1 –  Installation of ArcoLinuxD Cinnamon

1 – Installation of ArcoLinuxD Cinnamon

? Option 1 Install the desktop using Calamares ? Option 2 Install the desktop using our scripts ? Option 3 Install the desktop using ArcOLINUXB ? Option 4 Install the desktop using ARcolinux tweak tool OPTION 1 : Installing the desktop with...
12 Cinnamon restyled and ArcoLinux custom keyboard shortcuts added

12 Cinnamon restyled and ArcoLinux custom keyboard shortcuts added

We have changed many things in the configuration of Cinnamon. The icons have been changed to Surfn-Arc.The logo of the menu is changed.Toolbar icons have been added.Favorite icons have been changed. ALL THE CUSTOM KEYBOARD SHORTCUTS are now also in Cinnamon. In the...
10 – Installing nemo as filemanager and 5 great tips

10 – Installing nemo as filemanager and 5 great tips

Installing nemo is quite simple. If you used the amd scripts it is already installed. sudo pacman -S nemo Then you set nemo as the default application via “exo-preferred-application” or via the menu “Preferred Applications” if it is not already...
1 –  Installation of ArcoLinuxD Cinnamon

8 – How to install i3 on ArcoLinuxD Cinnamon

Let us install i3 on ArcoLinuxD Cinnamon. We proceed as usual and get our scripts from github. git clone https://github.com/arcolinuxd/arco-i3 We will go over what elements we need to install and which scripts not to install just to save time. 100, 400, 500, 600, 930...
6 – How to install extensions on ArcoLinuxD Cinnamon

6 – How to install extensions on ArcoLinuxD Cinnamon

Now we check out the extensions. By default there are no extensions. Let us download some of them and test them out. We test out the following extensions : Transparent panels Cinnamon Maximus gTile Opacify windows Wobbly windows Center Center Panel Remember. These...
5 –  How to install applets on ArcoLinuxD Cinnamon

5 – How to install applets on ArcoLinuxD Cinnamon

Applets are elements in Cinnamon that will get their place in the cinnamon toolbar. Cinnamon uses applets by default to show many elements in your toolbar. I had already installed the weather applet in a previous tutorial. We delete it and install it again. We show...
4 – How to install desklets on ArcoLinuxD Cinnamon

4 – How to install desklets on ArcoLinuxD Cinnamon

Desklets are elements we can put on our desktop. There are already of few installed. clock desklet digital photo frame launcher desklet But in the future we will get more of these desklets so you better check the Download tab.   You can move the desklets. It is...
3 – All about conky’s on ArcoLinuxD Cinnamon

3 – All about conky’s on ArcoLinuxD Cinnamon

There are conky’s and desklets in Cinnamon. Let us check out the difference. You can find conkyzen in your menu and move it to the favorites panel. Two things to remember am-conkyzen is our overview of all conky’s am-conky-session will run the conky saved...
2 – How to theme ArcoLinuxD Cinnamon

2 – How to theme ArcoLinuxD Cinnamon

ArcoLinuxD is installed and we ran all the scripts from the folder arco-cinnamon. Then we tweak our distro. System Settings/Themes is where we can set themes, icons and fonts. System Settings/Fonts is where we can change the font or its size. We use variety to give us...