How to Install Google Chrome on Fedora 35

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Google Chrome is a free web browser that combines a minimal design with sophisticated technology to make the Web faster, safer, and easier. It is a fast and solid browser with a good security record. It has some unique features and is generally pretty light on system resources.

Here, we will see how to install Google Chrome on Fedora 35.

Enable Google Chrome Repository

Switch to the root user.

sudo su -

Fedora now comes with the Google Chrome repository. But, the repository is disabled by default. So, you will need to enable the Google Chrome repository to install it on your system.

sed -i 's/enabled=0/enabled=1/' /etc/yum.repos.d/google-chrome.repo

Install Google Chrome on Fedora 35

Install Google Chrome using the dnf command.

dnf install -y google-chrome-stable

Output:

Dependencies resolved.
=============================================================================================================================================================================================
 Package                                             Architecture                          Version                                        Repository                                    Size
=============================================================================================================================================================================================
Installing:
 google-chrome-stable                                x86_64                                95.0.4638.69-1                                 google-chrome                                 85 M
Installing dependencies:
 liberation-fonts                                    noarch                                1:2.1.4-2.fc35                                 fedora                                       8.1 k

Transaction Summary
=============================================================================================================================================================================================
Install  2 Packages

Total download size: 85 M
Installed size: 273 M
Downloading Packages:
(1/2): liberation-fonts-2.1.4-2.fc35.noarch.rpm                                                                                                               15 kB/s | 8.1 kB     00:00
(2/2): google-chrome-stable-95.0.4638.69-1.x86_64.rpm                                                                                                        6.8 MB/s |  85 MB     00:12
---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Total                                                                                                                                                        6.2 MB/s |  85 MB     00:13
google-chrome                                                                                                                                                 78 kB/s |  10 kB     00:00
Importing GPG key 0x7FAC5991:
 Userid     : "Google, Inc. Linux Package Signing Key <linux-packages-keymaster@google.com>"
 Fingerprint: 4CCA 1EAF 950C EE4A B839 76DC A040 830F 7FAC 5991
 From       : https://dl.google.com/linux/linux_signing_key.pub
Key imported successfully
Importing GPG key 0xD38B4796:
 Userid     : "Google Inc. (Linux Packages Signing Authority) <linux-packages-keymaster@google.com>"
 Fingerprint: EB4C 1BFD 4F04 2F6D DDCC EC91 7721 F63B D38B 4796
 From       : https://dl.google.com/linux/linux_signing_key.pub
Key imported successfully
Running transaction check
Transaction check succeeded.
Running transaction test
Transaction test succeeded.
Running transaction
  Preparing        :                                                                                                                                                                     1/1
  Installing       : liberation-fonts-1:2.1.4-2.fc35.noarch                                                                                                                              1/2
  Running scriptlet: google-chrome-stable-95.0.4638.69-1.x86_64                                                                                                                          2/2
  Installing       : google-chrome-stable-95.0.4638.69-1.x86_64                                                                                                                          2/2
  Running scriptlet: google-chrome-stable-95.0.4638.69-1.x86_64                                                                                                                          2/2
  Verifying        : liberation-fonts-1:2.1.4-2.fc35.noarch                                                                                                                              1/2
  Verifying        : google-chrome-stable-95.0.4638.69-1.x86_64                                                                                                                          2/2

Installed:
  google-chrome-stable-95.0.4638.69-1.x86_64                                                      liberation-fonts-1:2.1.4-2.fc35.noarch

Complete!

If you want to install the beta version of Google Chrome, use the below command to install it.

dnf install -y google-chrome-beta

Launch Google Chrome

After installing Google Chrome, you can start it by typing the command in the terminal or going to Activities.

Graphical Mode

Launch Google Chrome browser on Fedora 35
Launch Google Chrome browser on Fedora 35

Command Line

Google Chrome Stable:

google-chrome

OR

google-chrome-stable

Google Chrome beta:

google-chrome-beta

If you want, you can also set Google Chrome as the default web browser.

Screenshot of Google Chrome browser running on Fedora 35.

Google Chrome browser running on Fedora 35
Google Chrome browser running on Fedora 35

Conclusion

That’s All. I hope you have learned how to install Google Chrome on your Fedora system.

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