Mageia 5 installation steps with screenshot

Mageia is a community distribution which started as a fork of the Mandriva project, but which now operates as an independent distribution. The Mageia community proudly announced the general availability of Mageia 5, on June 19, 2015. After more than one year of development with lots of new features which will give separate identification to Mageia.

1) Booting Computer with Mageia 5 installation media.

Boot your computer with Mageia 5 installation media like (Burned CD/DVD or ISO image). After booting from your installation media it will display the below screen.
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2) Choose your language

Choose your language, then hit Next.
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3) Accept License agreement

Accept License agreement, then hit Next.
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4) Keyboard layout Selection

Choose your preferred Keyboard layout to set default one, then hit Next.
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5) Partitioning

Choose the partitioning method, then hit Next.
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6) Media Selection

Choose the required media selection, then hit Next.
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You must choose both Media option to support all the drivers, then hit Next.
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7) Desktop Selection

Choose the desktop which you want to install, then hit Continue.
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8) Installation under process

Mageia 5 installation under process and it will take a while to complete.
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9) User Management

setup administrator password and create the new user for managing, then hit Continue.
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10) Monitor

Choose plug’n play monitor, then hit Next.
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11) Summary

Modify timezone & country, then hit Next.
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12) Updates

Choose to YES to download the new updates to make your system to upto date, then hit Next.
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Updates are currently running.
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13) Installation Completed

Mageia 5 installation completed, then hit Reboot.
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14) Mageia login screen

Mageia 5 login screen, Enter the password, then hit Enter.
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15) Mageia home screen

Mageia 5 home screen.
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16) Mageia version checking

See the below screenshot, I’m using latest version of Mageia 5.
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Enjoy….!

Magesh Maruthamuthu

Love to play with all Linux distribution

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