In this tutorial we will show you how to install Deepin Desktop Environment on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS . For those of you who didn’t know, Deepin is a default desktop environment for Deepin Linux Distribution. It is developed by a Chinese company Deeping Ltd. It is a sleekest and most beautiful and user-friendly desktop environment. Deepin comes with pre-installed Samba, Font Installer, Cloud Printing, and Application Store.
This article assumes you have at least basic knowledge of Linux, know how to use the shell, and most importantly, you host your site on your own VPS. The installation is quite simple and assumes you are running in the root account, if not you may need to add ‘sudo’ to the commands to get root privileges. I will show you through the step by step installation Deepin Desktop Environment on an Ubuntu 18.04 (Bionic Beaver) server.
Install Deepin Desktop Environment on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS
Step 1. First make sure that all your system packages are up-to-date by running these following apt commands in the terminal.
Now we add the Deepin desktop PPA for Ubuntu to your system sources:
Only once this update is complete can you run the next command:
Then, run the following command to reboot your system to make changes in effect:
Your Deepin Desktop Environment is now ready. After reboot, select Deepin while logging in to start using it.
Congratulation’s! You have successfully installed Deepin. Thanks for using this tutorial for installing Deepin Desktop Environment on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS Bionic Beaver system. For additional help or useful information, we recommend you to check the official Deepin Desktop Environment website.