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Old 15th June 2019
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Re: ChromeBooks?

Originally Posted by pdk42 View Post
As everyone says, Chromebooks run Chrome OS which is a Linux variant. In principle you will be able to run any Linux app on it (e.g. Darktable etc). The later Adobe apps will work on it, but not Lightroom Classic. The Oly Workplace app won't work, although you could try installing a Virtual Machine host (e.g. VirtualBox), install Windows in that and try it. I'm pretty sure it'll work, but I doubt the performance would be satisfactory.

The Acer Chromebooks look very nice though.
Thanks. I wasn’t aware that the Adobe apps could be installed/run on Linux.
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