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How to install XFCE in Ubuntu 11.10 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I switch to Xubuntu? Any ideas how to install XFCE in 11.10? I don't want Unity or Gnome 3, but the xubuntu dektop seems to be not available in Ubuntu 11.10 ...
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How do I install XFCE so I can choose it as the desktop environment at login? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I switch to Xubuntu? I am currently running the vanilla Ubuntu 11.10 on my laptop. At first I liked the Unity desktop (the previous version I used was 10.04 LTS) ...
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Using Ubuntu 14.04 within a light version UI [duplicate]

I am using ubuntu 14.04 and the laptop is from 2008 and it does not have good staff, so I believe that I should use lubuntu or xubuntu but I learnt that the default software of them are really ...
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Ubuntu to Xubuntu [duplicate]

I'm new on ubuntu, and it's slow in my computer. I heard that xubuntu is faster than ubuntu, how can I change the desktops without losing my information?
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What is the difference between Ubuntu+XFCE and Xubuntu?

There are many derivatives to Ubuntu, of which Xubuntu is one, using XFCE as a desktop environment. One can install Xubuntu directly from an ISO or install XFCE as an alternative session on Ubuntu. I ...
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How to install Xfce desktop environment?

I have read this post How do I switch to Xubuntu?, but it tells me to install xubuntu-desktop. Can I install Xfce (only)? I mean, I don't want to install any application which is not related to Xfce ...
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Can I run Ubuntu, Xubuntu and Kubuntu in the same computer?

I was wondering if I could run those three versions in the same computer and how. I would love having them in my computer.
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Can I install Unity aside with XFCE and switch them as I want?

I am using XUbuntu 11.10 with XFCE and am willing to give Unity a try, but don't want to loose my well-tuned system and desktop. I don't think LiveCD is what I need: I want to try the behaviour of ...
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Is gnome-session-fallback viable long-term solution in 12.04?

After preliminary exploration of Ubuntu 12.04 beta, I decided that Unity is simply not my cup of tea. Installing gnome-session-fallback looks (perhaps?) like a solution, but there is some doubt in ...
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Uninstalling Gnome 3 and reverting back to Gnome 2?

Is it possible to completely purge anything Gnome3 and completely revert to gnome 2 with the panel and stuff. I do not want to get suggestions on how to get to the classic session, I want to know how ...
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Receiving “Please insert CD error” when trying to install xubuntu desktop in 12.04

I have installed Ubuntu 12.04. I want to install xfce desktop. When I tried to install Xubuntu desktop, I got the following message. sudo apt-get install xubuntu-desktop Media change: please insert ...
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Enabling a multi display desktop completely broke Gnome Shell. Help?

I've been trying to get my dual desktops working on Ubuntu for a while. I previously had them as one large desktop, but that was incredibly slow for some reason. I tried to switch them to multi ...
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Xubuntu still booting to Unity

I installed Xubuntu according to the accepted answer in this question; How do I switch to Xubuntu? Now I get Xububtu startup and shutdown screens, but I still end up with Unity once it's booted. I ...

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