Zorin OS Lite is a distro based on Ubuntu with an appearance similar to that of Windows. More specifically it is based on Lubuntu, the “taste” of Canonical designed for the most limited teams in terms of resources and currently uses the default LXDE desktop.
The Zorin OS project offers a flexible and multifunctional operating system with software exclusive. It has been designed from the ground up to be installed on low-resource machines, as well as on older computers that might not otherwise enjoy the advances and benefits of a modern operating system.
Due to its nature focused on novice users, Zorin OS Lite calls itself “the gateway to Linux”. The system has been created in such a way that it can be used by many newcomers to penguin operating system, especially many former Windows XP users who are looking for a stable and reliable distribution in which to land.
Zorin OS Lite can be downloaded or as an ISO image for 32-bit systems – remember that it is a measured version in terms of requirements – that can be burned to a DVD or downloaded to a USB drive.
At the time of to boot Zorin OS from USB a home screen will appear from where you can log in live with default or safe mode options, as well as installing the system directly or running a memory test. Come on, that’s common every time we start a session live of Linux.
Familiar and easy-to-use desktop environment
As we mentioned in the first paragraphs, LXDE is the default graphical environment for Zorin OS Lite. It incorporates a single toolbar at the bottom of the screen, allowing users to access menus, launch applications and interact with running programs or work with system tray icons.
As default applications we can find Google Chrome, Geary Mail Client, AbiWord, Audacious, GNOME MPlayer, Gufw Firewall and Synaptic Package Manager.
In conclusion, we can say that Zorin OS Lite lives up to its name. It will be a good way to revive old machines and bring Linux users a stable, reliable, free and easy to use distribution that can replace Windows XP on any old computer.
Go to the link below to download Zorin OS Lite.
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