ElementaryOS Provides a quick 、 Light weight 、 Efficient desktop , Keep you productive in the new year .
In a few years ago , This annual series covers applications . This year, , We will be in 2021 In addition to the strategy of seeking help , We will also focus on one-stop solutions . Welcome to 2021 year 21 The first day of productivity .
When looking for productivity tools , It's easy to put together applications that are almost functional but not fully functional . In the past few years , We've talked about individual email applications 、 Calendar application 、 Notepad applications, etc . however , There's always trouble . Or you need a custom script , Or you need a complex export / Import steps to make a tool work .
ElementaryOS It's a complete desktop , It is beautiful 、 practical 、 Efficient environment .
ElementaryOS desktop （Kevin Sonney, CC BY-SA 4.0）
ElementaryOS It's a fashion based Ubuntu Linux Distribution “ Pay as you go ” Open source project . For past installations Ubuntu For people who , The initial setup and installation will be very familiar . However , Once logged in , The experience will be very different .
ElementaryOS Use Gala Window manager and Pantheon shell. Both of them are for Elementary Developed . After installation , The desktop is very compact , It only provides a small number of lightweight applications . These applications include Web browser 、 terminal 、 Mail client and calendar client . It also has an application center , Allows you to install Elementary Free and commercial application of team planning .
ElementaryOS Email and calendar applications （Kevin Sonney, CC BY-SA 4.0）
mail and The calendar These two apps look familiar , Because these two apps have been used by other distributions for some time . Email is used as Geary The replica branch of , Calendars are called in other places Maya. The setup of both is very simple . The two apps only use the user name by default / Password authentication , So users who need two factor authentication need some extra steps . Both interfaces are extremely lightweight and fast .
Application Center （Kevin Sonney,CC BY-SA 4.0）
ElementaryOS No to-do items or notepad applications are included by default . At this time , The application center can play a role . In the Application Center , There are a lot of applications that can fill in the gaps . Two of them are really great . The first is Planner, A simple 、 Lightweight to do manager . It supports multiple lists 、 Planning and repetitive tasks 、 Projects and subprojects . It also works with popular online applications Todoist Sync , But it's not necessary .
The second app in the App Center is Notes-Up, This is a product that uses Markdown Write notes in rich text format . It allows users to create multiple notes in multiple notebooks , And there are “ see ” and “ edit ” Options , So you can preview what the final document looks like . Again , This app is fast 、 Lightweight and very simple , And ElementaryOS The overall look and feel of .
Planner and Notes-up （Kevin Sonney,CC BY-SA 4.0）
If you don't like the default app ,Elementary be based on Ubuntu LTS, So if you need to use other apps , Whole Ubuntu Application ecosystems can use . But on the whole ,ElementaryOS By default, a quick 、 Light weight 、 Efficient desktop , Keep you productive in the new year .