CentOS Tutorial-Step by Step installing CentOS 7

Good Day everyone, hope you all well. Today I am going to install the latest CentOS 7 and I want to use it as a server. So, I choose CentOS 7 Minimal ISO which does not come with any Desktop environment. Only shell console available on this version. Since I want to use it as my server, no GUI is no problem at all.

Steps to install CentOS 7

Step 1. Download ISO

If you want to download the ISO, you may use this link to download CentOS 7 Minimal ISO.

Step 2. Boot Computer

Now, you can either create a LiveUSB or copy it to DVD and boot your computer from it. You can use Rufus to create CentOS Live USB on a Windows machine. On the first wizard, select Install CentOS Linux 7 to start the installation right away.

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Step 3. Select the installation language

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Step 4. Review the installation summary

On this step, you will need to configure the installation destination.

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Step 5. Configure disk partition

Click Installation Destination and it will open the disk partition option. We can use the automatic partition or manual. Press Done to continue.

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Now, click Begin Installation to start the installation process. During installation, you will need to create a new user and specify the password for the root user.

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Step 6. Reboot the system

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Once the installation completed, reboot CentOS and enjoy.


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