Ubuntu - How to launch the Terminal

September 2016

Ubuntu - How to launch the Terminal

In this article you will learn how to launch the Terminal of Ubuntu Linux. Based on the desktop environment being used the procedure will slightly vary.

Unity desktop

  • Dash > More Apps > Accessories > Terminal


  • Applications menu > Accessories > Terminal.

LXDE (Lubuntu)

  • Menu > Accessories > LXTerminal.

Xfce (Xubuntu)

  • Applications menu > System > Terminal.

KDE (Kubuntu)

  • KMenu > System > Terminal Program (Konsole).

Using a keyboard shortcut

You can also use the following keyboard shortcut to easily access the Terminal:
  • [Ctrl] + [Alt] + [T]

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