How to Install Google Chrome on The Ubuntu Desktop in Right Way

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What is it?

Ubuntu 17 will be released, if no one was released on April 13, 2017. The famous Ubuntu as Linux is used for desktop computers or home computers that can be used for work and play games Surfing On The Internet. This is a free open source solution and is used in schools in developing countries like Indonesia.

But that I will discuss here is not the question, but I want to discuss and share how to install Google Chrome on Ubuntu desktop. As we all know Google Chrome is not automatically included on the Ubuntu desktop, but Ubuntu includes Firefox browser. I do not know the reason why they do not include Google Chrome as the default browser on ubuntu. As we know that Google Chrome offers a more simple way of browsing, faster with a simple Web browser interface. The inside Google Chrome is designed so sophisticated that all people like Google Chrome.

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How to install Google Chrome on Ubuntu desktop

There are two ways to install Google Chrome on Ubuntu desktop one is to directly download the Google site. The site will detect what operating system you are using and determine the bit that you use. Whether using a 64-bit or 32-bit. Click the download button and the download process will take place.


The second way to use the command line.

Step 1 (setup key)
wget -q -O – | sudo apt-key add –

Step 2 (setup repository)
sudo sh -c ‘echo “deb [arch=amd64] stable main” >> /etc/apt/sources.list.d/google.list’

Step 3 (install)
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install google-chrome
The second way is easier for you to update the Google Chrome in the future. Ubuntu normally using the system update regularly to update all existing software on the system. Differences with Windows that does not have this feature. The update feature in the software ubuntu ensure that you are using the most recent version so that you do not need to worry about security loopholes

So you choose which one?

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