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Install Linux for Windows Distros with PowerShell

    Prerequisite: Enable Linux Subsystem – Instructions Here

    Pick the distro you want to install from the list below:

    Step 1: Open PowerShell and download

    curl.exe -L -o <distro_name>.appx<distro_link>

    Step 2: Install and launch

    Add-AppxPackage .\<distro_name>.appx
    wsl -d <distro_name>

    Step 3: Update and Upgrade distro

    sudo apt update && sudo apt upgrade -y     #debian
    sudo yum upgrade -y    #fedora

    That is it you have successfully downloaded a Linux for windows subsytem distro and installed it.

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