I have a CentOS 7 server that is shared by multiple users (20+) via NoMachine virtual desktops. You might want to change one or the other, or both. [root@dlp ~]# ... (06) Xfce Desktop Environment (07) Configure VNC Server (08) VNC Client : noVNC GNOME is the most popular environment in the latest distributions of Linux. It's the default environment in CentOS 7 GUI, Fedora 21 and later and Ubuntu 17.10. This tutorial will show how to run a fully fledged Xfce desktop environment installed with Guix on top of an existing GNU/Linux distribution. The trick is being aware that it allows you to change both the default login and default interactive shells. What I am doing to test this, is logging in to CentOS7 as an admin user, changing the config file then rebooting and checking what the default is selected at the login screen. I'm hoping after reboot the default is xfce instead of gnome. Marius Bakke — November 17, 2019. Uninstalling XFCE. XFCE is another open source graphical desktop environment, it is written in C. XFCE is recommended desktop environment for remote servers as it is lightweight and fast hence does not uses much amount of hardware resources. To install GNOME Desktop run the following commands. So to summarise this, when at the login screen the default selected gui is gnome. when using the install param with update-alternatives, you can set the priority in auto mode. Will like to complement @OldFart's answer( Unforunately, can't comment else I would have). I have written this guide using a CentOS 7.6.1810 Core x86_64 (minimal installation) VM based on Virtualbox (Ubuntu 18.04 LTS host). This time, I am trying to use VNC protocol to do connection, which has been proven much faster than xRDP. 2 How to Install and Configure VNC Server on CentOS 7 3 Building a Networking Virtual Lab part 2: Install VNC with XFCE on CentOS 7 Install / Configure Xfce and VNC Server on CentOS7 Reviewed by Netsec on Tuesday, June 23, 2020 Rating: 5 My previous post “Connect to GNOME desktop environment via xRDP on CentOS 7 & Ubuntu 18” shows how to use RDP client connecting to linux but connection speed is too slow for regular operation. There are a handful of applications that are set to startup by default w/ the XFCE desktop for any user however, many of them are not used nor needed in this environment. Running a Guix Xfce Desktop on CentOS 7. If our default target is multi-user.target, it means that the GUI will not be loaded. The default GNOME Desktop of CentOS 7 starts with classic mode but if you'd like to use GNOME Shell, set like follwos. The chsh command allows you to change your default shell. As the question goes, Linux CentOS 7, how to set Python3.5.2 as default Python version? We have installed GNOME, KDE, Cinnamon, Mate and Xfce desktop environments. To log into Xfce desktop from Gnome login screen, simply click on the username, at the bottom of the screen click the Session drop-down box and select Xfce session – You can also set Xfce as default desktop screen by following steps outlined here for KDE What we want is to set the default target to graphical.target. Installing GNOME Desktop environment. So, to make KDE the default, you would have to edit that file and make it look like this: [Desktop] Session=kde-plasma That assumes that you have a kde.desktop file in the xsessions directory, I don't use KDE so I can't check but it works for me using cinnamon or xfce. Installing XFCE. 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