Fedora 22 workstation installation steps with screenshot

Fedora project team recently released Fedora 22. We have already covered in our previous article, what’s new in Fedora 22 & how to upgrade from fedora 21 to fedora 22 using fedup method. In this article I’m going to show, how to install fedora 22 KDE workstation steps with detailed screenshots.

Download Fedora 22 images

There are multiple desktop flavours available for download.

1) Booting Computer with Fedora 22 installation media

Boot your computer with Fedora 22 installation media like (Burned CD/DVD or ISO image). Choose Start Fedora Live and hit Enter to initiate the Fedora 22 installation or else it will start automatically within few seconds.
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2) Starting Fedora 22 live

Fedora 22 live Booting
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KDE environment loading.
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3) Choosing Hard Drive

Choose install to Hard Drive to install Fedora 22 on your system.
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4) Language Selection

Choose your preferred language.
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5) Installation Summary

Now, its showing Installation Summary and you need to set your location, date/time, keyboard layout, Installation destination, host-name and Network Configuration.
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6) Installation destination Selection

Here is the most important area because we are going to partition our hard disk. Choose I will Configure Partitioning. then hit done.
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Manual Partitioning pop-up window allow you to create all required partition. Click + button and choose mount-point and enter the desired size, then hit Add Mount Point.
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Do the same as per your requirement.
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Click + button and create /boot partition.
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Click + button and create /home partition.
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Click + button and create /var partition.
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Click + button and create /swap partition. Make sure swap should be double size of physical RAM.
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See the partition summary. then hit Done
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Write the partition on your hard disk.
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Summary got over, then hit Begin Installation to initiate the fedora 22 installation.
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Installation under process.
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7) Set Root Password

Its time to set root password on your system.
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8) Create new user

Its time to create new user on your system.
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9) Installation got Completed.

Now, installation got completed and hit the Quit button. It will reboot.
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Enter the password for your user to get into your system.
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See the below screenshot, now i’m in fedora 22.
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Now, I’m going to play with DNF for our next article.

Magesh Maruthamuthu

Love to play with all Linux distribution

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