How to Install Cinnamon Desktop in Ubuntu 16.04/16.10 and Fedora 22-24

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4 Responses

  1. JohnDoe says:

    I’ve tried but didnt get the same titlebar, colors and minimize, close etc buttons’ shape as these screenshots do. What did you choose or what did you install after installing cinnamon?

    • Ravi Saive says:

      @JohnDoe,

      If you want similar look and feel of Cinnamon Desktop, you need to install Paper Theme on Ubuntu using following commands.

      $ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:snwh/pulp
      $ sudo apt-get update
      $ sudo apt-get install paper-gtk-theme
      
  2. vinoth says:

    Is this applicable for ubuntu 14.04 LTS

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