Can I install Linux software and apps from Ubuntu, Fedora, and others, on Endless?

Limitation: This FAQ applies to version 3.0 or higher.

Endless OS versions 3.0 and newer will support applications from other publishers by using a new application bundling system called Flatpak (

If you have a favorite app that you can't find on Endless OS, let us know on the community forum. There may be something similar that we can recommend for you, or your suggestion might end up influencing our Product Roadmap.

At present, the App Center will only show apps from Endless, but advanced users can follow the instructions on to manually install 3rd party runtimes and applications. 

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