This guide is a continuation on Elementary OS initial customization tutorial where I explained what I consider are tasks to be made after you installed a minimal Elementary OS on your computer or a virtual machine. I strongly advise to check out that guide as this one is just a brief overview of the actions performed assembled into a bash script which will automate all the work described in mentioned guide.
Before you start with Elementary OS automated customization, I strongly advise you check out my guide about preseeding .
A minimal installation of Elementary OS 0.4 Loki is required to successfully complete this guide. You can set it up by following Elementary OS 0.4 Loki desktop installation guide on this website. A virtual machine image in VMDK format is also available for download here. If you decide to download and use an image, please read the guidelines on download page to set it up right. Continue reading “Elementary OS 0.4 Loki desktop customization – automated”
Out of the box installation of Elementary OS will satisfy most of any user needs, period. It is a rock solid desktop operating system with most stable and user friendly interface amongst all I’ve seen in Linux world. And as with any Linux distribution, Elementary OS can also be additionally customized and tweaked which will make it even better. So let’s do it!
You can get a VMDK virtual machine image of initial Elementary OS Loki installation in Downloads section of this site.
To complete this tutorial, an initial installation of Elementary OS Loki is required, and you can find a “how to” tutorial here. Also, but not mandatory, a basic knowledge of Linux command line and commands is required to complete this guide. The guide itself contains enough detailed information for you to successfully customize your Elementary OS Loki operating system. Upon completion you will have a great replacement for Windows or macOS that will suite you day-to-day needs. Continue reading “Elementary OS 0.4 Loki desktop customization”
Elementary OS is Ubuntu based distribution that focuses on ease of use. With it’s latest 0.4 Loki release you will get a beautiful interface which combines best of several worlds (Mac OSx, Chrome OS…), and is packed with bunch of applications that will suite everyones needs. This article will guide you trough step-by-step installation of minimal Elementary OS environment.
To install Elementary OS on your computer (or a virtual machine), you will need an install media. You can get it on official Elementary OS website in ISO format. Burn the ISO on a CD/DVD or create a bootable USB and you’re ready to start with the installation. Continue reading “Elementary OS 0.4 Loki desktop installation”