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


Superfast update of ArcoLinux

Superfast update of ArcoLinux

There are lots of more tutorials about updating. There is even two playlists on Youtube just about updating. Watching these videos will learn you how to manage your operating system. Here we just want to update and get on with our work. These commands have been used...

How to install Samba on Plasma

How to install Samba on Plasma

Our script works on the mainstream filemanagers and their desktops. caja - Mate nautilus - Gnome and Budgie dolphin - Plasma nemo - Cinnamon thunar - Xfce4, Openbox and all TWMs deepin-file-manager - Deepin There are more videos and articles about Samba here. This...