Install GUI LXDE Core for Ubuntu Server 18.04

Quick Steps:

Install Ubuntu Server 18.04

Run Ubuntu Updates

$sudo apt update

$sudo apt upgrade


Install LXDE Core

$sudo apt install lxde-core

$sudo update-alternatives –config x-session-manager

Select start with startlxde

$sudo service lightdm start

$sudo lightdm


In GUI login screen, first time change desktop environment to Openbox and login.

Somehow, it will hang, so force restart.

After restart, in login screen, change desktop environment to LXDE, and you can login




Updated: 17/05/2018 — 2:58 PM

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