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MX Linux MX-19 (64-bit) and Zorin OS 15 Core (64-bit)

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MX Linux MX-19 (64-bit)

The popular MX Linux bills itself as "…a midweight OS designed to combine an elegant and efficient desktop with simple configuration, high stability, solid performance, and medium-sized footprint." MX is a joint venture of the antiX and former MEPIS communities. Like its predecessor MEPIS, MX has the goal of providing a simple and stable desktop with a best-in-class selection of practical tools.


Zorin OS 15 Core (64-bit)

Zorin OS Core is a Linux distro focused on serving as a drop-in replacement to Windows or macOS. Their stated hope is to let newcomers transition to Linux so you "…won't need to learn anything to get started."



  1. MX Linux: https://mxlinux.org/
  2. MX Users Manuals: https://mxlinux.org/manuals/
  3. MX Linux Forum: https://forum.mxlinux.org/
  4. Zorin OS: https://zorinos.com/
  5. Getting Started with Zorin OS: https://zorinos.com/help/#getting-started
  6. Zorin OS Forum: https://zoringroup.com/forum/

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