Windows 2000 Alternatives

    Windows 2000 is described as 'is the successor to Microsoft's Windows NT. It is primarily designed for business users; its counterpart for home users is Windows ME' and is an app in the OS & Utilities category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Windows 2000 for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Windows, BSD, Self-Hosted solutions and Mac. The best alternative is Ubuntu, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Windows 2000 are Debian (Free, Open Source), Linux Mint (Free, Open Source), Fedora (Free, Open Source) and macOS (Free).

    This page was last updated May 17, 2017

    1. PCLinuxOS is a free easy to use Linux-based Operating System for desktops or laptops.
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    2. Edubuntu is an educational operating system that is a part of the Ubuntu family. It aims to make Ubuntu, the popular Linux-based operating system, a great choice for the computing needs of children, students, parents, teachers, and schools.

      Discontinued

      Edubuntu is still based on Ubuntu 14 LTS, which's support is ended in April 2019.

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    3. Slax is a minimalist desktop live CD based on Debian's "stable" branch, it boots into a simple desktop using the Fluxbox window manager which offers a small collection of applications.
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    4. Pinguy OS an out-of-the-box working operating system for everyone, not just geeks This OS is for people that have never used Linux before or for people that just want an out-of-the-box working OS without doing all the tweaks and enhancements that everyone seems to do when...
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    5. openmamba GNU/Linux is a ready-to-use operating system for netbooks, notebooks, desktop and server personal computers.


    6. Hanthana is a Linux based operating system and a Fedora remix suitable for desktop and laptop users. Hanthana comes to you in the form of a Live CD for regular PC (i686 architecture) systems.
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    7. UberStudent is a free, full-featured, user-friendly Linux operating system for learning, doing, and teaching the essential skills of academic success at the higher education and advanced secondary levels. It is supported by a free virtual learning environment.
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