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Installing a Podman Desktop extension

Consider installing Podman Desktop extensions to enrich the default capabilities of Podman Desktop.



  1. Go to the Settings > Extensions.

  2. In the Name of the Image field, write the extension OCI image name.

  3. Click the Install extension from the OCI image button.


  • If Podman Desktop satisfies the minimum required version of the extension, the extension activates.

  • Depending on the extension, items can appear in the status bar, tray menu, or other contributions.