Install / Upgrade Kernel 3.12.14 On Ubuntu / LinuxMint

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In this Tutorial I will show you how to Install the Latest verison of Kernel 3.12.14 On Ubuntu / LinuxMint / Debian systems.
The Latest version of Kernel is 3.12.14 and it is released on 11th March 2014

Installation steps

Step 1: Download the Latest version of Kernel form the, or use wget for downloading the deb files

Direct or use wget
For Direct downloading of deb files Click HERE

If you want to download using wget copy the below commands and paste it in terminal one by one according to your cpu architecture

For 32 bit systems
wget -c

wget -c

wget -c    linux-image-3.12.14-031214-generic_3.12.14-031214.201403111335_i386.deb

For 64 bit systems

wget -c

wget -c

wget -c

Step 2: After successfull downloading  install it

sudo dpkg -i *.deb

Step 3:Verify installed Version

After successfull installation reboot the system and type in the terminal
uname -r
(Display's the current active kernel version)

Uninstall Kernel 3.12.14

For removing the Kernel 3.12.14 run the below command in terminal

sudo apt-get remove linux-headers-3.12.14-* linux-image-3.12.14*-
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