LXDE Review: Light as a Feather

LXDE Review: Light as a Feather

For those looking for a lightweight desktop environment, LXDE is the one for you. This LXDE review will cover the basics of LXDE.

By John Perkins -
How to Add a Simple App Launcher Panel on LXDE

How to Add a Simple App Launcher Panel on LXDE

LXDE is one of the lightest graphical environments you can use for your Linux desktop. This is how to add an app launcher panel in LXDE so it doesn’t consume many resources.

By Odysseas Kourafalos -
11 Great LXDE Themes

11 Great LXDE Themes

The LXDE desktop environment design is kind of outdated and bland. Luckily, you can easily customize it to your own liking. Here are 11 great themes for LXDE.

By Mike Tee -
How to Use a GUI on a Ubuntu Server

How to Use a GUI on a Ubuntu Server

Most guru will disapprove the using of GUI desktop on a server, but there are situations where a GUI desktop is desired. When such situations arise, you can make use of the instruction here to install a GUI desktop on your Ubuntu server that will only start on demand.

By Aaron Peters -
5 Alternatives to Unity in Ubuntu Oneiric

5 Alternatives to Unity in Ubuntu Oneiric

With the past few releases, Ubuntu has been focusing more and more on their homegrown desktop Unity. Some people love it, but a lot of us don’t. Fortunately, as with all things Linux, there are many alternative options. For those of us who just can’t find a way to unite with Unity, here are 5 […]

By Joshua Price -
Taking LXDE For a Test Drive

Taking LXDE For a Test Drive

There are a lot of contenders in the ring when it comes to open source desktop environments. The most well known would probably be Gnome and KDE in the heavyweight class, XFCE for middleweight, and any number of small, fast desktop environments and window managers in the lightweight ring. When it comes to the lightweight […]

By Joshua Price -