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On this article, we are going to look at how to install Google Chrome Browser on Deepin Linux 20.x. Google Chrome is cross-platform and among the most used browsers globally. Having been developed in 2008 by Google, it has grown and gained trust with many users gradually. This browser can run on Linux, Chrome OS, Android and Windows Operating Systems. Google Chrome comes with so many features, among them;

  • Easily customizable with 24 different themes which you can get them for free from the chrome web store
  • Google Chrome paired with other Google apps like Gmail improves your productivity with the app
  • Your data protection and privacy is guaranteed

Install Google Chrome Browser on Deepin Linux 20.x

By the end of this article, you will be able to install Google Chrome Browser on Deepin Linux 20.x. The process is easy to follow at all times, just ensure that you type and follow the process to the end.

Step 1. Update your System

Ensure that you update your Deepin Linux System using the command as shown below;

sudo apt update

Step 2. Get Google Chrome Browser .deb package

To get Google Chrome .deb package on to your system, you need to download it on to your system using the wget command just like as shown below;

sudo apt -y install wget
wget https://dl.google.com/linux/direct/google-chrome-stable_current_amd64.deb

The output is as follows;

[email protected]:~$ wget https://dl.google.com/linux/direct/google-chrome-stable_current_amd64.deb
--2021-07-12 15:27:56--  https://dl.google.com/linux/direct/google-chrome-stable_current_amd64.deb
Resolving dl.google.com (dl.google.com)... 216.58.223.78, 2a00:1450:401a:804::200e
Connecting to dl.google.com (dl.google.com)|216.58.223.78|:443... connected.
HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 200 OK
Length: 83565736 (80M) [application/x-debian-package]
Saving to: 'google-chrome-stable_current_amd64.deb'

google-chrome-stabl 100%[===================>]  79.69M  4.55MB/s    in 16s

2021-07-12 15:28:12 (4.99 MB/s) - 'google-chrome-stable_current_amd64.deb' saved [83565736/83565736]

Step 3. Install Google Chrome Browser on Deepin Linux 20.x

Once you have downloaded the .deb package on to your system, you can then proceed to install it using the following command;

sudo apt install ./google-chrome-stable_current_amd64.deb

With the command above, you are able to install Google Chrome browser on Deepin Linux together with its dependencies.

Setting up libu2f-udev (1.1.9-1) ...
Setting up fonts-liberation (1:1.07.4-9) ...
Setting up google-chrome-stable (91.0.4472.114-1) ...
update-alternatives: using /usr/bin/google-chrome-stable to provide /usr/bin/x-www-browser (x-www-browser) in auto mode
update-alternatives: using /usr/bin/google-chrome-stable to provide /usr/bin/gnome-www-browser (gnome-www-browser) in auto mode
update-alternatives: using /usr/bin/google-chrome-stable to provide /usr/bin/google-chrome (google-chrome) in auto mode
Processing triggers for mime-support (3.62) ...
Processing triggers for lastore-daemon (5.2.16-1) ...
Processing triggers for man-db (2.8.5-2) ...
Processing triggers for deepin-default-settings-tuning (2021.06.09-1) ...
Processing triggers for fontconfig (2.13.1-2) ...
Processing triggers for bamfdaemon (0.5.4.1-1+eagle) ...
Rebuilding /usr/share/applications/bamf-2.index...
Processing triggers for desktop-file-utils (0.23-4) ...

With the above process Google repositories are also added for automatic updates by your system.

Step 4. Launch Google Chrome on Deepin Linux

Since installation is complete, You can now proceed to launch the application on your system. To launch Google Chrome, use the command as follows;

google-chrome

Step 5. Update Google Chrome on Deepin Linux

sWhen you need to update Google Chrome browser, use the commands as follows;

sudo apt update
sudo apt upgrade

As you can see above, we have managed to successfully install Google Chrome Browser on Deepin Linux 20.x and you can now make it as your default browser.

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