Here’s a quick tutorial that shows you how to install Unsettings in Ubuntu 12.10 if you haven’t ready done so.
A new version of this tool was just released and it comes with many enhancements and support for Ubuntu 12.10. If you don’t know what Unsettings is, it is a cool tool that lets you configure hidden settings in Ubuntu.

Using it, you can change the look and size of the launcher, show/hide indicator components, change fonts, and enable / disable desktop workspaces.


  • Install Unsettings 0.0.8 in Ubuntu 12.10
  • Enjoy!

To get started, press Ctrl – Alt – T on your keyboard to open the terminal. When it opens run the commands below to add its PPA.

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:diesch/testing




Finally, run the commands below to update your system and install Unsettings.

sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install unsettings