How To Install Chromium Web Browser In Linux Mint / Ubuntu

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Chromium web browser is an open source project on which Google Chrome is based.

To install Chromium in Linux Mint / Ubuntu :

1. Open Terminal and type :

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:chromium-daily/stable

2. Then update the repository :

sudo apt-get update

3. Finally, install the browser :

sudo apt-get install chromium-browser

After installation, Chromium will show up in Internet section.

Chromium browser after installation in Linux Mint

[If you are looking to install Google Chrome in Linux Mint/Ubuntu, check out this post].

Happy surfing!


  1. Thanks a lot! I wonder why it isn’t in the standard repositories…


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