Linux Mint 17.1 Screenshots Tour

The new Linux Mint 14.1 has been released few days ago. I just downloaded this new distribution and now want to share some screenshots of Linux Mint 17.1 Cinnamon edition with you. Linux Mint 17.1 is powered by Kernel 3.13.0 and Cinnamon version 2.4.5. Cinnamon brings a simple desktop experiences to users and its very good for a new Linux users switch from Windows OS.

The Desktop

linux mint 17.1 default desktop

Not many changes to the desktop design and UI. The Application menu is located on the ordinary place, bottom left. All applications, settings and other tool can be accessed through this button.


linux mint 17.1 application menu

There are bunch applications that come with the Live DVD (ISO). Its about 1.5 gigabyte ISO. You will find many applications in several categories such as:

  • Mozilla Firefox 33.0
  • Thunderbird
  • Transmission
  • LibreOffice
  • VLC Media Player
  • Banshee
  • Brasero DVD burning tool and many more.

File Manager

Nemo File Manager is now updated to version 2.4.4

nemo file manager on linux mint 17.1

Desktop background

You may choose many pictures for your desktop background. The were grouped based on the Linux Mint versions.

desktop wallpaper on mint 17.1


You will find many other tools and interesting features on Linux Mint 17.1. So, you may try it yourself.


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