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Download Elive 2.0 Topaz

This is the old stable version of Elive, released in 2010, if you have a very-very old computer this system can make it revive and work nicely, enjoy!

Torrent noteI have no ways to seed the torrent, please keep it alive so other people can still download the old versions.

Required donation to install (this) version:
Update: you very probably can install totally cost-free since the installer-module is now bypassed to not require a donation.

The new stable 3.0 is entirely cost-free.


  • Boot from USB? This version is made for cdrom mode and USB is not supported, but you can use a tool like unetbootin that can make it work (so it modifies the bootable files), you can download our own copy of a verified old version that works.
  • Check our FAQ entries for common problems or articles explaining how to do things.

Important, after to install:

  • Run the script for fix the repositories
  • Install the package google-chrome-stable for have a more updated browser

Get informed about releases

We will inform you when the next stable version is out!



Do you like Elive? We work very hard making it the best alternative for your computer, and we could do even much more if we had the resources, so please share it with your friends and help us to make it more known!

Support the project and keep it alive!