How-to Install Latest Skype 5.5+ on Lubuntu 14.10 Utopic Unicorn LTS 32-64bit Step-by-Step Easy Guide

September 29, 2014 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Install Latest Skype on Lubuntu 14.10 Utopic Linux

The Linux Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Get Installed the Latest Skype for Linux Lubuntu 14.10 Utopic Unicorn 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 Lubuntu 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.

The content and details are expressly reduced to give Focus only to the Essentials Instructions and Commands.

Install Latest Skype on Lubuntu 14.10 Linux - Featured
  1. Download Latest Skype for Lubuntu Linux:

    Skype for Lubuntu .deb
  2. Open Terminal Window
    Ctrl+Alt+T
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Lubuntu 14.10 Utopic Linux How-to Install Latest Skype - 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 Lubuntu

    cd $HOME/Downloads
    sudo su -c "gdebi skype*.deb"
  5. Getting-Started Making Skype Calls on Lubuntu:

    Skype Initial Setup on Lubuntu

    The Guide Contains Instructions on Initial Configuration to Making Calls on Lubuntu.

  6. How-to Install Google-Chrome Browser on Lubuntu Linux

    Installing Chrome for Lubuntu

    Install Latest Skype on Ubuntu 14.10 Linux - Login Window


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