How to Install DropBox on Ubuntu 15.04 Vivid 32/64-bit GNU/Linux Easy Guide

May 13, 2015 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Install DropBox on Ubuntu 15.04 Vivid

The Linux Tutorial Shows You How-to Install and Getting-Started with DropBox on Ubuntu 15.04 Vivid Vervet i386/amd64 Linux+GNU.

Dropbox is a free service that lets you bring your photos, docs, and videos anywhere and share them easily.

Dropbox was founded in 2007 by Drew Houston and Arash Ferdowsi, two MIT students tired of emailing files to themselves to work from more than one computer.

Today, more than 200 million people across every continent use Dropbox to always have their stuff at hand, share with family and friends, and work on team projects.

After the DropBox Package Installation for Ubuntu Linux Follow the Quick-Start Guide to Complete the DropBox SetUp.

Install DropBox Ubuntu 15.04 Vivid - Featured
  1. Download Latest DropBox Package for Ubuntu Linux:

    DropBox .deb Ubuntu Package
  2. Open Shell Terminal Emulator Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Install DropBox Ubuntu 15.04 Vivid - Open Terminal
  3. Install Required Packages:

    sudo apt-get install gdebi python-gpgme
  4. Install DropBox for Ubuntu:

    cd $HOME/Downloads/

    To List the directory contents and Verify the file is there:

    ls .

    If Not then Try to look into the /tmp folder…

    sudo gdebi ./dropbox*.deb
  5. Getting-Started with DropBox on Linux:

    DropBox Linux Quick-Start

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