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WIN 7 series: For Windows 7 users


Windows 7 support ends soon, and some of those users may be hesitate to move to Windows 10. Here is a series on possible alternatives using the Linux Distros Ubuntu, Zorin and Mint.

10/27/2020 UPDATE: Windows 7 users might find this Distro interesting:
OpenMandriva Lx 4.1 “Mercury” – ‘Top of the Line’ Linux Distro!

06/14/2020 UPDATE: Been awhile since adding posts to this page, so will move this newer section to the top:
Windowsfx 10.2 (Linuxfx 10) – ‘a smooth downhill path to Linux adoption’?

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Part 1: *ATTENTION* Windows 7 Users – ‘Dash to Panel’ 

Part 2: Windows 7 Users – ‘GNOME and KDE’

Part 3: Windows 7 Users – ‘Windows 10 Pro OEM Key for USD 11.74’

Part 4: Windows 7 Users – ‘Ubuntu & WIN10 sharing SSD on Laptop’

Part 5: Windows 7 Users – Create a Persistent Storage ‘Live’ USB

Part 6: Am adding post – ‘Like Two Peas in a Pod’ – Ubuntu 18.04.3 and Windows 10 – to this page.

Part 7: Windows 7 Users – ‘*AVOID* Buggy Manjaro 18.1’

Part 8: Windows 7 Users – ‘Persistent Storage vs Full Install on USB’

Part 9: Windows 7 Users – ‘Ubuntu 19.10 on Live USB with Persistent Storage’

Part 10Windows 7 Users – ‘Steep Learning Curve vs Plug and Play’

Part 11: Windows 7 Users – ‘Windows 10 November 2019 Update Version 1909’

Part 12: Windows 7 users – ‘How to safely Test both Linux & Windows 10’

Part 13: Windows 7 users – ‘Zorin OS 15.1’

Part 14: Windows 7 Users – ‘Linux Mint 19.3 “Tricia” Cinnamon’

Part 15: Windows 7 Users – ‘Ubuntu Focal Fossa (development branch)’

Part 16: Windows 7 Users – ‘Solus 4.1 *KICKS* some Linux Buttocks!’ (1/31/20 Update)

Part 17: Windows 7 Users – Are there ‘Bad Characters Within The Linux Community’?

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01/05/2020 NOTE: Ryzen™ & Linux problems – ‘Blog Update & Deleting Posts’

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01/06/2020 NOTE: VPN hijacking on Linux – ‘another Linux vulnerability surfaces’

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01/13/2020 NOTE: KDE neon vs Kubuntu 18.04, 19.10 & 20.04 daily build

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01/15/2020 NOTE: Linux Lite 4.8 – ‘Stayin’ in Da Top 10 Race’

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