Originally Posted by Sean_W
Well, you can just install xfce4 or LXDE(lighter weight DE's) from the Software Centre and then login to whatever you want via the login screen.
Just remember it's still beta though. What exactly is slow?
It's getting faster as I progress, but everything at this point is pretty slow. Chrome really helped out with the net-browsing!
It takes pretty long to open the tabs in the upper left corner, but once an app is open it performs surprisingly well.
EDIT: What's the proper way of installing flash on linux so that it doesn't run like a two legged dog?