New to Ubuntu? And do you need help managing your system? Well, Ubuntu is easy enough, however, if you need a simple tool which lets your configure Ubuntu basic settings from one location, then Ubuntu Tweak is your friend. This brief tutorial will show you how to install Ubuntu tweak in Ubuntu 12.04 and begin managing your system easily.

Without wasting anymore of your precious time, let’s get going.


  • Install Ubuntu Tweak in Ubuntu 12.04
  • Enjoy!

To get started, press Ctrl – Alt – T on your keyboard to open Terminal. When it opens, run the commands below to add Ubuntu Tweak’s PPA.

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:tualatrix/ppa




Next, run the commands below to update your system and install Ubuntu Tweak.

sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install ubuntu-tweak








You can remove old kernels easily with Ubuntu Tweak.