How To Install Indicator Netspeed On On All The Supported Ubuntu Systems

Hello Linux Geeksters. As you may know, Indicator Netspeed is an Ubuntu AppIndicator for displaying the network traffic (download and upload) for a specified network interface, in the Unity Panel.

 how to install Indicator Netspeed on Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr, Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy Salamander, Ubuntu 12.10 Quantal Quetzal and Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin.

In this article I will show you how to install Indicator Netspeed on Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr, Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy Salamander, Ubuntu 12.10 Quantal Quetzal and Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin.

Because it is available via PPA, installing Indicator Netspeed on all the supported Ubuntu systems is easy. All you have to do is add the ppa to your system, update the local repository index and install the indicator-netspeed package. Like this:

$ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:nilarimogard/webupd8
$ sudo apt-get update
$ sudo apt-get install indicator-netspeed

After you have successfully installed Indicator Netspeed, log out and log back in, and it will automatically start in the Unity panel.

Optional, to remove indicator-netspeed, do:

$ sudo apt-get remove indicator-netspeed

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