Unlike with Windows, Linux distros come preloaded with much of the software you may need. Anything considered "essential" is part of the basic desktop/server installation.
The programs you are most likely to use on a desktop computer include Firefox, OpenOffice and Evolution (email client). All of those are on the basic install of desktop CentOS as well as pretty much any other desktop Linux distribution.
by Owenyoyoyo 7 years ago
Best linux distribution for an old laptop?What is the best linux distribution for an old laptop - pentium III , 1000Mhz 256Mb Ram? Additionally which would have the best out of the box support for a belkin n1 card or a netgear wg511v3? I have looked into the 'mini' distros and I am interested in...
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How to install linux
by Kylyssa Shay 2 years ago
So I've been getting the Windows 10 pop-ups for the last several months and I've been clicking the "no thanks" button on every one. This morning, I wiggled my trackball to wake my PC from sleep mode and fracking Windows 10 had installed itself and only needed me to press the accept or...
by davidwillium 7 years ago
actually, there is really no "THE BEST" os in the market.. It's all about user preference.. but I can give you the most preferred OS'es by the masses..- Windows (7, xp) - these are preferred by people because of its "user friendliness" and a lot of softwares are compatible with...
by viplove09may 7 years ago
How to install xp software or .exe files in linux centos 5?????
by Kennedi Brown 6 years ago
Is it possible in any way to run Mac software on Linux?I know that Wine can allow Windows software to run on Linux, but I was wondering if there was any possible way to do the same thing for Mac other than Virtualbox. I've googled this question, but all I found was forum posts and such from the...
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