Install TeamViewer 8 On Ubuntu 13.04, Linux Mint

This brief tutorial is going to show beginners how to install TeamViewer 8 on Ubuntu 13.04 Raring, and Linux Mint.

Press Ctrl+Alt+T to open terminal, then get started with below steps:

1.) Check 32-bit or 64-bit by running this command in terminal

uname -m

i686 will mean your system is 32-bit.
x86_64 will mean you’re on 64-bit.

2.) Download TeamViewer 8 via command:

For 32-bit:


For 64-bit:


3.) Install TeamViewer:

sudo dpkg -i teamviewer_linu*.deb

After that you can find TeamView from Unity Dash.


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  2. This doesn’t work on Mint 15, here’s the out put:

    sudo dpkg -i teamviewer*.deb
    Selecting previously unselected package teamviewer.
    (Reading database … 149372 files and directories currently installed.)
    Unpacking teamviewer (from teamviewer_linux_x64.deb) …
    dpkg: dependency problems prevent configuration of teamviewer:
    teamviewer depends on libc6-i386 (>= 2.4); however:
    Package libc6-i386 is not installed.
    teamviewer depends on lib32asound2; however:
    Package lib32asound2 is not installed.
    teamviewer depends on lib32z1; however:
    Package lib32z1 is not installed.
    teamviewer depends on ia32-libs; however:
    Package ia32-libs is not installed.

    dpkg: error processing teamviewer (–install):
    dependency problems – leaving unconfigured
    Errors were encountered while processing:

        1. If you’re sure your Linux Mint is 64-bit and you installed the 64-bit TeamViewer, you may get broken dependencies and here is a fix on Linux Mint forums

          Run uname -m to check 32-bit (i686) or 64-bit (x86_86).

  3. Adding the ppa and forcing the install of all 131 extra packages did it. Thanks a bunch for the advice, Panda. It’s working.

  4. Hi Gomer, what ppa did you add… I am having the same issue.. Thanks in advance for the help…

    1. It’s Wine Team PPA mentioned in the previous link. To add the PPA, run:

      sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-wine/ppa

      sudo apt-get update

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