How to install GNOME on centos 7


How to install GNOME on centos7

Step 1:
$ sudo yum groupinstall "GNOME DESKTOP" -y

Step 2:
$ systemctl get-default

Output: multi-user.target

Step 3:
$ sudo systemctl set-default graphical.target

Output: Removed symlink /etc/systemd/system/default.target. Created symlink from /etc/systemd/system/default.target to /usr/lib/systemd/system/graphical.target

Step 4:
$ sudo systemctl isolate graphical.target

Step 5:
To connect to gnome go to start menu on windows type in "remote desktop" then put in the server ip address in the box, press connect, next type in username "example: root", then put in your root password then click connect.

To Uninstall GNOME do

$ sudo yum groupremove -y "GNOME Desktop" $ sudo yum autoremove
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