweak tool too, named Mate Tweak.

How to Install Mate Tweak to Tweak your Mate Desktop

How to Install Mate Tweak to Tweak your Mate Desktop

Install Mate Tweak to Tweak your Mate Desktop

Mate Tweak is available on Ubuntu and Ubuntu based system via Official PPA, so you can easily install Mate Tweak. To install open your terminal and use the following commands :

$ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-mate-dev/ppa
$ sudo apt-get update
$ sudo apt-get install mate-tweak

If you compare it to Gnome and Unity tweak tools, for now Mate Tweak doesn’t have much configuration and tweaking options, but just like the other tweak tools you can control what shows on the desktop, like the buttons layout, and other interface tweak and windows behavior.

Thats all for my quick post this time about How to Install Mate Tweak to Tweak your Mate Desktop, hope this post help you to install Mate Tweak, if you have question you can leave it on the comment section below. Thank you !

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