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Compiz Fusion is quite different to most other linux software, as it requires some configuration of your system. There are about three steps you will need to follow to successfully set up your Compiz Fusion desktop. Due to its nature as a compositing window manager, Compiz requires some additional configuration of your system before you can begin using it.
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== Step 1 : Installation ==
You can install from many different sources. The installation guide can be found here
== Hardware setup and configuration ==
You'll need to set up and install your hardware and X server correctly to provide 3D acceleration to Compiz. Please see our [[Hardware| Harware Setup]] guide to see how to configure your hardware
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== Step 2 : Hardware setup ==
You'll need to set up and install your hardware and X server correctly to provide 3D acceleration to Compiz. The hardware setup guide can be found here
== Obtaining a copy of Compiz ==
There are several different ways to obatin Compiz Fusion. To see the general installation guide, see our [[Get Compiz Fusion| Compiz Fusion Installation Guide]]
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== Step 3 : Autostart and admin ==
If you want, you can add some scripts to make Compiz Fusion start with your system, and add some final touches. The guide can be found here.
== Autostart and administration ==
If you want, you can add some scripts to make Compiz Fusion start with your system, and add some final touches. A link to a guide for this will be added later.
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== First use guide ==
Here are some steps to getting used to Compiz Fusion.
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== Other useful resources ==
There will eventually be a link to a First Use Guide here.
You can find a little about Compiz Fusion, in our [[About Compiz Fusion]] document

Setup and Installation

Due to its nature as a compositing window manager, Compiz requires some additional configuration of your system before you can begin using it.

Hardware setup and configuration

You'll need to set up and install your hardware and X server correctly to provide 3D acceleration to Compiz. Please see our Harware Setup guide to see how to configure your hardware

Obtaining a copy of Compiz

There are several different ways to obatin Compiz Fusion. To see the general installation guide, see our Compiz Fusion Installation Guide

Autostart and administration

If you want, you can add some scripts to make Compiz Fusion start with your system, and add some final touches. A link to a guide for this will be added later.


Other useful resources

There will eventually be a link to a First Use Guide here. You can find a little about Compiz Fusion, in our About Compiz Fusion document

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