How to install Xubuntu 16.04

Hello my Linux Yogi’s

in this illustration I will walk you through the installation of Xbuntu 16.04 in easy to follow steps. Xbuntu 16.04 was release in October 2016 and is available as 32 and 64 bit. Download the ISO file from https://xubuntu.org/ and burn a DVD with it. 

Insert the DVD and boot from it.

Boot from CD
Boot from CD

After a few moments the “Welcome Screen” appears. Click on the “Install” button to start the installation.

Welcome to Xubuntu
Welcome to Xubuntu

I recommend to check both check-boxes to download and install latest updates and support for graphics and more.

Preparing to install Xubuntu
Preparing to install Xubuntu

If this is a fresh install select the option “Erase disk and install Xubuntu

Installation type
Installation type

Write all changes to disk and click “Continue”

Write changes to disk
Write changes to disk

Select your desired Timezone and  “Continue”

Select your timezome
Select your timezome

Select your Keyboard Layout and “Continue”

Select your keyboard layout
Select your keyboard layout

Provide your computer and user information and “Continue”

Enter computer and user information
Enter computer and user information

The installation is now in progress

Installation progress
Installation progress

Click on the “Restart” button to reboot the system.

Restart installed system
Restart installed system

After boot up logon to the new installed system

First logon
First logon

This is how your Desktop is going to look like.

The Desktop
The Desktop

In the top left corner there is the Application Menu

The XFCE Menu
The XFCE Menu

In the Menu you can click on the Settings Menu to access system settings.

The XFCE Settings Menu
The XFCE Settings Menu

In the top right corner there is the Date and Time control

Date and Time
Date and Time

Next to it is the Audio control

Audio controls
Audio controls

followed by the networking control

Networking controls
Networking controls

and the last one is the power control

Power controls
Power controls

After you clicked on the power button in the Application Menu in the bottom right you see the shutdown controls

Shutdown controls
Shutdown controls

This now concludes the installation of Xubuntu 16.04. As you have seen it is fairly simple to install Xubuntu 16.04. 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! 😀