Download Ubuntu for Windows 10

  • Post Updated: April 3, 2024

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Today we will quickly link you to some exciting news first reported by regarding Ubuntu being available in the Windows Store! Which is just a place where you can download and buy Windows apps and games physical copy or direct download. But the news is still true, you can actually download Ubuntu for Windows 10 but, there is always a but, read on.

What Is Ubuntu For Windows 10?

Ubuntu on Windows allows one to use Ubuntu Terminal and run Ubuntu command line utilities including bash, ssh, git, apt and many more.

To use this feature, one first needs to use “Turn Windows features on or off” and select “Windows Subsystem for Linux”, click OK, reboot, and use this app.

The above step can also be performed using Administrator PowerShell prompt:
Enable-WindowsOptionalFeature -Online -FeatureName Microsoft-Windows-Subsystem-Linux

After above is done simply use “ubuntu” command in cmd.exe or launch Ubuntu from the start menu.

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