How-to Install Red Hat Enterprise 7 Gnome Desktop on Top of Windows 8.x with Uefi Secure-Boot Easy Visual-Guide

April 27th, 2014 by thelinuxevangelist

Install RHEL 7 Gnome 3 Desktop on Top of Windows 8




The Guide Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install Red Hat Enterprise Linux Gnome 3 Desktop 64bit on a PC with Windows 8.0/8.1 Uefi and Secure Boot Barrier Pre-Installed.

The Guide Shows You also How-to Prepare or Burn the RHEL ISO Linux Installation Media but if You Need then Consult the Online Red Hat Linux Documentation.

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

To Make the Entire Red Hat Linux 7 Installation Windows 8 Easier to Visualize and Retain the Post Includes the Basic Screenshots of the essentials 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 ;)

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  1. Download the Public Red Hat 7 Desktop DVD:

    Get RHEL 7 Desktop 64bit

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

    Win8 CD/DVD Booting Setup
  3. Boot with the Linux Installation Media
  4. How-to Free Up Space for RHEL on Disk:

    Disk Partitioning with GParted Live
  5. Then Boot Up the RHEL 7 Desktop

  6. Select the Language

  7. Set the Destination Installation Disk


    Select the Disk

  8. Then Possibly Customize the Gnome Desktop

  9. Start Installation

  10. Creating User

  11. Set the Root User Password

  12. Achive Installation and Reboot


  13. Initial Setup

  14. Accept the License


  15. Choose if Enabling Kdump

  16. Eventually Enter Your Subscription Details

  17. Desktop Setup

  18. Set the Language

  19. Set Keyboard Layout

  20. Last Possibly Enable a Cloud Upload

  21. Enjoy Your Shining New Red Hat Linux 7 Gnome 3 Experience :)

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