Kali Linux officially released their Kali Linux Windows 10 app on Windows Store, and also said, You can RUN all Linux Commands on your Windows Command Promot through this Kali Linux Windows app. Kali Linux Windows 10 app also provides Graphic User Interface, It’s really proving useful for us.
However, If you want to do your Penetration Testing on Windows 10, So It’s good for you. Today, In this Guide, We will teach you, How to Install and Configure Kali Linux Windows 10 app on the Windows 10. Kali Linux app is available only for Windows 10 user.
Also, Read ⇒ How to Install Kali Linux on VMware Workstation
Install & Configure Kali Linux Windows 10 App
“Here are few easy steps to Install and Configure Kali Linux Windows app”
1. First Of all, Open the Microsoft Store on your Windows 10 and Download Kali Linux app on your PC. (Download Size is around 160 MB)
2. Once It is successfully Installed, Close the Windows Store and Go to Desktop screen.
3. After that, Open the PowerShell and RUN as Administrator on your PC.
4. On the opened PowerShell Window, Type the Following Command to enable WSL.
Enable-WindowsOptionalFeature -Online -FeatureName Microsoft-Windows-Subsystem-Linux
………..Hit the Enter Button and The WSL will be enabled in few minutes.
5. Then, Restart your PC, So that It could be successfully Configured.
6. Once the PC restarts successfully, Open the Command Prompt and Type the Command “Kali”. When you will Launch Kali Linux Windows app first time, So It will be configured on your PC, and It may take a couple of time.
7. Once It is Finished, Setup your Username and Password.
8. Once You will configure Username and Password, It will ready to use.
9. You can open the Kali Linux app through Command Promote (Simply Type “Kali” and Hit Enter Button) or Kali Linux Windows app.
10. Now you can use all Linux Command on your Command Prompt. To update Kali Linux on WSL, Simply Type the Following Commands.
sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get dist-upgrade
Similarly, You can use all Kali Linux Commands on your Windows 10 and can practice of the Ethical Hacking as well. If you have any problem regarding it, You may comment below.
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