Ubuntu: Install Compiz Config Settings Manager to Configure Desktop Effects

Posted January 20, 2008 by Rob Rogers in Linux

Compiz-Fusion adds some very sexy desktop effects to Ubuntu. To easily customize these effects, it is vital to use the Compiz Config Setting Manager. Here’s how to install this great utilitiy:


1. Open a terminal window.

2. Execute the following command:sudo aptitude install compizconfig-settings-manager

To open the Settings Manager, click System, mouseover Preferences and select Advanced Desktop Effects Settings. You will be presented with a large selection of effects to choose from.

 

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