How to install Shotcut video editor on a Chromebook


Today we are looking at how to install Shotcut 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.

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Commands Used:
1) sudo apt update
2) sudo apt install flatpak
3) sudo flatpak remote-add --if-not-exists flathub https://flathub.org/repo/flathub.flatpakrepo
4) sudo flatpak install flathub org.shotcut.Shotcut
5) sudo chown root:root /usr/bin/bwrap && sudo chmod u+s /usr/bin/bwrap

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Update: with the release of Chrome OS 96, the Linux container on a Chromebook has been upgraded to a newer version.  This tutorial still works exactly as in the video, but it is no longer needed to apply this setting in Google Chrome as in the beginning of the video.


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