Quick Look: Linux Mint 17 Xfce

Linux Mint 17 Xfce includes enhancements to Update Manager, new artwork, better language settings, Xfce 4.10, long term support and much more.
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Credit: ITworld/Jim Lynch

Linux Mint 17 Xfce Boot Menu

Linux Mint 17 Xfce comes with Xfce 4.10 and is a long term support release that will get security updates until 2019. This release comes with many useful enhancements to Linux Mint’s tools and features including the following:

         ▪        Update Manager

         ▪        Drivers Manager

         ▪        Login Screen

         ▪        Language Settings

         ▪        Software Sources

         ▪        Welcome Screen

         ▪        System Improvements

         ▪        Artwork Improvements

         ▪        Main Components

The Xfce desktop environment provides a traditional, lightweight alternative to other Linux desktops. If you aren’t familiar with Xfce 4.10, take a peek at this article from linux.com to get an idea of what it can do for you.

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