Category: Windows Subsystem for Linux


Install linux on Windows 10

Install linux on Windows 10
You will need, to turn on WSL, Control Panel\Programs and click Turn Windows features on or off
Search for WSL(Windows Subsystem for Linux:

Now you can install any Linux OS, to install for example Ubuntu:
1- Go to Microsoft Store, and search for Ubuntu:
Installing linux ubuntu on Windows 10


You can also download  Linux software for example, Download CentOS WSL
The first thing to have is a CentOS on WSL (Windows 10 FCU or above), based on WSldl. Basically, it’s a zip file containing rootfs and some other files. CentOS as WSL Instance is an open source project available on Github, so download it here(
Remember to run those apps as Administrtor.

For example:
Install app on Centos running WSL:

yum install java-1.7.0-openjdk