Monday, April 21, 2014

Ubuntu 14.04 Installation

Ubuntu 14.04 (Trusty Tahr) Released – Download Links and Installation Guide
So, Finally Ubuntu has launched its veriosn 14.04 code named “Trust Tahr” with Long Term Support.
Ubuntu release its LTS version within every two years and get 5 years support. With its LTS release it get wider apoption from business side as compared to its less stable Server and Desktop releases which got released every six months.

Ubuntu 14.04 Features

There are some noticeable changes which are highlighted below.
  • Kernel 3.13.x stable version which have lots of updates in many technologies supports more devices, better power management and performance. For all changes have a look on Linux 3.13
  • GNOME Version: 3.10.4-0ubuntu5 based on Unity
  • Firefox 28 default web browser
  • LibreOffice for office suite
  • Thunderbird 24.4 for E-mail client
  • Rhythmbox 3.0.2 default music player.
  • Option for changing Application Menu
  • Good improvement in high-resolution display.
  • Windows have Anti-aliased corner.
  • Have new Language Status menu on top menu bar.
  • For Guest Session, you will get “Temporary Guest Session” warning message

Download Ubuntu 14.04 ISO images

Use following download links to get the latest Ubuntu 14.04.
Here, we’ll follow simple steps to install newly released Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr” Desktop version.

Installation of Ubuntu 14.04 Desktop

1.) Boot your system with Ubuntu 14.04 Installation Live CD/DVD or ISO.

2. You may visit selecting ‘Try Ubuntu‘ else Select ‘Install Ubuntu‘ to install on computer.

3. Prepare to install Ubuntu. You can select mentioned both the options if you have internet connectivity in your system. (Keep system up to date during installation.)

4. Next is your Installation type. You can select any option as per your requirements and convenience We are selecting here  ‘Erase disk and install Ubuntu‘ as we don’t have other Operating system installed. You can select “Use LVM with the new Ubuntu installation” this will setup Logical Volume Management. Choose Installation type “Something Else” to create partitions manually. Please note these options are for advanced users.

5. Find out your location.

6. Next, Choose your Keyboard layout.

7. Fill up all information required for creating user login credentials

8. All done its time sit back and have some coffee as Installation is going to take some time J. Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr installation started….

9. Few more screen shot with useful information during installation time .

11. Login screen.

12. Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr. Install, and Enjoy exploring new nothing with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS J.