How do I find gparted in Ubuntu, searching from the launcher sends me to Wiki or shopping?


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Gparted is not installed by default. To install it, just press Ctrl+Alt+T on your keyboard to open Terminal. When it opens, run the command(s) below:

sudo apt-get install gparted


Install via the software center

  • sudo apt install gparted :P
    – John Red
    Aug 26, 2018 at 15:40

You can find gparted in the Ubuntu Software Center.

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    Ok, what is installed - apart from a lot of amazone links and shoppingbasket? Jan 14, 2015 at 18:39
  • I found disks, so it had to do. Jan 14, 2015 at 19:09

You can install it with:

sudo apt-get install gparted

As it will most likely not be installed by default.


gparted isn't pre-installed although it is installed in the Ubuntu -Live mode. you can type

$ sudo apt-get install gparted

in terminal to install it.

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