Install Skype on Linux Lite
Hello Linux User, this Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install the Latest Skype 8+ on Linux Lite 32/64-bit Desktop.
And Skype for Linux Lite is a Microsoft Software for Video chatting, making international calls, screen sharing, instant messaging and more.
Especially relevant: at the same time I’m also Illustrating here the Easiest Way of Installing the New Downloaded .deb Packages with Dependencies on Linux Lite.
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.
Open a Terminal Shell emulator window
Download Latest Skype 8.x for Ubuntu Linux:Skype 8.x for Linux Lite .deb
Check/Install for GDebi Package Installer
If No gdebi then:
sudo apt install gdebi
Access the Target location
(Usually Downloads go in the Home folder or the Temporary directory /tmp)
Or when downloaded with Firefox maybe:
To Verify that it’s there List the contents with:
Installing Skype for Linux Lite
sudo gdebi ./skype*.deb
If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution
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