Install Google Chrome on Linux

Instructions for installing google chrome on Ubuntu

1. Download Google Chrome

2. Install Google Chrome

  • Via terminal, navigate (cd) into the directory where the installer is downloaded
    • 'cd Downloads' if the installer is in the downloads folder
  • Run the following command:
    • 'sudo dpkg -i g[then press the tab key to autocomplete file name]' or 'sudo dpkg -i [file_name]'

3. Launch Google Chrome

  • Method 1: Launch from the application menu
    • Navigate to the application in the application menu. You can also press the windows icon on the keyboard and search for it.
  • Method 2: Launch from the terminal
    • Open a new terminal window and enter the following command: 'google-chrome-stable



KeywordsLinux Ubuntu Chrome Google Install   Doc ID135949
OwnerOjie O.GroupUMD Engineering IT
Created2024-03-11 10:20:51Updated2024-03-11 11:50:24
SitesUniversity of Maryland Engineering IT
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