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What's New - The Five Latest Changes

Worker - An Introduction 15-Nov-13
SLiM 1.6.2 Auto-Detects Installed Desktops 13-Nov-13
Install Desktop Environments article updated 9-Nov-13
How to disable UEFI completely 9-Nov-13
How to Boot Manjaro in your Windows 8 System 9-Nov-13

Getting Started


Various articles to answer all your questions!
New to Manjaro? Start here for an overview!

On-Line and Support

Our blog, forum, Twitter, Reddit, and Facebook accounts.
Additional direct support for Manjaro users.

Get Manjaro

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Where to find the latest and greatest 32 and 64 bit releases.
Check your Manjaro download for errors in Linux and Windows.


Burn Manjaro to CD/DVD or USB Stick in Linux and Windows.
Installation and partitioning guides for beginners and experienced users.

Customisation and Configuration

Boot / Startup

How to enable virtualisation, run Manjaro on Windows 8 systems, and more!


Install, configure, or even bypass MDM, GDM, KDM, SDDM, LXDM, and SLiM
Install and configure a range of popular desktops!


You need to know this - Kernels and Graphics Cards.
Enable printing and add printers.
Got the power? No? Then optimise it!

Software Management

Access the AUR, change repositories, find the fastest mirrors, and more.
Instructions for using the Package Manager in the terminal.
There's a range of user-friendly software managers available!

Network / Internet

A time saver or two, plus great info on Block Lists.
Some security - mostly user configuration customisation.
Various security settings & strategies.
Solve the Windows using Local Time Problem .
Some users get their DNS or nameservers overwritten in resolv.conf on boot, using resolvconf.conf will prevent this..
Use a mouse and keyboard across multiple machines & operating systems.
The standalone dedicated Linux Firewall that runs on junk .

Software Applications

A summary of some of the most popular.
A quick & dirty how-to for ripping many formats of movies.
Install and configure Krusader in Manjaro without problems.
Install Spotify Client in Manjaro without problems.
Use Virtualbox in Manjaro, and Manjaro in Virtualbox.
Worker is an extremely customisable file manager, which takes a little time to get to know...


Implemented in Manjaro 0.8.4, this fix will benefit users of earlier releases.
How to modify and set partitions.
For correct system time/date, turn on NTP (Network Time Protocol) &/or set your Timezone (locale).
Activate click on tap, and vertical and horizontal scrolling on your touchpad.
An introduction to the management of both Systemd's Journal & syslog-ng's /var/log/*log files.
Remove the executable bit from all instances of gnome-pty-helper on your system.

BASH / Terminal

Shortcuts for your terminal.


Boot / Startup

Can't boot Manjaro? You may be able to repair rather than reinstall!
The solution for a problem that affects certain computers that use JMicron chips.


This how-to works for watching videos & Youtube, with the closed source driver at least.


The solution for an issue that particularly affects some makes of laptops.
A quick test in the Terminal.

Software Management

A relatively common problem explained and easily solved.
An explanation and solution for a problem encountered by some newcomers.
An explanation and solution for this software authentication issue.
An explanation and solution for this rare issue.
Solutions to deal with pamac issues on updating your system.
A solution to solve updating issues for installations of Manjaro 0.8.0.

Wiki Editing

How to create an account, and the dos and do-nots for Wiki contributors.
Guide on how to create a new wiki page.
(Most) Everything you need to know to create, edit & format a wiki page.
Full user guide on every aspect of Wiki authorship and maintenance.
A simple overview where the existing boxes aren't sufficient.