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Installing desklets, applets, extensions, ...

Postby vegardlr on Sat Mar 23, 2013 4:30 pm

Hi forum,

little information is provided howto install various applets, extensions and desklets. I download them from and extract the contents of the archives in subfolders in ~/.local/share/cinnamon, where the names of the subfolders are applets, desklets and extensions. The contents of these are folders for each applet, extension, etc. The list below shows what I have installed and whether they work or not...

betterplaces@bownz -> Works
MessagingMenu@bownz -> Works
cpufreq@mtwebster QuitApplet@bownz -> Works

desklets: -> Does not work

extensions: -> Does not work -> Does not work -> Works

Can anybody tell what I am doing wrong and provide me with a manual howto install them the right way??

Kind regards,
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