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The Pop!_OS operating system provides all the features you would expect from a sophisticated desktop.

Getting to Know The Pop!_OS Desktop

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Welcome to the Pop!_OS desktop! By default it is clean and ready for action.

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To navigate within the desktop, either click the Activities button in the top left, or press the Super key on the keyboard. This will show the overview of all open windows and provide a search to open program.

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Click the Show Applications button on the left to show all currently installed programs.

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Type in any word to search your computer for installed programs, files, and items in the Pop!_Shop.

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The Pop!_Shop can be used to install additional software. Simply search for programs in categories, and click the Install button to install the software.

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Use the Menu Bar at the top of the screen to view options for the current application window you’re working in.

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Various settings for the operating system can be found in the top right menu, and additionally by clicking the gear icon.