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You can install Linux with a GUI, and you can install it without a GUI. Without is typically referred to as "server", and with a GUI is typically referred to as "desktop". There may be some tuning that's done between desktop and server versions these days, but its usually the same kernel underneath both. If you install it without a GUI, then you absolutely need to have command line experience to get the box set up. If you install it with the GUI, then there's, well, a GUI to help you. You can add the GUI to a server install, and probably uninstall a GUI from a desktop install.

Since you're coming from the sticky-clicky world of Windows, I recommend you put the GUI on the box while you're getting started, otherwise linux is a steep learning curve.

I don't know much about where Linux has gone recently, but back in the day, all the GUIs were based on X-Windows, which was by-design essentially a remote desktop solution -- you just ran both ends on the same box. This meant that you had your choice -- did you remote the entire desktop like the MS Windows remote desktop solution where the applications for that machine are captive to that desktop, or did you remote individual GUI applications so you could mix applications from both machines seamlessly on your desktop. Text could even be copy and pasted seamlessly between applications from both machines.
We can program with only 1's, but if all you've got are zeros, you've got nothing.

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