Install Chrome on Xfce

Install Chrome on Xfce #

This assumes you are running Ubuntu, have already installed Xfce and have a working Xfce session.

  1. Install prerequisites
sudo apt-get install fonts-liberation
  1. Download the latest version of the Chrome browser
wget https://dl.google.com/linux/direct/google-chrome-stable_current_amd64.deb
  1. Install Chrome
sudo dpkg -i google-chrome-stable_current_amd64.deb
  1. Delete package
rm google-chrome-stable_current_amd64.deb
  1. Update Chrome (later)

Once installed, Chrome can be updated with the usual Ubuntu upgrade commands.

Update local package information

sudo apt update

If Chrome was installed correctly, you should notice a new source entry (Hit:5 below) in the update output:

Remote Desktop

Upgrade packages

sudo apt upgrade

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