Questions tagged [chromebook]

A chromebook is a computer, often a laptop, that runs the FOSS based, web-browser centric Chrome operating system that is backed by Google corporation.

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Trying to install the latest telegram on Chormebook [closed]

Hi I have an HP Chromebook 11 G7 EE(school chromebook) and I use the Linux beta on it every day. I tried to install telegram and I couldn't get around it. After some time I installed the gnome app ...
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Installing ubuntu on Chromebook. install: target '/usr/local/bin' is not a directory

chronos@localhost / $ sudo install -Dt /usr/local/bin -m 755 ~/Downloads/crouton install: target '/usr/local/bin' is not a directory tried to see if directory was empty and got this. which is very ...
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Help i am trying to install trusty or unity on my chromebook but cant [closed]

i am trying to insatall trusty or unity on my chromebook but when i put the code in crosh (i am already in developer mode) and type shell it worksenter image description here but when i put the coide ...
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Audio not working on Chromebook [closed]

I am using Samsung Chromebook 2(winky). I successfully installed Ubuntu via modified BIOS. And everything is working fine except the audio (chipset chtmax98090).
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{Chromebook} You are missing the following 32-bit libraries, and Steam may not run = libc.so.6 -

I have tried installing the package libc6:i386 through the terminal, but nothing works. I installed the steam-latest.deb directly from Steam's website. It ran and Linux installed it. The app is in my ...
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Acer Chromebook 15 no sound with Ubuntu 20.10

I have an Acer Chromebook 15 (CB3-532) with a flashed bios running Ubuntu 20.10, I know it's not LTS but 20.04 this didn't work either so I thought I would give it a try. I've tried looking for sound ...
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Chromium OS refuses to execute binary (crouton) from Download folder

When ever I try to load ubuntu like using the command: sudo sh ~/Downloads/crouton -t unity I will get the error: sh: 0: Refusing to exec /home/chronos/user/Downloads/crouton from noexec mount if ...
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I revive an error when trying to install ubuntu on my smasung chromebook 3

I am using the tutorial from the official ubuntu site to add it to my chromebook and I just keep receiving this error message. sh: 0: Refusing to exec /home/chronos/user/Downloads/crouton from noexec ...
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Why is Geforce Now running slow on Google Chrome ubuntu 20.04?

guys, I have ubuntu os on a Chromebook but it was originally chrome os and when it was I was able to get GeForce now on google chrome and play Fortnite smoothly but now that I have google chrome on ...
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Computer ports and sounds are messed up

I downloaded Ubuntu on my Chromebook, and I modified my BIOS, deleted Chrome OS, and installed Ubuntu from a USB flash drive. Basically it went well except my sound no longer works, but if I stream on ...
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Stuck in Ubuntu Booting Screen

I'm stuck on this screen. I've edited the Ubuntu boot partition while running Windows now Ubuntu does not boot anymore. In depth I have seen a lot of question like this one on here, but what I have ...
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Not booting properly 20.04 Ubuntu stuck in loading screen Read more

I have seen a lot of question like this one on here but what I have not gotten is the replies from the people who have asked about whether the answer has worked or not basically tried to boot ubuntu ...
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Booting Ubuntu but just says /dev/mmcblk0p2: clean, [duplicate]

I have seen a lot of question like this one on here but what I have not gotten is the replies from the people who have asked about whether the answer has worked or not basically tried to boot ubuntu ...
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How to mount USB to Ubuntu?

The problem is that when I insert a USB, Ubuntu recognizes it on the desktop, but then it suddenly disappears and cannot be accessed from the files manager and basically acts as if it doesn't exist. I'...
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Can you create an bootable Ubuntu portable USB drive for a Windows PC using a Chromebook?

Wish to create a USB bootable drive to run a portable version (not installer) of Ubuntu on a Windows PC, but that PC's OS (Vista) has crashed, so I'd like to create it using a Chromebook running ...
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No audio output in 18.04. Only output device is 'dummy output'

[edit: Wasn't able to solve this, using a different distro now. Don't bother commenting on the question. Thank you guys for all your help.] I have installed Ubuntu 18.04 on an HP Chromebook 15. (Not ...
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School wanting to use ubuntu 20.04 on all student laptops and need to know if any special licensing is needed? [duplicate]

Our school is wanting to switch from a mix of Windows 8 laptops and Chrome OS laptops to all running Ubuntu 20.04, we got a few working and running as a test and there running amazing, what we were ...
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New to linux, trying to set up ubuntu on chromebook with crouton, but startlxde command is rendering errors

I downloaded crouton in developer mode using shell, and ran a command to set up lxde, but now when I type sudo startlxde is just comes up with error after a moment of black screen. I can post some of ...
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Kernel driver not installed (rc=-1908) (chromebook) [duplicate]

The VirtualBox Linux kernel driver is either not loaded or not set up correctly. Please try setting it up again by executing /sbin/vboxconfig as root. If your system has EFI Secure Boot enabled you ...
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How to uninstall Chrome OS and install Ubuntu? [closed]

I recently bought a Lenovo s345 Chromebook without investigating what a Chromebook is. I thought that I could just install Ubuntu in a normal way like I always do, but I hit a wall. How to uninstall ...
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Issues with screentearing on XFCE when using Blender (Intel graphics chip)

So for further information, I'm using a samsung chromebook pro, (this is the specific model) https://www.samsung.com/us/computing/chromebooks/12-14/samsung-chromebook-pro-xe510c24-k01us/ running ...
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Screen automatically toggle from full screen mode to normal and normal to full screen mode. How can i solve the issue?

Screen flicker during boot and after starting laptop it automatically toggle between normal and full screen mode
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Ubuntu 20 Or Lubuntu 20 doesn't suspend on Toshiba Chromebook

Ubuntu doesn't suspend on toshiba chromebook. everything works cool in new 20 release exept of course sound which never worked after 14 and suspend which worked until 19 but now the power just cuts ...
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No sound card detected on Acer Chromebook Spin 13 running Lubuntu with an Ubuntu version of 19.10

I'm using chrx to dual boot Chromeos with Linux on an Acer Spin 13 chromebook and it works great! Except that unless I use usb or bluetooth the audio doesn't work which is really troubling, I've gone ...
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No audio with chromebook (candy)

I recently installed ubuntu 20.04 from Chrome OS and for some reason it is not able to play any audio, even in headphones.I am using a Chromebook 11 (CANDY). It recognizes the sound cards(?) HDA Intel ...
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Installing Playonlinux games onto a usb

I downloaded ubuntu on my chromebook using crouton so i can play games but sadly I only have 16gb I have a 32gb usb and thats where I install all my games so I want to know how to install games onto ...
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How to replace a Acer Chromebook with Ubuntu? [duplicate]

I have an Acer Chromebook with model-number CB3-132-C971 and it will be reach end of support in June 2022. I don't want to throw this computer away. Is it possible to install Ubuntu on this computer ...
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Ubuntu Software Center is not recognising my Internet Connection on chromebook

I installed Linux through Crouton in my chromebook, I installed Ubuntu Software center but it is showing 'No network connection' but I'm able to use browser alongside,.... and even vlc isn't able to ...
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no sound on acer chromebook 14

I mostly use arch but I could not get the sound to work on my laptop so I used kubuntu and it worked fine but now when I updated to 20.04 all I get is dummy audio the closest I've gotten to my audio ...
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Unity Ubuntu Missing Launcher, Many permission issues, and Unmounting issues

When I open Unity desktop on my Chromebook, the only thing I see is my desktop folders, no launcher or anything. This issue was described in another post (Unity doesn't load, no Launcher, no Dash ...
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touch pad randomly stops working acer chrome book 14

I'm running kubuntu 19.10 when I play a game like doom that requires me to use the touchpad a lot it randomly stops working if I run xinput list it's still their as Elan Touchpad seems to be a driver ...
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Wine errors and can't uninstall [duplicate]

so I was following this guide: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_Qf7BNTDKb8 to install LoL onto my chromebook through ubuntu and Wine. The issue I've found is that at the seventh step (the command line ...
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Bluetooth reverse tethering from ubuntu desktop (on laptop) to android phone and chromebook

My dorm only allows us to use Internet through a cable and WiFi isn't allowed. I know I can just use USB to connect my laptop to my smartphone, but if I can manage with bluetooth then I'll have a bit ...
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No Sound on Ubuntu Mate 20.04 on ASUS Chromebook C202SA

I'm using Ubuntu Mate 20.04 on ASUS Chromebook C202SA (TERRA, 2016, Intel Braswell). I have updated Full Firmware [UEFI] (all) / RW_LEGACY (all). Source: https://wiki.galliumos.org/Firmware. Sound ...
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no audio dell chromebook 11 3120

I recently installed Ubuntu 16.04 lts on a Dell Chromebook 11 3120 and currently have no audio. The sound card and speakers were working in CHromeOS. I ran lspci and saw the Intel hd card listed. ...
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pulseaudio won't load on a cb3-111

On a cb3-111 chromebook running pulseaudio fails with Assertion 'pa_channels_valid(channels)' failed at pulse/channelmap.c:401, function pa_channel_map_init_extend(). Aborting. The full pulse logs ...
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Suddenly Chromebook won't boot into Linux from USB, possible noexec problem?

After over two years of successfuly having a dual-booting Chromebook, mostly using the Linux side of things, I booted into ChromeOS to run something particular and when I tried to boot back into Linux ...
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lubuntu 100% cpu usage and massive freezes on chromebook

I am new to linux and I already searched the site and couldn't find anything that fixed it. But I installed lubuntu because my acer CB3-532 is too slow for many other linux Distros. After a new update ...
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Replace Chrome OS and install Ubuntu on an Lenovo C330 ARM processor laptop

I have tried everything. Developer mode and cd;bash <(curl https://johnlewis.ie/flash_cb_fw.sh) which just restarts my laptop and beeps. I've tried trying to boot from USB but it just beeps when I ...
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No sound on chromebook

I recently bought a acer c732 chromebook and passed it under ubuntu 18.04 Everything works well except the sound. When I go into settings, they show up as dummy output and that's it. I tried ...
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I'm using steam on a chromebook and I can't find out how to find my microsd card drive

I need to install games on my microsd. On steam it asks me to pick a location for install and when I try to find my sdcard I cant figure out how to find it or what the name would be to find it.
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How do I make a flash drive have executable permissions so I can download games of steam?

I am using a Asus C202SA Chromebook and I have tried many times but it doesn't seem to work. So I don't know if it's out dated or if it's my coding skills because of I am pretty new.
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PS3 Controller controls cursor but nothing else and doesn't work for dolphin or steam

Just reinstalled xenial ubuntu via crouton on my chromebook. When I plug in either of my ps3 controllers the left joystick will control the mouse but when I go to configure controls in dolphin none of ...
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16.04 Unity Desktop is completely blank

I run Ubuntu 16.04 LTS on an HP Chromebook. I use linux on it almost daily, however, yesterday I logged in to see everything is gone. Usually there is a launcher on the side of the screen and a ...
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how to use ubuntu on chromebook [duplicate]

I have downloaded Ubuntu onto my Acer Chromebook but I have no idea how to use or even open the site, how do do this? When I go into my files to try and click on it, the actual file doesn't respond/...
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Is there any way to access a phone through USB using Ubuntu 16.04 running on a Chromebook?

I am trying to jailbreak an iPhone 8 Plus using Ubuntu 16.04 running off my Samsung Chromebook. I know the idea is not too far fetched, as I know it is possible jailbreaking a phone using CheckRa1n ...
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Problem after installing Flatpak 1.6.2

I'm using Ubuntu 18.04 in Crouton on a Chromebook and I tried to install Flatpak. Everything went right while the installation, but I can't download anything from flathub and everytime I try to do ...
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Cannot install steam on my Chromebook

I don't know much about how Linux works, I just wanted to download steam on my Chromebook, however, whenever I type in the commands to download it, I instead get an error. The following packages have ...
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New to linux, installed ubuntu by crouton onto hp chromebook… need help [duplicate]

So I installed Ubuntu to use on my Chromebook by Crouton. I am using the Gnome shell because this is what I am learning in class. My problem is, I cannot upgrade it and am stuck at 16.04.6. I do not ...
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Ubuntu on my new Chromebook sets the time 20+ years in future

After 3-4 days since LAMP stack installation on the Chrome book, the time went to future. I don't really mind it, but MySQL community server doesn't work with years higher than 2038. Sync over ...

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