You’ve picked your Linux Mint desktop version and you’ve played around in the Live Environment. Now it’s time to get Mint onto your PC as a permanent replacement for Windows. Thankfully the process is extremely easy.
There are lots of versions of Linux available, known as “Distributions.” Each has a different ethos and approach. Here are the five most popular distributions available and where you can get them.
A guide to installing a virtual environment for Linux. Oracle’s VirtualBox is one of the easiest virtual machine platforms for the beginner to experiment on. Within it you can install Linux, without ever having to alter your main computer’s set up.