How to Install Silverlight Browser Support on Lubuntu 14.10 Utopic 32-64bit Easy Guide

December 14, 2014 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Install Silverlight for Lubuntu Linux

You are Welcome! The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How to Install the Silverlight Firefox and Opera Browser Support by the Pipelight Package for Lubuntu 14.10 Utopic Unicorn i386/amd64 Linux Desktop.

Pipelight allows one to run Windows browser plugins in the context of Linux browsers.

To Achieve this Pipelight do:

  • Connects the Windows DLL with the Linux process
  • Translates between platform dependent differences on the NPAPI
  • Uses a Patched Wine version

Pipelight needs to start Wine to execute the pluginloader. This May Slow down the Start of Your Browser.

Install Silverlight for Lubuntu 14.10 Utopic Linux - Featured
  1. Open a Command Line Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Ctrl+Alt+T

    Install Silverlight for Lubuntu 14.10 Utopic Linux - Open Terminal
  2. How to Add Pipelight Lubuntu PPA Apt Repo

    Adding Pipelight Lubuntu PPA
  3. Installing Pipelight for Lubuntu

    sudo su

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

    apt-get install --install-recommends pipelight-multi
    pipelight-plugin --update
    pipelight-plugin --enable silverlight
    exit

    Install Silverlight for Lubuntu 14.10 Utopic Linux - accept license

  4. Restart Firefox Browser to Install Silverlight into Wine

    Install Silverlight for Lubuntu 14.10 Utopic Linux - installing silverlight

  5. How to Install Opera Browser on Linux Lubuntu:
    SetUp Opera on Lubuntu.


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