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 For Ubuntu, the tarball includes a .desktop file that can be used to add Zotero to the launcher. Move the extracted directory to a location of your choice (e.g., ''/​opt/​zotero''​),​ run the ''​set_launcher_icon''​ script from a terminal to update the .desktop file for that location, and symlink ''​zotero.desktop''​ into ''​~/​.local/​share/​applications/''​ (e.g., ''​ln -s /​opt/​zotero/​zotero.desktop ~/​.local/​share/​applications/​zotero.desktop''​). Zotero should then appear either in your launcher or in the applications list when click the grid icon ("Show Applications"​),​ from which you can drag it to the launcher. For Ubuntu, the tarball includes a .desktop file that can be used to add Zotero to the launcher. Move the extracted directory to a location of your choice (e.g., ''/​opt/​zotero''​),​ run the ''​set_launcher_icon''​ script from a terminal to update the .desktop file for that location, and symlink ''​zotero.desktop''​ into ''​~/​.local/​share/​applications/''​ (e.g., ''​ln -s /​opt/​zotero/​zotero.desktop ~/​.local/​share/​applications/​zotero.desktop''​). Zotero should then appear either in your launcher or in the applications list when click the grid icon ("Show Applications"​),​ from which you can drag it to the launcher.
  
-Alternatively,​ Linux users may wish to use a package for their distro rather than using the tarball directly. Note that such packages are built by third parties, and we can only provide support for the official tarball.+Alternatively,​ Linux users may wish to use a package for their distro ​(e.g., [[https://​github.com/​retorquere/​zotero-deb|zotero-deb]] for Debian/​Ubuntu-based systems) ​rather than using the tarball directly. Note that such packages are built by third parties, and we can only provide support for the official tarball ​if you encounter package-specific problems. 
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 +To set up Zotero on a Chromebook, see [[kb:​installing_on_a_chromebook|Installing on a Chromebook]].
  
 ==== How do I upgrade to a new version? ==== ==== How do I upgrade to a new version? ====
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