How to Quick-Start with TeamSpeak Client on Linux Mint 18.x

February 27, 2017 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

TeamSpeak Client Installation on Mint 18.x

Hello Mint User! The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How to Install and Getting-Started with TeamSpeak VoIP Audio Client for Linux Mint 18.x Sarah/Serena/Sonya/Sylvia 32/64-bit Mate/Cinnamon/KDE/Xfce GNU/Linux Desktops.

TeamSpeak 3 offers the ideal tool for online gaming, education and training, internal business communication, and staying in touch with friends and family.

TeamSpeak 3 key Features:

  • Voice Quality: Opus audio codec for unmatched voice quality
  • Scalability: from small to large groups
  • Permissions: complete control over server
  • Security: AES based encryption optionally enabled
  • Customization: themes, soundpacks and designs
  • File Transfer: share and download files stored on server
  • Mobile: connection on the go with Android and iOS TeamSpeaks apps
How to Quick-Start with TeamSpeak on Linux Mint 18.x - Featured
  1. Open a Shell Terminal emulator window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    How to Quick-Start with TeamSpeak on Linux Mint 18.x - Open Terminal
  2. Download TeamSpeak 3 Client for Linux

    TeamSpeak 3 Installer
  3. Access the Target location
    (Usually Downloads go in the Home folder or the Temporary directory /tmp)

    cd ~/Downloads

    Or when downloaded with Firefox maybe:

    cd /tmp/mozilla*

    To Verify that it’s there List the contents with:

    ls .
  4. Installing TeamSpeak Client
    Give Execution Permission:

    chmod +x ./TeamSpeak*.run

    Run the Installer:

    sudo ./TeamSpeak*.run

    On License: ‘Enter’, ‘Down-Arrow’ to read, ‘q’ to Quit and ‘y’ to Accept.

  5. Relocating TeamSpeak Stuff
    First Delete the Installer:

    rm TeamSpeak*.run

    Then Switch contents with:

    sudo mv TeamSpeak* /opt/TeamSpeak-Client
  6. Launching TeamSpeak from CLI:

    sudo ln -s /opt/TeamSpeak-Client/ /usr/local/bin/ts3client

    Finally, Launch it with:

  7. (Optional) To Launch from Desktop Create a TeamSpeak Launcher:

    Linux Mint How-Launcher

    How to Quick-Start with TeamSpeak on Linux Mint 18.x - Mint Cinnamon Launcher

  8. How to Quick-Start with TeamSpeak on Linux Mint 18.x - UI

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,