How to Install Cinnamon Desktop 4.0 via PPA in Ubuntu 18.04

Last updated on June 2nd, 2019 Linux Mint’s Cinnamon desktop has tagged its 4.0 release for more than a weeks. For those who want to try out new desktop release, here’s how to install Cinnamon 4.0 in Ubuntu 18.04. Cinnamon 4.0 is not officially announced at the moment. It’s mentioned in the last Linux Mint… Continue reading How to Install Cinnamon Desktop 4.0 via PPA in Ubuntu 18.04

How to Install Cinnamon Desktop 3.8 in Ubuntu 18.04

For those who want to try out the latest Cinnamon Desktop 3.8, without downloading Linux Mint 19, here’s how to install Cinnamon 3.8.x via PPA in Ubuntu 18.04. Cinnamon 3.8 will be included in the upcoming Linux Mint 19. This Gnome based desktop environment has received better support for GTK+ 3.22 and client-side decorated windows,… Continue reading How to Install Cinnamon Desktop 3.8 in Ubuntu 18.04

How to Install Cinnamon 3.4 in Ubuntu 16.04, 17.04

Cinnamon desktop environment has reached the new massive 3.4 release a few days ago. Though there’s no official announcement published on Linux Mint blog at the moment of writing, you can now install it in Ubuntu 16.04, Ubuntu 17.04 via PPA. Cinnamon 3.4.0 brings over 160 changes, and here are some of them: The settings… Continue reading How to Install Cinnamon 3.4 in Ubuntu 16.04, 17.04

How to Install Cinnamon 3.2 in Ubuntu 16.04, 16.10

The Cinnamon Desktop 3.2 was released two weeks ago. There’s now a stable PPA to make it easy to install it in Ubuntu 16.04 and/or Ubuntu 16.10. Cinnamon 3.2 is a massive release with hundreds of changes, it brings support for vertical panels, the ability to play sound effects when displaying notifications, revamped Keyboard applet,… Continue reading How to Install Cinnamon 3.2 in Ubuntu 16.04, 16.10

How to Install Cinnamon Desktop 3.0 in Ubuntu 16.04

Cinnamon 3.0, the GTK3 desktop environment developed by (and for) Linux Mint, was released yesterday afternoon. Here’s a quick overview of some of the changes in Cinnamon 3.0 according to the release note: Window management improvements on tiling, mapping and unmapping windows, compositor’s window groups and tracking of full screen windows Improved out of the… Continue reading How to Install Cinnamon Desktop 3.0 in Ubuntu 16.04