What is Ubuntu?

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What is Ubuntu?

Ubuntu is an open-source software platform that runs everywhere from the PC to the server and the cloud. Download Ubuntu desktop, Ubuntu Server, Ubuntu for Raspberry Pi and IoT devices, Ubuntu Core and all the Ubuntu flavours.

How do I download Google Chrome on Ubuntu?

Follow the steps below to download Google Chrome from the official website and install it on Ubuntu. Start by opening Firefox or whatever your current default web browser is, and navigate to the Google Chrome download page. On that page, click the big “Download Chrome” button.

Which web browsers can run on Ubuntu Linux?

Google Chrome is one of the most popular web browsers and is available across many different devices. It can also run on Ubuntu Linux, although Mozilla Firefox is the default web browser and comes preinstalled with the distro.

Can I trust my Ubuntu download?

While we hope you can usually trust your Ubuntu download, it is definitely reassuring to be able to verify that the image you have downloaded is not corrupted in some way, and also that it is an authentic image that hasn’t been tampered with.

How do I get Ubuntu on my computer?

There are several other ways to get Ubuntu including torrents, which can potentially mean a quicker download, our network installer for older systems and special configurations and links to our regional mirrors for our older (and newer) releases. If you don’t specifically require any of these installers, we recommend using our standard downloads.

Is Ubuntu free to download?

Ubuntu has always been free to download, use and share. We believe in the power of open source software; Ubuntu could not exist without its worldwide community of voluntary developers.

What can you do with Ubuntu?

Ubuntu comes with everything you need to run your organisation, school, home or enterprise. All the essential applications, like an office suite, browsers, email and media apps come pre-installed and thousands more games and applications are available in the Ubuntu Software Centre. Ubuntu has always been free to download, use and share.

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