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Created by Aravi, 414 days ago, 1247 views

How to add widgets to desktop in ubuntu 16.04
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ha14414 days ago

@Aravi

Screenlets (Desktop Widgets) Fixed For Ubuntu 16.04, Available In PPA
http://www.webupd8.org/2017/02/screenlets-desktop-widgets-fixed-for.html




conky
https://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=281865
https://help.ubuntu.com/community/SettingUpConky

gdesklets
https://www.howtoinstall.co/en/ubuntu/xenial/gdesklets

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ha14414 days ago

@Aravi

Screenlets
https://launchpad.net/screenlets


PlexyDesk
http://sourcedigit.com/20744-install-plexydesk-add-desktop-widgets-on-ubuntu-linux-system/

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Aravi414 days ago

Hi @ha14

Ubuntu 16.04.3 both not working any idea why.

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ha14414 days ago

@Aravi

https://bugs.launchpad.net/screenlets/+bug/1577219

try this
https://askubuntu.com/questions/793006/screenlets-not-working-in-ubuntu-16-04-just-need-analogue-clock-widget

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Aravi414 days ago

Hi @ha14

Looks like screenlets is not working. I only got odd 120 application which dont work.

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Aravi414 days ago

@ha14

plexydesk is for ubuntu 17.10 which is a non stable destro. I think will not work in 16.04

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Aravi414 days ago

@ha14

gdesklets works for me.

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