Check if your distribution has Accerciser already packaged. If this is the case, you can install it via its package manager. Otherwise, you can follow the section below to install Accerciser manually.
To install Accerciser manually, you will need to download it first. Accerciser's source code can either be downloaded from or cloned from .
If you are not using GNOME 3, you may find that Accerciser version 3 or later is not compatible with your environment.
After getting Accerciser, install it using the following commands:
./autogen.sh # or ./configure for first time installation
sudo make install # or make install as root
If you find any problems installing Accerciser on your system, it is likely that some of its dependencies are missing. Check to make sure you have all dependencies properly installed.
To start Accerciser, type accerciser in a terminal window or within the Run dialog and then press Return.
After that, you can use Accerciser to inspect any accessible item shown in the 's hierarchy. Select an item and investigate it using one of Accerciser's plugins.
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