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11 Sep 2010   #21

MS Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by eldinv View Post
Linux is not like Windows, where right after you install, you need to get applications. Most user apps are built right in. What type of application your looking for?

Play around with Compiz, and desktops, get the all to famous CUBE.
Think I'll just play around with what's on it for a while and read up more on the net in regards to usage and that.

Thanks to everybody for the help. I really just wanted to get it up and running and that's what I got. I actually thought it would be painless but it's super easy!


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11 Sep 2010   #22

Windows 7 X64 Professional

Yes, Ubuntu comes ready to go (for the most part) right out of the box. If you want to watch videos or commercial DVDs in it, you'll need to install Restricted Formats.
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