Installing LXDE from scratch or from another operating system

There are two ways to do this.

  1. Install a common Linux distribution and follow the instructions below.
  2. Download a distribution that offers LXDE as a standard desktop environment and follow the installer. The LXDE website offers a download of Linux with LXDE at Alternatively you can choose Fedora and Debian Lenny (2009) offering LXDE as a standard desktop during installation.