Fedora 25 is the latest update released for the Fedora distro. Fedora Workstation is an easy to use operating system for laptop and desktop computers, with a set of tools which are idle for everyone. Fedora is a global community that works together to lead the advancement of free and open source software. It is based on Red Hat which has scored well this time
Fedora 25 is beauty in itself. To know all the new and exciting features provided by it you can visit Here Is What Is New In Fedora 25.
If you are a fan of Linux or want to give a spin to a Linux distro, you have hit the right place. If you are wondering how to install Fedora 25 on a pc that has already Windows 10 installed, then this guide is for you.
In this tutorial, I assume that you have a prior experience of running any kind of Linux distro although if you’re a newbie there shouldn’t be any problem while following the guide. However, it is always advised to backup your data although if you are a professional or not.
Dual Booting Fedora 25 And Windows 10
Basically there are two ways of installing Fedora 25 on your system:
2. By downloading the Live Image .
This is the legacy way of installing any Linux distro by downloading its live image(ISO) to create a bootable USB stick.
>Don’t worry we are going to explain both the ways.
Creating the partition
Before starting the process of installation of your Fedora 25, you have to create the partition on your hard disk so that the new operating system can be installed on it.
Creating a partition is easy process but should be implemented with care.
Turn Off Windows Fast Startup
Go to Control Panel > Power Options.
Setting Bios for UEFI support:
Do these at your own risk as some of the steps may cause temporary/permanent damage to your system. Turning Off UEFI/Secure Boot may cause security issues.
Now we are all done and ready to install Fedora on our system.It is important to follow above mentioned instructions in order to install Fedora smoothly on your system. By following above mentioned instruction the guest operating system will be able to access all the files easily and the permissions to do administrative work and to modify system files will be granted.
Installation via Fedora Media Writer
Fedora Media writer is a small .exe installer which in turn I found was nothing but a Fedora’s personal Live USB creator. On exploring it more it felt like UNetbootin, but lot, lot easier.You can download the latest version from here.
After firing it up you have to put on a spare USB and start the creation tool.
How To Install Fedora 25 Via Live Image
You are done.
Fedora 25 is very awaited version and was released by Fedora Community after many major changes. Installing Fedora on your system is an easy process only if implemented carefully. Also there is an old saying in our community that to always make a backup while doing such type of work.Enjoy your new Fedora Workstation.
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