How to install Chrome in Ubuntu 22.04 LTS?

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How to install Chrome in Ubuntu 22.04 LTS?

After installing the next step can do is to install Chrome Browser on your Ubuntu 22.04 operating system. In this tutorial I will explain you the steps to install Chrome in Ubuntu 22.04 LTS.

After installing the next step can do is to install Chrome Browser on your Ubuntu 22.04 operating system. In this tutorial I will explain you the steps to install Chrome in Ubuntu 22.04 LTS.

Chrome in Ubuntu 22.04 - How to install Chrome in Ubuntu 22.04 LTS?

Google Chrome is one of the most popular web browser in the world from Google and large number of users around the world is using this browser. The Chrome browser is not installed by default with the Ubuntu 22.04 operating system, but you can easily install it your Ubuntu desktop. In this tutorial I will provide you the steps to install Chrome in your Ubuntu 22.04 operating system. We have also provided you the recorded video instruction to simplify the steps for you.

What is Chrome Browser?

Google Chrome is a highly popular web browser and it is available for many platforms. This cross-platform web browser was developed by Google and its one of the most used web browser on almost all the platforms. The Chrome browser was released by Google in 2008 for Microsoft Windows operating system, since then it become top used web browser. The Chrome is built using free software components from Apple WebKit and Mozilla Firefox, while most of the code is based on the open source Chrome OS. This browser is now available for Linux, macOS, iOS, and Android. On these platforms it is used as default web browser.

What is Ubuntu 22.04?

Ubutu 22.04 LTS is the long-term support release of the popular Ubuntu Operating system and it was released on April 21, 2022 with many new features. Ubuntu 22.04 comes with the  Gnome 42.0 and latest Linux Kernel. You can check more tutorials at Ubuntu 22.04 tutorials.

How to install Chrome in Ubuntu 22.04 LTS?

Video tutorial of installing Chrome in Ubuntu 22.04 LTS Desktop

Here is the video instruction of installing latest Chrome Brower on the Ubuntu 22.04 LTS Desktop operating system.



In the above  video tutorial you will find step by step information of installing Chrome browser.

Installing Chrome in Ubuntu 22.04 LTS

Now we will proceed with the installation of the Google Chrome in Ubuntu 22.04 LTS. The Ubuntu 22.04 LTS is long-term support version of the highly popular Linux Ubuntu operating system. Let's get started and learn to install Chrome in Ubuntu 22.04 LTS.

Step 1: Update system

The first step is to update the system, during this process system connects to the remote server and retrieves the updated software information. To update your system run following command:

sudo apt update
sudo apt upgrade -y

Here is the output of the above command:

[email protected]:~/Desktop$ sudo apt update
[sudo] password for user: 
Hit:1 http://in.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu jammy InRelease
Hit:2 http://in.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu jammy-updates InRelease
Hit:3 http://in.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu jammy-backports InRelease
Hit:4 http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu jammy-security InRelease
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree... Done
Reading state information... Done
All packages are up to date.
[email protected]:~/Desktop$ sudo apt upgrade -y
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree... Done
Reading state information... Done
Calculating upgrade... Done
0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded.
[email protected]:~/Desktop$ 

After updating the Ubuntu 22.04 Desktop operating system you can proceed with the next step of installation.

Step 2: Import Google Chrome GPG Key

The next step is to import the Google Chrome GPG Key on your system. Here is the command to import it to your system:

sudo wget -O- https://dl.google.com/linux/linux_signing_key.pub | gpg --dearmor 
| sudo tee /usr/share/keyrings/google-chrome.gpg

The GPG key is important and this is required for the installation of Chrome Browser on your Ubuntu 22.04 LTS Desktop Operating system.

Step 3: Import Google chrome repository

Now the next step is to add the repository of chrome to our Ubuntu 22.04 operating system so that it can find the libraries for installing chrome on the OS. Here is the command that you should run on the terminal to add Google chrome repository:

echo deb [arch=amd64 signed-by=/usr/share/keyrings/google-chrome.gpg] 
http://dl.google.com/linux/chrome/deb/ stable main | sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/google-chrome.list

Step 4: Update repository details

Now you have to run the update command to update the repositories information on your system. Run the following command on the terminal:

sudo apt update

Step 5: Install Google Chrome

Now all the initial settings are done correctly and we can proceed with the installation of Google Chrome on Ubuntu 22.04 with following command:

sudo apt install google-chrome-stable -y

Above command will download required libraries from the chrome repository and install Google Chrome on your Ubuntu 22.04 LTS.

Step 6: Check chrome version installed

google-chrome --version

And above command display:

Chrome Version in Ubuntu 22.04 LTS

Step 7: Open Chrome

Now you can search "Chrome" in Ubuntu software search and you will find Chrome software. Here is the screen shot of the search in the Ubuntu software;

Chrome version Ubuntu

You will see the Chrome browser in the Ubuntu software search as shown above. Click on the Chrome icon to open the chrome browser.

After opening the Chrome browser it will display the Chrome web browser on the Ubuntu 22.04 Linux Desktop as shown below:

Chrome Browser in Ubuntu 22.04 LTS Desktop

So, we are able to successfully installed Google Chrome browser in the Ubuntu 22.04 LTS Desktop Operating system. After installing the Chrome browser you can use it to browser your popular websites on the Ubuntu Desktop.

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