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Install google chrome on ubuntu 12.04

How to install google chrome on ubuntu 12.04

Google chrome is one of most popular browser for its quick launching and fast browsing. In this article we can see how to install google chrome on ubuntu 12.04

We can install google chrome in two methods.

Method 1

We can install chrome from google official repository . first we need to add the repository source to the update manager.
Step 1 » Setup key .
krizna@leela:~$ wget -q -O - https://dl-ssl.google.com/linux/linux_signing_key.pub | sudo apt-key add -
Step 2 » Type this command exactly to add chrome repositories .
krizna@leela:~$ sudo sh -c 'echo "deb http://dl.google.com/linux/chrome/deb/ stable main" >> /etc/apt/sources.list.d/google.list'
Step 3 » Now Update the package list .
krizna@leela:~$ sudo apt-get update

Step 4 » Finally install google chrome
krizna@leela:~$ sudo apt-get install google-chrome-stable

google chrome ubuntu 12.04

Method 2 : ( Manual installation)

Download google-chrome-stable_current_i386.deb from official google website (https://www.google.com/chrome/) .

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Just follow the steps .
Before installing , we need to install dependencies .
Step 1 » Type apt-get update on terminal as a sudo user.
krizna@leela:~$ sudo apt-get update
This command will update the packages list index.
Step 2 » Now we need to install libnss3-1d and libxss1
krizna@leela:~$ sudo apt-get install libnss3-1d libxss1
Step 3 » Finally install the downloaded package.
krizna@leela:~$sudo dpkg -i google-chrome-stable_current_i386.deb

google chrome manual installation ubuntu 12_04