Ubuntu 12.04 Tips and Tricks

In this article we will install chrome in Ubuntu. Chrome is the powerful web browser.

We can install chrome form Ubuntu software center or manually.

In this article we would install chrome manually. Check our previous article if you want to install chrome from Ubuntu software center.

To install chrome manually follow these steps

Go to the official download page of chrome and click on download

ubuntu download link of chrome

Select appropriate version of chrome and click on Accept and install

ubuntu download chrome accept and install

Save file

ubuntu download chrome save file

Open the containing folder once the downloading complete

Select file and do right click. From right click options click on Open with software center

ubuntu download chrome open with

Click on install

ubuntu chrome install manual

Installation required root privilege. Authenticate with super user password. Super user is the user which we create during the installation.

ubuntu chrome authenticate

Installation process would take few minutes.

ubuntu chrome manual installed

Once installation finished close the software center.

To use chrome clicks on dash home button.

ubuntu enable sound dash home

Search for chrome and click on chrome icon

ubuntu chrome launch

Chrome browse will be ready to use.

ubuntu chrome running as normal user