ArcoLinux and ArcoLinuxD are based on ArchLinux. ArchLinux can have many desktop environments. As a result so can ArcoLinux or ArcoLinuxD.

ArcoLinuxD has the advantage of being minimal. We install ArcoLinuxD with a graphical tool. In essence we are skipping Phase 1 and 2 from this article.

We do a clean installation following the guide on this website.

Go the the menu “Start here – Installation“. We have laid out a learning path for you. Follow the numbering as much as possible.

There are also articles available to set your bios so you can boot and install linux or make sure virtualbox works on your Windows 10.

Check out menu “Phase 2 and 3″ on this website to install your preferred desktop environment.