How to Install Plank in Ubuntu


In this post, we’re going to Learn about installing Plank in Ubuntu System.

How to Install Plank in Ubuntu

Well !! We all have a Dream to use a Mac once in a Lifetime. Now I can’t afford a Mac. So Personally use I Elementary OS. Its’s almost similarly look like Mac. Plank is an Awesome Dock similar to Docky. It’s a Default dock in Elementary OS

Developers of this Plank Dock has designed in a Great Way of simplicity, faster and Great User Experience in mind 🙂

How to Install Plank in Ubuntu

To Install Plank Open Terminal :

Press [keybt]Ctrl[/keybt] + [keybt]Alt[/keybt] +[keybt]T[/keybt] to open terminal.

Now Run this following Commands in your Terminal to Install Plank.

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ricotz/docky

Now Press Enter. It’ll ask your Password to Continue. Then Enter the Next Command.

sudo apt-get update

It’ll refresh your Repositories. Now Next Command. This will install Plank in your Ubuntu System.

sudo apt-get install plank

To Configure Plank :

Unfortunately, Plank doesn’t have a GUI to Configure it’s Settings. You have to do this only via command lines.

gedit ~/.config/plank/dock1/settings

To Remove Plank from your Ubuntu System :

sudo apt-get remove plank

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