How to install Google Chrome on RHEL 8 / CentOS 8

Google Chrome is the most popular and widely used browser in the world, and is available for all smartphones, tablets and all types of operating systems.
RHEL 8 comes with Firefox browser, which is the default browser

In this tutorial, I will show you how to install the latest version of Google Chrome on Redhat 8 / CentOS 8 in 2 ways.

  • Via Google Yum repository
  • Via RPM

Method 1: Via Yum Repository

Step 1: Create a repository called Google chrome repository

[googlechrome-stable]name = googlechrome-stable

baseurl = http: //dl.google.com/linux/chrome/rpm/stable/$basearch

Enabled = 1

gpgcheck = 1

gpgkey = https: //dl-ssl.google.com/linux/linux_signing_key.pub

How to install Google Chrome on RHEL 8 / CentOS 8

Step 2: Install Google Chrome using YUM

Verify the package and install

Yum information google-chrome-stable

How to install Google Chrome on RHEL 8 / CentOS 8

Install it

Yum install google-chrome-stable

How to install Google Chrome on RHEL 8 / CentOS 8

Note: If you only update google chrome, use the following command

Yum updates google-chrome-stable

Method 2: Via RPM

Step 1: Download the kit

Download the package from the official Google Chrome

How to install Google Chrome on RHEL 8 / CentOS 8

Save the package or open it with the default software installer to install it after the download is complete

How to install Google Chrome on RHEL 8 / CentOS 8
If you have saved the file, issue the following command to install from a command prompt

dnf install google-chrome-stable_current_x86_64.rpm

Step 2: Turn on the chrome

Launch chrome from the active menu or type the following command from the CLI

Google Chrome

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