How To Install Brave Browser On Ubuntu 20.04/19.10

You can install a brave browser on ubuntu as well as Linux. The brave browser is a free and open-source browser. it’s Fast, speed, security, and privacy by blocking trackers. You may also download it from here.

Brave Browser fetaures:

Shields: Fingerprints Prevention, adblocking.

Security: Built-in password manager, control access to the full-screen presentation.

Extension/Plugins: it supports most of the google chrome extension in google play store. 

How To Install Brave Browser Ubuntu 20.04/19.10:

First of all, you need to update the system using sudo apt update and install the curl command. you can also download the brave browser and install it using the package on Linux. 

sudo apt install apt-transport-https curl
sudo curl --version

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Once the Curl is installed, we have to add the brave the repository key to the system using the below command. so

 curl -s | sudo apt-key --keyring /etc/apt/trusted.gpg.d/brave-browser-release.gpg add -

Now we have to add the brave repository in the sources.list.d directory. 

echo "deb [arch=amd64] stable main" | sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/brave-browser-release.list

If you face any error while updating the system again using sudo apt update and you need to follow the below solutions.

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Error “The repository ‘ focal Release’ does not have a Release file.

The Solution is:

Open the “software and update” and then select the “Blue one“.

Click on “other Softwares” and you have to uncheck “ focal main “. 

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Now Close it and will ask for your password to authenticate.  Once it’s done, you have to try to update the system using the same command. when the system is updated, now run the below command to install it.

sudo apt install brave-browser

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We've installed the brave browser and you can open it from the terminal using
brave-browser or brave-browser-stable command. 

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You can see the brave browser installed and you can enjoy fast browsing and with privacy on the browser. your internet surfing won’t be tracked. you can also change security settings according to your needs. so

That’s it.

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