Learning phase 1

Please read following essential posts
ArcoLinux Core Info
ArcoLinux Fast Track


You have downloaded the ArcoLinux iso. Now you can install ArcoLinux either on a virtual machine or on an SSD.
We recommend clicking on “Start here” and working your way down the menu.

Use the menus, categories, tags and the search to look for specific items. Or simply explore the website.

On you will find articles about Xfce, Openbox and i3 as well as general linux topics. provides more information on Xfce, Openbox and i3. The other desktops are ONLY documented on

“Any desktop” articles means they apply to all the desktops.

If you want to build your own ArcoLinuxB iso, then you go to

Installing Arch Linux or Phase 5 in our learning path can be found on

To learn how to build your own distro from scratch go to the Carli project on


How to install any cursor theme

How to install any cursor theme

Where to download cursor themes? The AUR or Arch User Repository includes already the best of cursor themes out there. Type the following text in your terminal trizen cursor Choose a number and install it. It will be installed in /usr/share/icons. Or you find yourself...