How to Install Viber on Debian Unstable Sid 64-bit GNU+Linux

December 16, 2017 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Debian Sid Install Viber

You are Welcome! The Linux Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How to Install and Getting-Started with Viber Messaging and Free Calls Software on Debian Unstable Sid Amd64 GNU/Linux Desktop.

First, Viber for Debian Sid lets you Send Free Messages and make Free Calls to other Viber Users on any Device and Network, in any Country!

Furthermore, Viber Syncs your Contacts and Messages with your Mobile Device.

Viber for Linux main Features:

  • Text, photo, sticker and emoticons messages
  • Group conversations
  • Call any Viber user for free with HD sound quality
  • Full sync between your mobile and your Linux
  • Seamlessly transfer calls between Viber Desktop and the Viber app with one click or tap
  • No registration, passwords or invitations required
  • Messages are shown on all devices

Finally, on Viber Your Phone Number is your ID. To Activating Viber on Debian Linux You’ll need First to Install it on Your Mobile Device!

How to Install Viber for Debian Unstable Sid - Featured
  1. Open a Shell Terminal emulator window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    How to Install Viber for Debian Unstable Sid - Debian Gnome3 Open Terminal
  2. Download Viber Installer for Debian

    Viber .deb 64-bit Package
  3. Checking/Installing GDebi Package Installer

    which gdebi

    If Not there (No Output) then:

    sudo apt install gdebi-core gdebi

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

  4. 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 .
  5. Installing Viber for Debian Linux

    sudo gdebi ./viber.deb
  6. Making a Viber Symlink for Easy Launching from Terminal

    sudo ln -s /opt/viber/Viber /usr/local/bin/viber

    Launching from Terminal:

    viber
  7. If Not Launching then Fix Viber App Launcher

    sudo nano /usr/share/applications/viber.desktop

    Change the Exec & Path as:

    Exec=viber
    Path=/opt/viber
    

    Ctrl+x to Save & Exit from nano Editor :)
    How to Install Viber for Debian Unstable Sid - install first on mobile device

  8. Then You can fully Enjoy the Viber Call & Messaging on Debian Linux!

    How to Install Viber for Debian Unstable Sid - Viber UI


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