Starting the virtual machine#

To start the virtual machine, select LinuxMint 20.1 and then click on the Start button in the main toolbar (Fig. 14).

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Fig. 14 Start virtual machine#

Once the boot process is complete, you will be logged in directly to the desktop (Fig. 15).

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Fig. 15 The Linux Mint desktop#

For reference, the default username is user and password is also user.