Good Morning All. I am using Ubuntu 15.04 and Firefox 44.0. Software Centre keeps nagging to install Google Chrome, which I don't want. Is there a way to turn off the nag? Any assistance appreciated, thanks.

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    I have never seen something like this before. It also cannot be possible since Google Chrome is not in Software Centre at all. Can you send a screenshot when you get it? – Mostafa Ahangarha Mar 11 '16 at 5:32
  • Could you please attach a screenshot to show how exactly its "nagging" ? – Severus Tux Mar 11 '16 at 14:08
  • Do you mean "lag" ?? like hanging/freezing ?? and you want to avoid that ?? and also, are you referring "Chromium" ? because google chrome is not there in Default repos,.. – Severus Tux Mar 11 '16 at 14:23
  • Thanks for the help. Screenshot - /home/ted/Pictures/Screenshot from 2016-03-12 17:00:46.png – Ted Jackson Mar 12 '16 at 9:08
  • Screenshot left on your PC won't help anybody. Upload it to imgur.com and provide a link here. – whtyger Mar 12 '16 at 12:01

Since your Software Centre keeps nagging , install Google chrome via Terminal.

To install GOOGLE CHROME , first we need to add the Google Chrome PPA.

1.Import the Google Chrome PPA key from the command below.

wget -q -O - https://dl-ssl.google.com/linux/linux_signing_key.pub | sudo apt-key add -

2.Next set up the repository , by executing the below command.

sudo sh -c 'echo "deb [arch=amd64] http://dl.google.com/linux/chrome/deb/ stable main" >> /etc/apt/sources.list.d/google.list'

3.Update the repositories.

sudo apt-get update

4.Install Google Chrome

sudo apt-get install google-chrome-stable

NOTE:If you don't need need the stable version then install google-chrome-beta or google-chrome-unstable packages by giving

sudo apt-get install google-chrome-beta


sudo apt-get install google-chrome-unstable
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    Thanks for the replies. I don't need to be stalked by Chrome, I am using Firefox and happy with it. – Ted Jackson Mar 12 '16 at 9:05

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