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Install & Use Gnome Tweaks

The GNOME tweak tool can be used to customise almost every element about the GNOME desktop environment.

1 Install GNOME Tweak Tool

Open the GNOME Launcher and click on Ubuntu Software. Search for and install GNOME Tweaks.

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Open the GNOME Launcher and click on GNOME Tweaks.

General

Options for animations and suspend settings. 

Appearance

To change theme, background and lock screen settings. 

Desktop

Enable and disable desktop icons. 

Extensions

GNOME Extensions, enable/disable and settings for each installed extension. 

Fonts

Setting fonts, hinting and scaling factor. 

Keyboard & Mouse

Advanced keyboard settings and mouse touchpad options. 

Startup Applications

Add programs that will automatically open when you login.

Top Bar

Adjust the information displayed on the top bar and enable hot corners - this displays all running windows if you move your mouse to the top left of the screen.

Window Titlebars

Adjust the titlebar actions and buttons.

Windows

Adjust the way in which the Windows behave.

Workspaces

Choose the number of workspaces required.