Updated: 11/13/2018 by Computer Hope

GNOMEGNOME is an easy to use GUI (graphical user interface) and a set of computer desktop applications for Unix-based operating systems.

GNOME was originally short for GNU Network Object Model Environment. However, today is no longer considered an acronym.

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  • Additional information about GNOME is on
  • Additional information and help with Unix is on our Unix page.

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