Login to your Ubuntu 18.04 LTS system with Sudo privileged account.



First of all, import the GPG key to the system used for verifying the packages signed by it. Open a terminal and execute the following command:

$wget -q -O - | sudo apt-key add - 


Now, configure the Chrome PPA to your system. The below command will create a PPA file and configure the repository:

$echo “deb [arch=amd64] stable main” | sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/google.list’


Once you have configured PPA, your Ubuntu system is ready for the Google chrome installation. Run the following commands to install google chrome on Ubuntu 18.04 system.

$sudo apt update 
$sudo apt install google-chrome-stable 

Press ‘y’, if the installer prompt for confirmation.

Running Chrome Application:

Click on the application’s launch button at the bottom left corner, then search for google chrome. You will see the chrome launcher icon below:

Click the launcher icon to start the Google Chrome application.

All done, enjoy browsing with the power of Google chrome.


In this tutorial, you have found the instructions to install the Google Chrome web browser on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS systems.

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