georgia robertson: Ummm once I got onto the download link i didn't know how to get onto the
bit he was on....anyone know how to?
Jadon Castro: This is Lubuntu not Ubuntu
SwItChBlAdEfUrY: u think if i did this on my school laptop i'd get in trouble?
Drako Artz™: I stole a Samsung Chromebook from school well really didn't steal I moved
away. But the point is, it is still owned by the school's network so I
can't really get on Facebook or anything. What should I do to make it
rightfully mines? I want to Bypass or Jailbreak it. Reset it to factory
settings so I can be administrator.
DieQwietscheente: DONT WASTE YOUR MONEY:
This laptop got only 1.66 GHZ and costs more than 200 euro you can buy an
old apple Laptop which got 2.3 GHZ in good conditions for 180 euro.
Jason Rodriguez: Damn those guys did good on Chrome...
Gordon Anderson: can this download things like .exe?
Andreas Westhues: For those who consider installing Linux on their Samsung (series 3)
chromebook, this a very detailed tutorial which I found on youtube. After
installing a small sized ubuntu with the xfce-4 environment on your
sd-storage, you can switch between ChromeOS and Ubuntu.
Jacob Riddel: I quote the dooblydoo with my various extensions: "Use the arrows on the
top of the leopard."
Patrick Leduc: It worked great but I'm having a lot of difficulty trying to install wine,
J. Stephen Gazsi: This is lame, why not just get a laptop or netbook and install linux? then
if you want to use all that NSA chrome browser you can still just click it
and do all your chromebook junk. Why even switch back and forth between
Linux is this POS when you can... surf the web with linux on a netbook??
and do it with firefox at that...
Daniel Aimes: YAY IT WORKS ON MINE :)
carlos bermudez: because have your chromebook on all the time it could broke or something
O'Malley Man: I see an xbox 360 controller in the background! Personally, I like the
Playstation 3 and my favorite computer is in fact, the Samsung Chromebook!
SuperCarim: Friend me everything went well but when running to return to see your video
and return to ubuntu the screen was black and I was saying who enters the
localhost login enter my data but nothing I hope you help me
Tina Ortega: I need something to carry around that I won't worry about, thanks that i found
Samsung's Chromebook, priced at just $199, a decent cheap laptop.
Keegan Streimer: how do you get back on if you do log out
Phillip Hardy: Will these instructions work with an ACER c720 or is this tutorial specific
to this particular chromebook?
MasterofHamsters: I never was prompted to put in any information after completely installing
Ubuntu nor do I have Chrome in my Linux OS. Any solutions?
mr.happypanda: does anyone know how to install flash for chrome in linux?
Max Tindall: Gave me nothing but trouble
Graham: wtf is wrong with the audio, i got headphones all i hear is clicking and
someone rubbing the mic.. i think i found a new way of torturing someone.
betaninja: For those you you who had trouble following the video this is exactly what
he said above but in words so you can see
1) Press escape, refresh, power
2) Press control, d
3) Press enter
4) Leave computer alone till it reboots to developer mode
5) Sign in
6) Download link
7) Go into terminal = control, alt, t
8) Type "shell"
9) Type "sudo sh -e ~/Downloads/crouton -t xfce"
10) Press enter
11) Wait for it to finish download and install (Don't let it go to sleep)
12) Click no and press enter
13) Set username and password (Google account)
14) Fill out information
15) Type "sudo startxfce4" and press enter
16) Click use default
Installing Ubuntu Update
17) Open Terminal
18) Click on Terminal emulator
19) Type "sudo apt-get update"
20) Enter your password
21) Type "sudo apt-get install synaptic"
22) Type "y" to continue
23) Let it do its thing
Installing Libre Office
24) Type "sudo apt-get install libre office" and press enter
25) Type "y" and press enter
26) Just wait till it is done
Boot Between operating systems
27) Press control, alt, right or left key to toggle between operating
William Green: krayzielilsmoki...Do you know how to set the user (created through your
tutorial) permissions so that it has access to everything as root does?
Anything close to this would be great.
anoymous neo: may it kill my computer?
BfSkinnerPunk: I turned off my chromebook... so I do the control-alt-T .... I get a
"crosh>" prompt. When I type "sudo start xfce4" , it says "unknown
What am I doing wrong? (other than being a newbie)
Onur Şaner: switch Linux hmm i like it. It's very suprised :) This is open source
Sacred Guerrier: does this work with the acer chromebook ?
RideMidwest: I did this and it glitched sometimes. any suggestions on what i could do?
snoebay88: Why would anybody want to ruin a good chromebook or for that matter a
laptop or desktop by installing Linux on it? Linux is an OS written by
geeks for geeks and will never be a mainstream OS.
jashawn lucas: how u put it in developer mode
Lewis Barrett: When I press the downloads thing it doesn't work
Josh Dwire: This was so helpful man, you're awesome. Will this allow me to use
Erica Lenti: Just installed this on my new Chromebook and it works like a charm. Cheers!
Alex Morley: i followed the instructions and it worked fine. what i dont understand is
why do other people have ubuntu and it has a different interface. things
like the task bar on the side. how do i get that?
jake white: hey i followed exact instructions but after the long wait of install im
still on the terminal not that other screen and am completely lost any help
would be greatly appreciated thanks.
androidophane: Thanks a lot guys !!
I now have ubuntu on my new chromebook :)
Young Vpg: how do i reset my pssword it wont work please respond fast
Joetta Winstead: with this, would I be able to download and play minecraft also?
MagicMuff749: I have a the same problem as others, my laptop died and when it turned out
I couldn't switch to ubuntu using the key combo? How do I get it to be able
to work again
HisShadowX: You all know you can use Office and Excel on the Chromebook using Skydrive
or office 365?
joseph treasurecharms: can u do this as a service
ZimmGaming: Ubuntu is an alternative OS. You can't just install Libre Office on the
stock OS on the chromebook.
Michael P: thanks
Walter Kuppens: Enable developer mode first. He says how to do that before asking you to
Nooonan: would i be able to download minecraft with this version of ubuntu os?
Robbie Weeks: I have done it it works great guys no need to worry didn't mess mine up you
just got to do evry d
Nathan Bromley: mine is timing out before it asks for password and stuff and the network is
unreachable, even though my wifi is fine. please help.
Ramiro González: type in "chronos" (no qoutes) it will not ask for a password
Pierre Gill: i am having a problem creating my password it will not let me type anything
so i hit enter and it still wouldnt allow me to enter a passwrd any ideas?
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