Install Elementary OS Pantheon desktop in Linux Mint 16

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Add the Pantheon desktop to your Linux Mint 16 computer


Here's how you can install Elementary OS's Pantheon desktop environment in Linux Mint 16.

1. Open a terminal window.

2. Type in the following commands then hit Enter after each.

sudo add-apt-repository -y ppa:elementary-os/stable

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install elementary-desktop

Pantheon is a lightweight desktop environment similar to Gnome Shell, used by default on Elementary OS, probably the most beautiful Ubuntu derivative system. In this article I will show you how to install Pantheon on Ubuntu and Linux Mint.

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Additional resources for Elementary OS

Elementary OS Site

Elementary OS Support

Elementary OS Blog

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