Install Ubuntu

Adjusting the sound volume

Add Users

Configure a static IP address

Install xRDP for remote desktop sessions

Audio local at users

How to Make Ubuntu Look Like Windows

Backup and restore


Wine

Wine allows you to install Windows programs as Irfan-view, Google Earth, etc.
After you have installed Wine, click on the setup file from a Windows program and you should see a menu where you can click on Wine.

Open the terminal and type:
sudo apt update

Type;
sudo apt install wine

Verify the installation succeeded.
Type:

wine --version

Try to install a Windows program.

When that works go  further to:
How to Make Ubuntu Look Like Windows