Linux Mint is surely one of the most interesting distribution for an average desktop user. It's surely user friendly and multimedia oriented (media codecs are included so you can play music and consume other media "out of the box"). Welcome Isadora ! ;-)
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"The Linux Mint development team have issued the KDE Edition of version 9 of their Ubuntu-based Linux distribution, code named "Isadora". Linux Mint aims to be user friendly and to provide a more complete out-of-the-box experience by including support for DVD playback, Java, and various plug-ins and media codecs..."
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