How-to Install Latest Skype on LXLE 14.04 32-64bit Linux Step-by-Step Easy Guide

July 15, 2014 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Install Latest Skype 8.x on LXLE 14.04 Linux

The Guide Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Get Installed the Latest Skype 8+ for Linux LXLE 14.04 LTS i386/amd64 Desktop.

Especially relevant: at the same time I’m also Illustrating here the Easiest Way of Installing the New Downloaded .deb Packages with Dependencies on LXLE Linux.

This is the Classical Way to Get Installed the Latest Skype, sure that you may Achieve the same result by an Apt PPA or soon with a Snap or Flatpak.

To Make the whole Process Easier to Grasp and Visualize the Post Includes the Basic Screenshots of the Steps Involved.

The Contents and Details are Expressly Essentials to Give Focus Only to the Essentials Instructions and Commands.

Install Latest Skype 8.x on LXLE 14.04 Linux - Featured
  1. Download Latest Skype 8.x for LXLE Linux:

    Skype 8.x for Ubuntu .deb
  2. Open a Command Line Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Ctrl+Alt+T

    Install Latest Skype 8.x on LXLE 14.04 Linux - Open Terminal
  3. Check/Install for GDebi Package Installer

    which gdebi

    If No gdebi then:

    sudo su -c "apt-get install gdebi"
  4. Installing Skype for LXLE

    cd $HOME/Downloads
    sudo su -c "gdebi skype*.deb"
  5. How-to Install Google-Chrome Browser on LXLE:

    Install Google-Chrome for LXLE

    Install Latest Skype 8.x on LXLE 14.04 Linux - Skype Launcher

    How-to Install Latest Firefox on LXLE Linux:

    Install Latest Firefox for LXLE

    Install Latest Skype 8.x on LXLE 14.04 Linux - Login Window


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