Cinnamon is a Linux desktop which provides advanced innovative features and a traditional user experience.
The desktop layout is similar to Gnome 2 with underlying technology forked from Gnome Shell.
Cinnamon makes users feel at home with an easy to use and comfortable desktop experience.
- Desktop effects, including animations, transition effects and transparency using composition.
- Panels equipped with a main menu, launchers, a window list and the system tray can be adjusted on left, right, upper or lower edge of the screen.
- Various extensions.
- Applets that appear on the panel.
- Overview with functions similar to that in GNOME Shell.
- Settings editor for easy customization. It can customize:
- The panel.
- The calendar.
- Desktop effects.
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