Linux Mageia 2 Howto Easy-Switch to Gnome 3 Desktop Visual-Guide

September 4th, 2012 by Regaz



This Article Shows You How-to Easy-Switch on Mageia Linux To Gnome 3 Desktop from KDE4 or Others Linux Desktops.

The Linux Mageia Distribuition has been Very Nicely Prepared for Easy and Fast Switching between Various Linux Desktops.

And this Visual Guide includes the Basic Screenshots of All GUI Steps involved.

The Content give Focus Only to the Essentials Instructions and Commands to make it Easier to Understand;)

Mageia Linux
  1. Open a Terminal Window Mageia Linux 2 KDE Open Terminal
  2. Install the Gnome 3 Desktop
    su 

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution

    urpmi task-gnome

    Mageia Linux How-to Getting-Started Installing New Packages/Software

    Getting-Started Installing Stuff on Mageia
  3. Set-Up Mageia to Login Into the Gnome 3 Desktop
    1. Open Mageia Control CenterMageia KDE 4 Open Mageia Control Center
    2. Select Boot >> Set-up AutologinMageia KDE 4 Open Mageia Control Center - Boot Options
    3. Set Desktop to KDE4Mageia KDE 4 Open Mageia Control Center - Set GNOME as Desktop
  4. Reboot!

You Should Nicely be Logged-In Directly into Gnome 3 Core Desktop ;)

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