Install Ulauncher on Linux ARM Device


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To run: Menu -> Accessories -> Ulauncher
To run in a terminal: ulauncher

Fortunately, Ulauncher is very easy to install on your Linux ARM Device in just two steps.

  1. Install Pi-Apps - the best app installer for Linux ARM Device.
  2. Use Pi-Apps to install Ulauncher.


For the best chance of this working, we recommend using the latest LTS of Ubuntu or Debian from your hardware manufacturer.
Ulauncher will run on either an Ubuntu/Debian ARM32 OS or ARM64 OS.

Install Pi-Apps

Pi-Apps is a free tool that makes it incredibly easy to install the most useful programs on your Linux ARM Device with just a few clicks.

Open a terminal and run this command to install Pi-Apps:

wget -qO- | bash

Feel free to check out the Pi-Apps source code here:

Install Ulauncher

Now that you have Pi-Apps installed, it is time to install Ulauncher.
First launch Pi-Apps from your start menu:

Then click on the Appearance category.

Now scroll down to find Ulauncher in the list.

Just click Install and Pi-Apps will install Ulauncher for you!

Pi-Apps is a free and open source tool made by Botspot and other contributors. Find out more at