How-to Install Linux Fedora 18 Xfce on Top of Windows 8 Pre-Installed with Uefi Secure-Boot Barrier Easy Visual-Guide

May 8th, 2013 by Regaz



The Guide Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install Fedora Linux 18 Xfce from Live i686/x8664 Media on a PC with Windows 8 Uefi and Secure Boot Barrier Pre-Installed.

The Guide Do Not Show How-to Prepare or Burn the Fedora Linux Installation Media, If You Need Consult the Online Fedora Documentation.

The Ubuntu Based OS Installers are Now Just Fantastic in the Ability of Easy Drag Partitioning and Resizing the Windows 8 Disk.

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

The content and details are expressly reduced to give Focus only to the Essentials Instructions and Commands and Make the Tut Easier to Understand ;)

Windows 8 Jail
  1. Windows 8 Disabling “Secure Boot” and Enable Boot from CD/DVD:

    Win8 CD/DVD Boot Setup
  2. Boot with the Fedora Linux 18 Xfce Live Installation Media
  3. Double-Click on Install to Hard-Drive on Desktop
    Fedora Linux 18 Xfce Live Starting Installation
  4. Choose the Installation Language
    Fedora Linux 18 Installation Choose Language
  5. Pre-Installation SetUp

    Next Set At Least the Installation Destination

    Fedora Linux 18 Set Installation Destination
  6. How-to Free Up Space for Linux on Disk:

    Disk Partitioning with GParted Live
  7. Choose the Partitioning Options

    For Sake of Easy Partitions Transformation Best to Keep the New Default LVM SetUp.

    Fedora Linux 18 - Partitioning Options
  8. Start Installation to Hard-Drive
    Fedora Linux 18 - Begin Installation
  9. While Installation is Progressing SetUp Root Pass
    Ubuntu Linux Installation - User SetUp
  10. Installing Fedora 18 Xfce
    Fedora Linux 18 Installing

    Quit on Success!

    Fedora Linux 18 Success

  11. Reboot
    Fedora Linux 18 Xfce LogOutFedora Linux 18 Restarting
  12. Article-Installation SetUp

    Create a Normal User

    Fedora Linux 18 Article Installation - Create User

    Set Time

    Fedora Linux 18 Article Installation - Set Time

  13. Fedora Linux 18 Xfce Desktop with Default Panel
    Fedora Linux 18 - Set Default PanelFedora Linux 18 Desktop

Video of Fedora 18 Xfce Installation VMware Fusion

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,