Install QupZilla Web Browser in Ubuntu 13.04 via PPA

July 30, 2013

This simple tutorial will show you how to install the QupZilla Web Browser from its ppa repository in Ubuntu 13.04 Raring Ringtail.

As you may know, QupZilla is a new and very fast QtWebKit browser. It aims to be a lightweight web browser available through all major platforms. This project has been originally started only for educational purposes. But from its start, QupZilla has grown into a feature-rich browser.

qupzilla web browser

News:QupZilla will be available in upcoming Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy’s default repository. Just search for and install it from Ubuntu Software Center

Install QupZilla:

Press Ctrl+Alt+T on your keyboard to open terminal. When it opens, run below command to add the ppa repository:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:nowrep/qupzilla

add qupzilla ppa

Update package lists and install the browser:

sudo apt-get update; sudo apt-get install qupzilla

install qupzilla web browser

Once installed, you’ll be able to open it from Unity Dash.

qupzilla in ubuntu

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