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Install Latest Stable Blender in Ubuntu or Mint


This tip is going to show you how to install the latest stable release of Blender in Ubuntu or Linux mint Trusty LTS via PPA.

Blender is a free and open-source 3D computer graphics software product used for creating animated films, visual effects, art, 3D printed models, interactive 3D apps and video games. There are many cool commercials made with Blender, such as Cif Active Gel, Coca-Cola.

Blender is available in Ubuntu repositories by default, but it’s a little old. To get the last, Blender 2.78c so far, we can use a PPA repository,

Open the terminal, when it opens, run command to add the PPA:

sudo add-apt-repository -y ppa:thomas-schiex/blender

After that, update and install the package:

sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install blender