Install old wallpapers in Linux Mint 17

Download wallpapers from previous versions of Linux Mint

Here's how you can download and install old Linux Mint wallpapers in Linux Mint 17. This will give you a nice variety of backgrounds on your Linux Mint 17 computer since some of the older wallpapers are quite beautiful.

1. Open a terminal window.

2. Type in the following command then hit Enter:

sudo apt-get install mint-backgrounds-*

According to Binary Tides:

Linux Mint 17 has been released and is named Qiana. Mint is one of the best linux distros that targets desktop users with focus on usability and simplicity. It comes in various flavors with different desktop environments like Mate and Cinnamon and different base distros like Ubuntu or Debian.

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