Guake: A Cool Drop-down Terminal For Linux Mint

If you want to install a drop-down terminal in Linux Mint / Ubuntu, install Guake. It’s a really cool Quake style terminal for Linux users. Here’s how to install and use it in Linux Mint / Ubuntu:

1. Issue the following command at the terminal-

sudo apt-get install guake

2. After the installation is complete, click on ‘Menu>Accessories>Guake Terminal’ to launch the application.

3. An icon will appear in the system tray.

Press the hotkey ‘F12’ to show / hide Guake terminal.

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