This post will explain about a best application to tweak ubuntu 10.10(Maverick Meerkat) settings without any hassle.The application name is Ubuntu – Tweak ,it’s version 0.5.7 has arrived along with the arrival with Ubuntu 10.10.It’s designed to be very easy to use and intended to make the administration and application management easier.Ubuntu Tweak has good gui design and it’s available free as an open source software.

Important Features of Ubuntu Tweak – At a Glance

  • GNOME Session Control
  • Quick Install button for popular Applications
  • Nautilus Settings
  • system security settings
  • GNOME panel settings
  • Tweak Metacity Windows style
  • Power Management settings && …more.

How to install Ubuntu Tweak in Ubuntu 10.10

how to tweak ubuntu using ubuntu tweak

There are many ways to install Ubuntu Tweak e.g from command line,synaptic package manager or after downloading *.deb package manually from it’s official website.

Installing Ubuntu Tweak from Command Line

Open Terminal and Type the following command followed by your ubuntu login password.

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:tualatrix/ppa

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install ubuntu-tweak

Download Ubuntu Tweak from it’s website

Other simple way to install ubuntu tweak is to download the ubuntu tweak 0.5.7 from it’s website.

Download Ubuntu Tweak 0.5.7

and open it with software center;then click on install button ….that’s all you are done! For stepwise tutorial see here – installing Ubuntu-Tweak

Now open Ubuntu Tweak from Applications –> System Tools –> Ubuntu Tweak and configure your ubuntu as you want …If you have any problem …then let us know through comments.

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  1. Thank you verry much for the Is very useful and easy to understand..

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