Top 18 Important Tweaks To Do After Installing Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)

14) Install Additional Softwares

Below punch of other software not available from Ubuntu repository.

15) install Synaptic Package Manager

If you are not familiar in command line, i will advise you to install Install Synaptic Package Manager which will help you to install, remove, update packages with GUI.

$ sudo apt-get install synaptic


16) Install JAVA & openJDK

JAVA is mandatory to perform/run certain program on Linux Box. We can install it using below article link.

Also Enable Java plugin in Firefox to access JAVA Applet on web.

17) Set Up Your Online Accounts

You can integrate all the online accounts into Ubuntu system to access easier such as (Facebook, twitter, flickr, google & yahoo). You can do by navigating Unity Search >> Online Accounts.

18) Install BleachBit (System Cleaner)

BleachBit is a free, open-source and easy to use disk space cleaner & privacy manager, not only clearing disk space apart from that it will Free cache, delete cookies, clear Internet history, shred temporary files, delete logs, and discard junk you didn’t know was there. Designed to work with Linux and Windows systems also clean a thousand applications such as firefox, Internet Explorer, Adobe Flash, Google Chrome, Opera, Safari,and more.


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2 Comments on “Top 18 Important Tweaks To Do After Installing Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)”

  1. Hi, when i tried to enable UserName in App Panel & One-click minimize, i got an error msg “No such schema com.cononical etc” How to get the right command for Ubuntu 16.04 Gnome

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