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


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

Press Ctrl+Alt+F1 to back to console

$sudo service lightdm stop

$sudo service lightdm start




Updated: 16/02/2019 — 7:52 PM


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  1. Great! It has been very useful for me, thank you for to share it.

    Regards from Valledupar, Colombia.

    PD: Excuse my poor english.

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