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!! Welcome to the English wiki !!

La traduction française est également disponible. Vous pouvez changer de langue avec le menu sur la gauche de cette page

You are interested in Cairo-Dock ? You want to know more ? You have a problem you can't solve ? You think you found a bug but, smartly, before you go and ask on the forum you want to make sure that it has not already been reported on the wiki ? Then this wiki is for you!



Follow the instruction below if you want to install Cairo-Dock. (Pour le Français, c'est ici)

  • Install the stable version of the dock

  • Install the development version (BZR)
    • Unstable version If you want to test the latest cutting edge version - (all distributions)
    • Weekly Repository (ppa) If you want to test easily and quickly the latest version updated every weeks - (Ubuntu only)

  • By compiling
    • By compiling Your distro doesn't have a version of Cairo-Dock or you want to compile it yourself

After the installation

  • A quick introduction of the dock.
    • First Steps for the newcomers : How to launch the dock (for the first time or at startup) ? What's OpenGL ? etc

  • Uninstalling the best dock in the world.
    • Uninstall Here you will find instruction to remove the dock from your system. We hope to see you soon again!!!


Cairo-dock est most certainly the dock which offer the most functionalities. You are just curious or you want to create a dock to impress your folks.



YOu think you can program, come and join us. Cairo-Dock is constantl evolvingand news ideas, news applets are always welcome.


In this section you can help translating Cairo-dock.

Contact us
    • IRC We are also on IRC!!! well sometime
    • The forum And then there is the very friendly forum open to everyone

The Team

    • Syntax To help you about the layout++

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