How-to Install Linux Mint 17 Qiana Xfce LTS on Top of Windows 7 Easy Visual-Guide

November 20th, 2014 by thelinuxevangelist

Install Linux Mint 17 Qiana 32/64bit Alongside Windows 7



The Guide Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install and Getting-Started with Linux Mint 17 Qiana Xfce i386/amd64 on Top of Windows 7.

You Just Need Only some 10Gb+ of Free Space on Your Computer or on an External Drive and a Free Linux Mint 17 Qiana Media to Launch on PC and the Task is Easily Achieved! :)

Inside the Guide Link to How-to Prepare or Burn the Linux Mint Installation Media but if You Need then Consult the Online Linux Mint Documentation.

Linux Mint 17 Qiana it’s Fantastic because You Do Not Need to worry about Disk Partitioning to Get Installed Linux Alongside Windows 7!

More than this You Do Not have to Worry about How-to Setup a Windows/Linux Dual-Boot because with Linux Mint it’s All Done :)

Install Linux Mint 17 Qiana Xfce on Top of Windows 7 - Featured

Linux Mint 17 Qiana Xfce New Features at a glance:

  • Update Manager
  • Drivers Manager
  • Login Screen
  • Language Settings
  • Software Sources
  • Welcome Screen
  • System Improvements
  • Artwork Improvements
  • Main Components
  • LTS Strategy
  1. How-to Download & Burn Linux Mint 17 Qiana Xfce:

    Preparing Mint Qiana 17 Media
  2. Look this Visual Guide to Boot PC with Linux Live CD/DVD:

    Windows 7 CD/DVD Booting Setup
  3. Boot with the Linux Mint Installation Media

  4. Double-Click on Icon to Start Linux Mint 17 Qiana Installation

    Install Linux Mint 17 Qiana Xfce on Top of Windows 7 - Start Installation
  5. Select Installation Language on Welcome Screen

    Install Linux Mint 17 Qiana Xfce on Top of Windows 7 - Preparing Installation to Hard Drive
  6. Take the Default “Install Linux Mint alongside Windows 7″

    Install Linux Mint 17 Qiana Xfce on Top of Windows 7 - Installing Linux Mint alongside Windows 7
  7. Resizing Win7/Mint Partitions
    To Install on an External Drive Select it from the Drop-Down on Top…
    If You Install on the Windows Driver then Drag to Resize Partitions
    Some 30-40Gb of Space for Linux Mint should be Fine to Getting-Started.

    Getting-Started with Linux Mint 17 Qiana Xfce on Windows 7 - Easy Partitions Resizing
  8. Set the Time-Zone

    Install Linux Mint 17 Qiana Xfce on Top of Windows 7 - Set Time-Zone
  9. Set the Keyboard Layout

    Install Linux Mint 17 Qiana Xfce on Top of Windows 7 - Set Keyboard Layout
  10. SetUp a Regular User

    Take Note of the Password!

    Linux Mint 17 Qiana Xfce Installation - User SetUp
  11. Installing Linux Mint 17 Qiana

    Linux Mint 17 Qiana Xfce Installing
  12. Reboot Into Linux Mint 17 Qiana Xfce Desktop!

    Install Linux Mint 17 Qiana Xfce on Top of Windows 7 - Success and Reboot
  13. On Grub Boot Screen You Can Choose to Boot Mint or Windows 7 :)

    Select by the Keyboard Up/Down Arrows

    Installing Linux Mint 17 Qiana Xfce Desktop on Windows 7 - Grub Splash Screen
  14. Login into Linux Mint 17 Qiana with Your User Password

    Installing Linux Mint 17 Qiana Xfce Desktop on Windows 7 - Grub Splash Screen

Linux Mint 17 Qiana Xfce Desktop

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