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How to Install and Use Vivaldi Web Browser (Ubuntu VPS)

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This guide explains how to add a Web browser on a your Hostwinds Ubuntu Cloud SSD or Dedicated server.  It describes the installation of Vivaldi, which is a World Wide Web Browser that can view World Wide Web (W3) content.

Some terms that you may need to be familiar with before continuing with this guide:

xRDP is a Protocol Server for Linux. Vivaldi is a W3 web-browser

Xfce is a Graphical User Interface for Linux Operating Systems.

Vivaldi is a Web Browser that allows you to view websites and their content.

STEP 1 – INSTALL Xfce and xRDP on Linux VPS

Connect to your server using SSH/PuTTY or through your Cloud Portal’s Get VNC option.

INSTALL Xcfe Default X11 Window Manager with the following command:

sudo apt install xfce4 xfce4-goodies xorg dbus-x11 x11-xserver-utils

STEP 2 – INSTALL Vivaldi Repository (REPO) on Linux VPS

COMMAND-LINE (type in each line below)

sudo wget -qO- | sudo apt-key add -

sudo add-apt-repository "deb [arch=i386,amd64] stable main"

STEP 3 – INSTALL Vivaldi (Stable Version) on Linux VPS

COMMAND-LINE (type in the line below)

sudo apt install vivaldi-stable

STEP 4 – START Vivaldi Browser on Linux VPS

COMMAND-LINE (type in the line below)

vivaldi --no-sandbox &

Example OUTPUT:

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