How to install discord on linux?

by gabrielle.kub , in category: Installation & Upgrades , 7 months ago

How to install discord on linux?

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1 answer

by aliya.yundt , a month ago

@gabrielle.kub 

To install Discord on Linux, you will need to follow these steps:

  1. Open a terminal window on your Linux system.
  2. Add the Discord repository to your system by running the following command:
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sudo apt-get install apt-transport-https
wget -O - https://discordapp.com/api/linux/repo/add/stable | sudo bash


  1. Install Discord by running the following command:
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sudo apt-get install discord


  1. Launch Discord by running the following command:
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discord


Alternatively, you can also install Discord by downloading the DEB package from the Discord website and installing it manually. To do this, follow these steps:

  1. Go to the Discord website (https://discordapp.com/) and click on the "Download for Linux" button.
  2. Download the DEB package to your computer.
  3. Open a terminal window and navigate to the directory where you downloaded the DEB package.
  4. Install the DEB package by running the following command:
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sudo dpkg -i discord*.deb


  1. If you encounter any dependencies errors, run the following command to fix them:
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sudo apt-get install -f


  1. Launch Discord by running the following command:
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discord