How to install WPS Office 2019 on a Chromebook


Today we are looking at how to install WPS Office 2019 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.

We start this tutorial by changing some settings in Chrome OS for Linux Apps to fix potential graphical errors and mouse pointer errors.  Then we download and install WPS Office.  After that, we show how to create, save, and open documents and lastly we show how to change the language interfaces of WPS Office if required.

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

Commands and Links used:
Install WPS 2019
sudo apt update

Download WPS
https://linux.wps.com/

Install different language interface
sudo apt install p7zip-full
7za x file_name.7z file_name
sudo mv file_name /opt/kingsoft/wps-office/office6/mui/file_name

Download Language Packs
https://aur.archlinux.org/packages/?O=0&SeB=nd&K=wps-office-mui&outdated=&SB=n&SO=a&PP=50&do_Search=Go

Chrome Settings
chrome://flags/#crostini-gpu-support
chrome://flags/#exo-pointer-lock
chrome://flags/#enable-pointer-lock-options

All Currently Supported Chromebooks with Linux Apps (Crostini) support

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