Install Vivaldi web browser on Linux Mint / Kali Linux

How to install Vivaldi Web Browser on Linux Mint / Kali Linux. Vivaldi is free to use a cross-platform web browser developed by Vivaldi Technologies. This web browser was created to provide a customized browsing experience for its users. In this guide, I will introduce simple steps for installing Vivaldi Web Browser on Linux Mint / Kali Linux.

These are the key features of the Vivaldi web browser.

  • Tag management – Unique features give you full control over how browser tabs are grouped and displayed.
  • customized – You can adjust and adjust each part of the browser to create your own unique experience.
  • User Interface – Responsive interface allows you to adjust the position, size and appearance of browser UI elements.
  • navigation
    – Get to your destination faster with a fully configurable search function
    Options, custom shortcuts and bookmark manager for advanced users.
  • Mouse and keyboard – You can choose to use custom “keyboard shortcuts”, “mouse gestures” or “quick commands” command line controls.
  • Privacy and security – Vivaldi is built with privacy as the first priority, giving you complete control over settings that are critical to keeping your data safe.
  • Tools
    -A large number of built-in tools, such as Notes, Image Properties, etc.
    Provide you with advanced features without affecting performance.

Step 1: Add the APT repository

Vivaldi provides a repository for the Vivaldi browser package. First, import the GPG key used for authentication during installation.

sudo apt update
sudo apt -y install wget gnupg2 software-properties-common
wget -qO- https://repo.vivaldi.com/archive/linux_signing_key.pub | sudo apt-key add -

Then run the following command to add the repository to your system.

echo 'deb https://repo.vivaldi.com/archive/deb/ stable main' | sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/vivaldi.list

Step 2: Install Vivaldi web browser on Linux Mint / Kali Linux

The last step is to install Vivaldi Web Browser on Linux Mint / Kali Linux.

sudo apt update
sudo apt install vivaldi-stable

hit ÿ Press on the keyboard to start the installation.

Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree       
Reading state information... Done
The following additional packages will be installed:
  libappindicator3-1
Recommended packages:
  adobe-flashplugin
The following NEW packages will be installed:
  libappindicator3-1 vivaldi-stable
0 upgraded, 2 newly installed, 0 to remove and 674 not upgraded.
Need to get 64.8 MB of archives.
After this operation, 229 MB of additional disk space will be used.
Do you want to continue? [Y/n] y

Wait for the installation to complete, then launch Vivaldi and customize it to suit your browsing needs,

Also check:

Add Kali Linux official repository to sources.list

How to install VirtualBox on Kali Linux / Linux Mint

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