In this tutorial, we will show you how to install Google Chrome on Ubuntu 22.04 LTS. For those of you who didn’t know, Google Chrome is one of the most popular web browsers and is designed to be simple, safe, and quicker than its alternatives. Additionally, you can extend the functionality of Google Chrome by installing extensions and themes for changing the way it looks.
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 the Google Chrome web browser on Ubuntu 22.04 (Jammy Jellyfish). You can follow the same instructions for Ubuntu 22.04 and any other Debian-based distribution like Linux Mint.
- A server running one of the following operating systems: Ubuntu 22.04, 20.04, and any other Debian-based distribution like Linux Mint.
- 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 22.04 LTS Jammy Jellyfish
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
Step 2. Installing Google Chrome Browser on Ubuntu 22.04.
By default, the Chrome browser is not available on Ubuntu 22.04 base repository. Now run the following command below to add the Google Chrome repository to your Ubuntu system:
echo "deb [arch=amd64 signed-by=/usr/share/keyrings/googlechrom-keyring.gpg] http://dl.google.com/linux/chrome/deb/ stable main" | sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/google-chrome.list
Next, import the GPG key:
curl -fsSL https://dl.google.com/linux/linux_signing_key.pub | sudo gpg --dearmor -o /usr/share/keyrings/googlechrom-keyring.gpg
Next, update the Ubuntu repository and install a stable version of Google Chrome using the below command:
sudo apt update sudo apt install google-chrome-stable
Step 3. Accessing Google Chrome on Ubuntu 22.04.
Once successfully installed on your Ubuntu system, run the following path on your desktop to open the path:
Activities -> Show Applications -> Google Chrome or launching it through the terminal with the command shown below:
Congratulations! You have successfully installed Chrome. Thanks for using this tutorial for installing the Google Chrome web browser on Ubuntu 22.04 LTS Jammy Jellyfish system. For additional help or useful information, we recommend you check the official Chrome website.