To install GUI (Graphical User Interface) for debian

To install it via CLI, perform the following commands:


apt-get install aptitude tasksel
tasksel install gnome-desktop --new-install


apt-get install kde-standard


apt-get install xfce4 xfce4-goodies thunar-archive-plugin


apt-get install lxde

Here Gnome, KDE, XFCE, LXDE all provide GUI environment for debian. A single GUI environment is enough to run on the VPS but please go through " " to find out the best suitable GUI for your needs.

To connect to the GUI via VNC/RDP, please see --