Saturday, March 19, 2022

PC/OS Desktop 20.04.4 Released

Today, the PC/OpenSystems LLC development team is pleased to announce the release of PC/OS Desktop 20.04.4, our newest incremental release for this desktop product line - a fully commercial supported release. With a great application lineup for the enterprise environment, PC/OS Desktop paired with PC/OS Server makes PC/OS a very compelling solution for your school or business. 

We have listened to our customers and have included the most requested contemporary services and applications, as well as a change to the KDE Plasma desktop environment. PC/OS Desktop 20.04.4 also includes tools and resources to help users switching from legacy distributions from other Linux providers. We have also included a new minimal install feature that allows users to install PC/OS with just the web browser and essential system services for specialized deployments. 

PC/OS Desktop support comes in 1/3/5 year support subscriptions, with incremental upgrade and ISO refreshes every 6 to 8 months and new releases every 12 to 16 months. For security, reliability and long term viability, PC/OS Desktop is an attractive and well-supported solution.

The distribution includes : 

KDE Plasma 5.18.8 - The fast and lean Linux desktop, fully functional and performance enhanced; peerless in terms of speed and user friendliness. 
Kernel 5.13.0 LTS - Long Term Support kernel designed to stand the test of time. 
Flatpak - Alternative package manager to SNAP, the current Ubuntu standard. 
Microsoft Edge 99 - Web browser from Microsoft engineered for privacy, web app integration and performance
Thunderbird - Mail client that you can use to sync your e-mail (IMAP or POP) calendars or Microsoft Exchange services
Kpat - Solitaire game 
Knights - Chess game 
OnlyOffice 7 - Office suite that can handle even the most complex documents and is compatible with Microsoft Office. 
DragonPlayer - Multimedia player 
Juk - Music Player 
PowerShell 7.2 - Alternative shell thats a free/open source project from Microsoft 
Balena Etcher - Utility for writing ISO’s to a USB stick 
Kbackup - Backup utility to save valuable and crucial data to a NAS, USB stick or other device
Timeshift - System rollback type functionality
Active Directory integration - Use active directory in your infrastructure? You can add PC/OS clients to them  

This release also contains many functionality / security updates to secure the system against outside intrusion. 

You can find more information about PC/OS Desktop and whats different and available in the free and subscriber release here

You can download the free self support release of PC/OS Desktop here

If you need commercial support you can purchase PC/OS Desktop from our webstore. When you purchase PC/OS Desktop you get physical media with your support subscription.  If you have special license requirement you can contact the sales team at

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