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I want an os, like OSX, i use to have MAC on my current spec but without the ASUS HD 4850, as there isnt a driver for it "yet".

I want a linux os which looks great as the osx mac does with all the special effects, visuals ect.

Please help me
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Ubuntu.
Linux mint.
    
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ubuntu + compiz, jelly windows are the best!
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Ubuntu
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Friend told me Dream Linux any good?
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Friend told me Dream Linux any good?
Ubuntu is good for first time users.


I dunno about Dream Linux though
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Ok thanks

Will try to download ubuntu, are those jelly windows addons?
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Ok thanks

Will try to download ubuntu, are those jelly windows addons?
Yes those are addons, Im not sure how you get the ( try google) Im not a linux guy, I only know the basics
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post #9 of 27
Ubuntu Is great
    
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post #10 of 27
once you install ubuntu, go to the synaptic package manager and type in - compiz manager and mark it for install, then hit apply.

then go to system/preferences/appearance go to the visual effects tab and turn on extra, it will say searching for a driver, if you have the most recent one for your graphics card, it will enable it. once done, close it out.

then go back to system/preferences/compiz-manager, open it up and there you can set all your animations and effects that you will use. google a guide for compiz-fusion, so you can get the most out of it.

http://www.gnome-look.org/ go here for several mac osx themes for gnome.

you can also download cairo-dock from synaptic or any dock of your pleasing to have the look and feel of osx.
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