How-to Install Telegram Messaging App for Zorin Linux+GNU Easy Guide

February 26th, 2016 by thelinuxevangelist

Telegram Chat QuickStart for Zorin Linux



The Linux Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install the Twitter Telegram Messaging App on Zorin 8/9/10/11 i386/amd64 GNU/Linux Desktop.

Telegram is a Messaging App with a focus on speed and security, it’s super fast, simple and free.
You can use Telegram on all your devices at the same time — your Messages Sync Seamlessly across any of your phones, tablets or computers.

With Telegram, you can Send Messages, Photos, Videos and Files of any type (doc, zip, mp3, etc), as well as create Groups for up to 200 people.

Telegram’s goal is to allow everyone to get back their right to Privacy. It is a global non-commercial project with contributors from all over the world.

Unlike WhatsApp, Telegram is cloud-based and Heavily Encrypted. As a result, you can access your messages from several devices at once, including tablets and computers, and share an unlimited number of photos, videos and files of up to 1,5 GB.

Getting-Started with Telegram Messaging on Zorin - Featured

What can you do with Telegram?

  • Connect: from most remote locations.
  • Coordinate: groups of up to 200 members.
  • Synchronize your chats across all your devices.
  • Send: documents of any type.
  • Encrypt: personal and business secrets.
  • Destruct: your messages with a timer.
  • Store: your media in the cloud.
  • Build: your own tools on our API.
  • Enjoy: feedback from your customers
  1. Open a Terminal Shell Emulator Window
    GnoMenu >> Accessories >> Terminal

    Telegram QuickStart for Zorin Linux -  Zorin 9 Open  Terminal
  2. Download Telegram Messenger App for Linux:

    Telegram App 32/64bit .tar.xz Linux
  3. Double-Click/Right-Click on Archive and Extract into /tmp

    Telegram App QuickStart on Zorin - Extraction
    Or from Command Line:

    tar xvf tsetup*.tar.xz -C /tmp/
  4. Installing Telegram App
    (In case you do not have Administrator Privileges install it into Home…)

    sudo mv /tmp/Telegram/ /opt/

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution

    sudo ln -s /opt/Telegram/Telegram /usr/local/bin/Telegram

    For this System Wide Installation then Set Permissions with

    sudo chown -R root:root /opt/Telegram
  5. Launching Telegram App

    From Terminal:

    Telegram

    How-to Create a Telegram Desktop Menu App Launcher:

    Linux Desktops How-Launcher

    Telegram App QuickStart on Zorin - Welcome UI

Telegram App QuickStart on Zorin - Connected UI

Share on Tumblr

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,


Comments are disabled