Zorin OS 6 is a Linux distribution based on Ubuntu 12.04 (Precise Pangolin) that is LTS (Long Term Support) providing five years of security updates which ends in April 2017 and uses the Linux Kernel version 3.2. The Zorin Group released this version of the operating system on June 18, 2012. According to the Zorin website, the open source operating system is "designed specifically for Windows users who want to have easy and smooth access to Linux". The desktop environment is very similar to Windows 7 but not exactly. A computer user who is familiar with Windows 7 can quickly use Zorin OS 6. Below are some screenshots of Zorin OS 6.