How to install Olive Video Editor on a Chromebook

Today we are looking at how to install Olive Video Editor on a Chromebook.  Please follow the video/audio guide as a tutorial where we explain the process step by step and use the commands below.

If you have any questions, please contact us via a YouTube comment and we would be happy to assist you!

Please take note that with the release of Chrome OS 90,  the location of Linux Apps has been changed in the Chromebook’s settings.  Have a look at this tutorial, to see how to turn on Linux apps and then continue with the installation tutorial.

Commands Used:
1) sudo apt update
2) sudo apt install flatpak
3) sudo flatpak remote-add --if-not-exists flathub
4) sudo flatpak install flathub org.olivevideoeditor.Olive
5) flatpak run org.olivevideoeditor.Olive

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All Currently Supported Chromebooks with Linux Apps (Crostini) support

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  1. I really liked your blog content and the process as you have described to install video editing software in chromebook. Thanks for sharing an amazing blog post. You can try Cinema8 which is also a good source of video editing where you can add widgets in your videos and it can enable you to Create Audience with Interactive Video. Keep Sharing such blog posts.


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