Wednesday , 26 October 2016

How to install Google Chrome in kali linux

How to install Google Chrome in kali linuxHow to install Google Chrome in kali linux :-

Google Chrome is a browser that combines a minimal design with sophisticated technology to make the web faster, safer, and easier.

Today i am going to Show you How to install Google Chrome in kali linux ?

Go to and choose your package.


and click on the Accept and Install option and Save on the Desktop.

Now Open the Terminal and enter the following command.

Root@Kali:~# cd Desktop

Root@Kali:~/Desktop# ls

Root@Kali:~/Desktop# dpkg -i google-chrome-stable_current_amd64.deb

it will install Google-chrome.


Now Add it in Main Menu.

Go to Applications > System Tools > Preferences > Main Menu , click on the new Item and enter the Name and command and click on OK.


Now open the Google Chrome from the Main Menu, it will show you message ” Google Chrome can not be run as root“.


Nothing to worry about it. Open your File System > User > then open the bin folder and serach for Google chrome and open with gedit text editor. If you like command line, you can open with gedit /usr/bin google-chrome

and enter the –user-data-dir  at the end of line and save it. It will looks like below kind of image
Now you are able to open Chrome in Linux.

Also Check my article Run Google-chrome as root on Backtrack

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About Syed Balal Rumy

A 27 year Tech Geek and a blogger from India ( Bihar ) , live in New Delhi. I am MCITP , CEHv8 , CCNA , CCNA Security , CCNP Security , Security + and CCSA certified. Loves to write tech articles based on my real experiences.

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