How to install Ubuntu Mate 16.10

Hello my Linux Yogi’s

in this illustration I will walk you through the installation of Ubuntu Mate 16.10 in easy to follow steps. Ubuntu Mate 16.10 was release in October 2016 and is available as 32 and 64 bit. Download the ISO file from https://ubuntu-mate.org/ and burn a DVD with it.

Insert the DVD, boot from it and select “Install Ubuntu Mate”

Welcome Screen
Welcome Screen

I recommend to select both options in order to receive latest updates and hardware support.

Preparing to install Ubuntu Mate
Preparing to install Ubuntu Mate

Select “Erase disk and install Ubuntu Mate” for a clean fresh install of Ubuntu Mate

Installation type
Installation type

Write back all changes to disks

Write changes to disk
Write changes to disk

Select your timezone

Timezone selection
Timezone selection

Select your Keyboard layout

Keyboard layout selection
Keyboard layout selection

Provide Computer and User information

Computer & User information
Computer & User information

Installation is in progress

Installation progress
Installation progress

Installation complete, restart system

System restart
System restart

Remove installation media

remove installation media
remove installation media

Logon to the new system

Logon screen
Logon screen

Ubuntu Mate greets you with a Welcome Screen

Welcome Screen
Welcome Screen

and provides some information

Ubuntu Mate information
Ubuntu Mate information

See the Desktop of your new system

Ubuntu Mate Desktop
Ubuntu Mate Desktop

Top left corner is the Application Menu

Application Menu
Application Menu

next to it is the Places Menu

Places Menu
Places Menu

followed by the System Menu

System Menu
System Menu

In the top right corner is the Shutdown button and the following dialog is been displayed

Shutdown Controls
Shutdown Controls

next of it is the Date & Time controls

Date & Time controls
Date & Time controls

next is the Volume control

Volume control
Volume control

and lastly is the networking controls

Networking controls
Networking controls

This now concludes the installation of Ubuntu Mate 16.10. As you have seen it is fairly simple to install Ubuntu Mate 16.10. If you liked this illustration or not feel free to leave a comment. If you like to see specific articles use my Contact Form and tell me about it.

Until next time my friends, Namaste! 😀