Install Google Chrome in Debian Wheezy XFCE

In order to install chrome, you will need to do the following.

1) Download the Google Chrome Installer ( I am using the 32 bit .deb)

Alternatively, download DEB file directly.
For 32-bit systems:
wget -c https://dl.google.com/linux/direct/google-chrome-stable_current_i386.deb
For 64-bit systems:
wget -c wget https://dl.google.com/linux/direct/google-chrome-stable_current_amd64.deb

2) As a root install three packages that are required in order to install Chrome:
apt-get install libxss1 libcurl3 

3) Now change the directory to wherever you downloaded Chrome, in my case it went to the default /home/$USER/Downloads folder, and run the following command:
dpkg -i google-chrome-stable_current_i386.deb

4) If you happen to receive errors about missing packages, you can fix it by running:
apt-get -f install

You should now see chrome under the applications menu under Internet Applications. 



Windows 8.1 Safe Mode

Three articles (of many) about how to run Windows 8.1 in Safe Mode or turn on/off permanently ability to select that upon system boot.