No applications installed on desktop after installation

Charlie Kravetz cjk at
Sat Jan 3 22:13:20 UTC 2009

On Sat, 03 Jan 2009 16:44:13 -0500
buschbom8 at wrote:

> I downloaded the ISO image for the 64bit version of Linux from
> Georgia Tech. I installed the OS on the second hard drive iin my PC.
> After the installation was complete and I signed on, I did not have
> any applications installed on my desktop. Is there something else
> that needs to be done?
> Configuration:
> Hp Pavillion with an AMD processor
> 6gb of memory
> drive 0 has Windows Vista installed
> drive?1 was the target for the Linux installation
> Integrated sound, Nic, and video

Not knowing what you installed makes it a little harder. Are there any
programs listed if you click on the menus? Try clicking applications,
then looking in each item. Ubuntu does not install applications to the
desktop by default. 

Good luck,

Charlie Kravetz 
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Never let anyone steal your DREAM.           []

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