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Md. Maruf Sarker
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How to Update Node.js to the latest version on Ubuntu

Nodejs Official Website

Step - 1:

1st of all you need to download the latest version of Nodejs from the official Nodejs website

Step - 2:

Go to the correct path using command line or GUI.
Using Command line

cd Downloads/node-v17.0.1-linux-x64.tar.xz/
tar -xf node-v17.0.1-linux-x64.tar.xz
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Check Current Node version

node --version
v14.17.0
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To upgrade

sudo n latest
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Check Updated Node version

node --version
v17.0.1
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Nodejs version Updated

If you are using graphical interface then go to the destination path. Click right button and select extract here. Open the bin folder.
Directories and files
right click and select open in terminal
To upgrade

sudo n latest
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Check Updated Node version

node --version
v17.0.1
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Nodejs version Updated
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Md. Saadman Galib Rabbi

🤩🤩 thanks for sharing

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Md. Maruf Sarker Author

Welcome brother