|Welcome to Linux Mint. |
Welcome and thank you for choosing Linux Mint. This slide show will show you around while the system is being installed on your computer.
|Browse the web.|
Be fast and safe on the web with Mozilla Firefox. Enjoy Java, Flash, and multimedia content.
|Listen to music and CD's. |
Enjoy your music with Banshee. Plug-in your MP3 player or extract songs from your audio CDs. Listen to pod-casts and on-line radios. Discover new artists on last.fm, the Internet Archive and the Amazon MP3 store.
|Watch videos and DVD's.|
Insert a DVD and enjoy a movie. Watch high-definition videos with VLC.
|Manage your photos.|
Organize, enjoy and share your photos with gThumb or Picasa. Export your albums to CD, to the web, or to on-line services such as flickr or PicasaWeb to share them with friends and family.
|Stay connected. |
Keep in touch with your friends and contacts, by email, messenger, or on your favorite social networks. Linux Mint provides all you need to interact with Twitter, Facebook, MSN, ICQ, GoogleTalk, AIM, Yahoo and many other networks.
Browse through 30,000 free applications from the Software Manager. Enjoy screen-shots and user reviews. Install software with one click of the mouse.
|Run Windows software. |
Install Wine and run Windows software in Linux Mint. Or install Virtual-box, and run Windows itself within Linux Mint.
|Customize your desktop.|
Make yourself at home and modify any aspect of your desktop. Choose from a large variety of themes, icons and backgrounds. Linux Mint is open and easy to customize.
|Keep your system up to date.|
Receive fixes and security updates all in one place, for the entire system, including the software you install.