In this tutorial, we will show you how to install Google Chrome on Ubuntu 19.10. For those of you who didn’t know, Google Chrome is the official Google browser that is available for almost all platforms. From Windows to Android and from macOS to almost all Linux distributions. Google Chrome is more than a web browser, as it combines sophisticated open source technology, borrowed from the Chromium application, into a minimal design, all in order to help users surf the web much faster, a lot easier, and safer than ever before.
This article assumes you have at least basic knowledge of Linux, know how to use the shell, and most importantly, you host your site on your own VPS. The installation is quite simple and assumes you are running in the root account, if not you may need to add ‘
sudo‘ to the commands to get root privileges. I will show you the step-by-step installation of Google Chrome on Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine).
- A server running one of the following operating systems: Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine).
- It’s recommended that you use a fresh OS install to prevent any potential issues.
- SSH access to the server (or just open Terminal if you’re on a desktop).
non-root sudo useror access to the
root user. We recommend acting as a
non-root sudo user, however, as you can harm your system if you’re not careful when acting as the root.
Install Google Chrome on Ubuntu 19.10 Eoan Ermine
Step 1. First, make sure that all your system packages are up-to-date by running the following
apt commands in the terminal.
sudo apt update sudo apt upgrade sudo apt install gdebi-core
Step 2. Installing Google Chrome on Ubuntu 19.04.
Download the Google Chrome web browser package by executing the following shortcut command:
Next, install the package downloaded:
sudo gdebi google-chrome-stable_current_amd64.deb
Step 3. Accessing Google Chrome.
Once installed, open Google Chrome from Ubuntu Dash or execute the following command from your Ubuntu terminal:
Congratulations! You have successfully installed Google Chrome. Thanks for using this tutorial for installing the Google Chrome web browser in Ubuntu 19.10 system. For additional help or useful information, we recommend you to check the official Google Chrome website.