Remove Linux on Chromebook

Tired of crouton? If you installed Linux on your Chromebook using the crouton installer and you’re ready to delete it, here’s how to remove Linux on Chromebook.

Super Simple

On your Chromebook, open up the Chrome browser. Then open up the terminal by typing in the following:


Inside of the terminal, type in:


Finally, type in the following command to delete Linux from your Chromebook. Replace precise with the version of Ubuntu or distribution of Linux that you’re using:

sudo delete-chroot precise

If you followed by costume configuration from the previous tutorial then you would type in:

sudo delete-chroot trusty

That’s it. It will ask you for confirmation and delete the data. That’s how to remove Linux on Chromebook.