Windows Subsystem for Linux


To enable WSL run the following command in an elevated Powershell prompt and confirm to restart after the installation.

Enable-WindowsOptionalFeature -Online -FeatureName Microsoft-Windows-Subsystem-Linux

Now we have to install a Linux distro. Launch Microsoft Store app and search for Ubuntu. In my case I used Ubuntu 18.04 LTS version

Once it’s downloaded the installation starts automatically:

And finally set a user: