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Try Gnome 3 for Ubuntu 11.04 and later

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In the previous post we have seen the GNOME 3 interface. If you miss that, read it [here]. In the case of Ubuntu,latest versions support the Gnome 3 interface. however there is a possibility to break the UNITY interface in Ubuntu 11.04, but that thread had been solved for later versions and you can use Gnome 3 along with unity. So if you are using Ubuntu 11.04 consider the risk of breaking ‘unity’ interface. 


For installation of Gnome 3 terminal method is recommended. Open up the terminal and use the following commands to install it ( Excluding the ‘$’ symbol )

                $ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:gnome3-team/gnome3
                $ sudo apt-get update
                $ sudo apt-get dist-upgrade
                $ sudo apt-get install gnome-shell

Now restart the computer and in the login window select the interface to Gnome 3 as shown below.


Using these commands in terminal will remove the GNOME3 PPA and revert your packages:

                    $ sudo apt-get install ppa-purge
                    $ sudo ppa-purge ppa:gnome3-team/gnome3

Linux is simpler than you think :)

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