This tutorial is going to guide you how to install PCLinuxOS 2014. Each steps will be included the screenshot of it. Before we go through you may want to download the PCLinuxOS 2014 ISO file first. Burn it to a CD/DVD or you may create PCLinuxOS 2014 LiveUSB if you want.
From PCLinuxOS 2014 desktop, click Install PCLinuxOS. Then the Draklive installer will open up. Press Next to continue
Select your disk which will be used for the installation. If you want to create custom disk layout and scenario, select Custom disk partitioning.
Press Next to confirm the automated disk partitioning. All disk/selected partition will be wiped out.
The installer will detect any unused packaged based on your computer hardware. This step is optional, you can skip or confirm to remove the unused packages.
Then Draklive installer will start installing PCLinuxOS 2014 to the disk
Boot loader installation. Select the disk where the Boot loader will be installed. It usually the first hard disk on your computer.
Press restart when done. Make sure you remove the LiveCD before starting the computer again.
We still need to configure few things after PCLinuxOS 2014 boot up. Select your time zone from the list. You will also need to configure the time and date settings on the next page.
Create the root password
Create new user and password
Finally, login to PCLinuxOS 2014 desktop with the username and password we created on previous step
Enjoy PCLinuxOS 2014
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