Ubuntu Quick Setup

Follow these simple steps to start using Flatpak

  1. Install Flatpak

    The official Flatpak PPA is the recommended way to install Flatpak. To install it, run the following in a terminal:

    
          $ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:alexlarsson/flatpak
          $ sudo apt update
          $ sudo apt install flatpak
        
  2. Install the Software Flatpak plugin

    The Flatpak plugin for the Software app makes it possible to install apps without needing the command line. To install, run:

    
          $ sudo apt install gnome-software-plugin-flatpak
        
  3. Add the Flathub repository

    Flathub is the best place to get Flatpak apps. To enable it, run:

    
          $ flatpak remote-add --if-not-exists flathub https://flathub.org/repo/flathub.flatpakrepo
        
  4. Restart

    To complete setup, restart your system. Now all you have to do is install some apps!