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Vectr – Free Vector Graphics Software v1.19 released

Vectr 1.19 recently released, is a free graphics software used to create vector graphics easily and intuitively. Vectr is a simple yet powerful web and desktop cross-platform tool to bring your designs into reality. Also with its easy-to-use user interface, anyone can unleash their creativity as an illustrator or graphic designer. Lets take a summary look at its features before we look at how to install vectr on linux.

install vectr ubuntu

Vectr Features

  • It’s open-source hence free to use a basic graphics editor
  • Can be used to create any 2D graphic
  • Also it can be used to create graphics for business cards, greeting cards, icons, websites, illustrations, logos, resumes, brochures, posters, presentations, and much more
  • As a cross platform app, it can used on the web, or downloaded and installed on your desktop across multiple platforms
  • Automatically saves and syncs your work in real-time, across all platforms hence allowing for live collaboration and synchronization anytime, anywhere, and with anyone
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Download Vectr for Windows, Mac OSX, Linux and Solaris

Vectr 1.19: App Gets Twice Faster And Multiple Bug Fixes

  • App is now twice faster than before. Some architectural changes made to the systems which have further improved the app’s speed and reliability
  • Snapping feature now works better even in the most complex scenarios
  • There had been an issue with duplicating files – all now fixed and duplicating both files and objects is working fine

How to install Vectr on Ubuntu 17.10, Ubuntu 17.04, Ubuntu 16.10, Ubuntu 16.04, Ubuntu 15.04, Ubuntu 14.04

32bit OS

mv linux-unpacked vectr
cd vectr

64bit OS

mv linux-unpacked vectr
cd vectr

How to uninstall Vectr from Ubuntu

sudo rm vectr/

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hi, i’m using CUB linux OS, why do I always get permission denied everytime I install Vectr?