Install Cairo Dock 3.1 For Ubuntu 12.10/12.04/Linux Mint

Cairo dock Ittwist Ubuntu

Cairo dock is a mac like dock for linux . It has elegant look , and it makes you feel like mac environment.If you are using Ubuntu 12.04 LTS , Ubuntu 12.10 , Fedora , Linux mint & other Linux variants, then cario dock is an amazing idea to change your looks.

Pros & Cons Of Cairo Dock are :

Pros -> 

  • Great looks
  • Fast accessing time
  • Lighter in size
  • Amazing Animation
  • Awesome Plugins
  • Better stability
  • More Themes
  • Customize it with your choice


  • Crashes Sometime.
  • Takes much time to load during startup.

Steps To Install:


1.> Press CTRL+T , terminal window will open.

2.> Enter the following lines , press ENTER by entering each line

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:cairo-dock-team/ppa sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install cairo-dock cairo-dock-plug-ins 
3.> Now, Run Cairo dock.




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