0

Whenever I try to install a program such as skype or google chrome I click install in the installation manager but nothing happens. It loads for a little while but then goes back to nothing. A red highlight says this program comes from a 3rd party and may contain non free components.

0

I assume you are talking about downloaded .deb files which you simply doubleclick to install. There is a second way to install such files.

You can install .deb files as follows

sudo dpkg -i /path/to/local/package.deb

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.