Frequently Asked Questions

Install Linux on Chromebook
Last Updated a year ago

1. Put the Chromebook into developer mode by holding down "ESC" and "Refresh" while powering on.

2. Press Ctrl+D and then press Enter. If you see a message about OS verification being off press CTRL + D again

3. Boot into ChromeOS (You will need to press Ctrl + D at the boot screen)

4. Press Ctrl + Alt + T to bring up a chrosh

5. Enter the Shell
shell
6. Elevate privileges with sudo
sudo bash
7. Configure the system to boot from USB devices.
crossystem dev_boot_usb=1 dev_boot_legacy=1
8. Reboot the computer


9. Insert the USB installer media and turn the computer on


10. Press Ctrl + L to boot SeaBios

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