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Dock extension for GNOME Shell

dock for Gnome ShellIf there’s one aspect of Gnome Shell that many users don’t like it’s the inability to switch between windows as quickly as that on a traditional desktop using a taskbar or dock.

With the following extension by a developer called Torb you can easily add a dock-like bar to the right-side of your screen that gives you this, allowing you to swap between windows faster than by going to the ‘App Well’ view in Overview mode.

Installation

  • Download the package here
  • Extract to ~./local/share/gnome-shell/extensions/
  • Restart your shell (alt+f2, type r and press enter).