Open Creativity.

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Looking for a ready-to-go desktop environment brimming with free and open source multimedia production and publishing tools? Try the Design Suite, a Fedora Spin created by designers, for designers.

The Design Suite includes the favorite tools of the Fedora Design Team. These are the same programs we use to create all the artwork that you see within the Fedora Project, from desktop backgrounds to CD sleeves, web page designs, application interfaces, flyers, posters and more. From document publication to vector and bitmap editing or 3D modeling to photo management, the Design Suite has an application for you — and you can install thousands more from the Fedora universe of packages.

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About

Fedora Design Suite

The Design Suite features a host of free and open source tools chosen by the Fedora Design Team as their favorites for day-to-day work. It includes:

  • Agave for automatically generating color schemes
  • Blender for 3D modeling, animation, rendering and post-production
  • The GIMP, a raster graphics editor
  • Inkscape, a vector graphics editor
  • Shotwell for managing photographs
  • Scribus for professional-quality document layout
  • Xournal, a sketching and document annotation program for tablet PCs
  • Dia for creating flowcharts and diagrams
  • ...and more!

Downloads

Installable Live Media

This is the latest version of the Fedora Linux operating system’s Design Suite. It’s everything you need to try out Fedora’s Design Suite. You don’t have to erase anything on your current system to try it out, and it won’t put your files at risk. Take Fedora for a test drive, and if you like it, you can install Fedora directly to your hard drive straight from the Live Media desktop if you like.

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32-bit PC Edition

32-bit PC EditionThis edition is for the highest compatibility; it will work on both 32-bit and 64-bit computers.

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64-bit PC Edition

64-bit PC EditionEnjoy the full power and speed of a 64-bit computer. Not compatible with 32-bit computers.

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32-bit PC Edition

32-bit PC EditionThis edition is for the highest compatibility; it will work on both 32-bit and 64-bit computers.

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1.3GB for 32-bit PC ISO
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64-bit PC Edition

64-bit PC EditionEnjoy the full power and speed of a 64-bit computer. Not compatible with 32-bit computers.

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1.3GB for 64-bit PC ISO
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Older releases of this spin can be found at archive.fedoraproject.org.

Fedora Design Suite Support

Need help using the Design Suite? We have put together a list of resources you can use to get help below. For help downloading, running, and installing spins, please visit the main spins support page.

Help via Chat

Users and developers are available in the #fedora-design irc channel on irc.freenode.net for real-time conversations.

General help is available in irc channel #fedora on irc.freenode.net.

For help using IRC, please visit the Fedora IRC how-to.

Help via Email

Users and developers are also available on the mailing list at design-team@lists.fedoraproject.org.

General help with Fedora is available on the Fedora users' mailing list at users@lists.fedoraproject.org.

For guidance on how to interact on Fedora mailing lists, please review the Fedora Mailing List Guidelines.

General Help Using Fedora

Sometimes you may encounter an issue with this spin that you can get help with using general Fedora support resources. A list of those resources is available at the Fedora 'Get Help' page.

               
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Design Suite

       

A Designer in action

       

Within minutes of installation, your desktop will feature a complete design workflow. Here, tablet support and the Inkscape vector graphics editor power the creation of a comic strip.

   

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