I install playonlinux

sudo apt-get install playonlinux

but i did not see playonlinux icon after searching.

so i run this command again and it says that.

playonlinux is already the newest version (4.2.10-2ubuntu0.1).
0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 544 not upgraded.

Again i searched,but there is no icon. So what should i do ??

I was following this video youtube.com

  • Should we be watching this video? Please post the steps taken... Commented Jan 10, 2018 at 19:26
  • step 1 - sudo apt-get update , step 2- sudo apt-get install playonlinux in next step to searching the app playonlinx but there is no icon
    – Pavan
    Commented Jan 10, 2018 at 19:31

1 Answer 1


Three options here:

  • On MATE and GNOME FlashBack it is in Applications in Games category, PlayOnLinux PlayOnLinux.
  • On Unity you can search for it by name with (open Dash with Super key and type playonlinux).
  • If can not find it try to launch it from terminal with playonlinux command or from Run with Alt+F2.

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