New User Adding Applets in Ubuntu 10.10

Asked by Matt on 2010-10-29

Just installed Avant with AWN Settings in Ubuntu 10.10. I'm trying to add applets (and possibly themes). I go to the applet section, choose an applet and hit install. What I get is my home directory opened with AWN applet package down in the bottom right corner. I have no directory of this name or anything that looks similar.

Is the problem is I haven't downloaded the applets? I thought those listed came with the AWN settings. If the problem is I have not downloaded them how do I do so? I tried removing Avant and using instructions to install from the command line but got a number of not founds. I have not found any references to Ubuntu 10.10 but only older editions.

Is the problem that I need to create a directory or something else?

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Matt (flotsaam) said :

I just figured out two things. First I didn't need to hit the install button. This is I assume for installing applets not in the base list. 2nd in the software center there are more applet files if you search for 'avant extras' not just avant.

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Joe Bob (fishes2004) said :

You don't have to click the install button, just drag the Applet you want down to the list of installed applets below.