It runs ridiculously slow at times (like 10 minutes to open a browser page) I have not used Linux before and have no idea how to get to a "command prompt" or if that is even where I need to be but would like to try installing metacity as I saw that worked for someone who posted on this forum.
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To get to a command prompt simultaeously press the Ctrl+Alt+T keys.
free -h and tell us how much RAM you have. For example my system shows 8 GB:
$ free -h total used free shared buff/cache available Mem: 7.7G 5.3G 445M 545M 1.9G 1.4G Swap: 7.9G 412M 7.5G
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