Install Htop Interactive Process Viewer on Linux

Published on September 10, 2020 31 sec read

Htop is an interactive system-monitor process-viewer and process-manager. It is designed as an alternative to the Unix program top. It shows a frequently updated list of the processes running on a computer, normally ordered by the amount of CPU usage.

Table of Contents

  1. Installation
  2. Usage


CentOS/RHEL: On CentOS/RHEL, at first we need to install EPEL reposiroty:

# RHEL/CentOS 8:
dnf install

# RHEL/CentOS 7:
yum install

# RHEL/CentOS 6:
yum install

Then run this command to install Htop:

sudo yum install htop -y

Fedora OS: Run this command:

sudo yum install htop -y

Debian/Ubuntu/Kali: Run this command:

sudo apt install htop -y


Just run htop command and see output like this:

Install Htop
That’s it. Thanks for reading. 🙂

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