Here's how you can install a user menu applet to the bottom panel in Cinnamon on Linux Mint 14 or 13. 1. Open a terminal window. 2. Type in the following commands then hit Enter after each. wget http://goo.gl/TYbJA -O User-Menu.zip unzip -q User-Menu.zip -d ~/.local/share/cinnamon/applets
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