How to Install Silverlight on Linux Mint 19 Tara Easy Guide

June 4, 2018 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Installing Silverlight on Linux Mint 19 Tara

You are Welcome! The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install Silverlight on Linux Mint 19 Tara LTS 32/64-bit Mate/Cinnamon/KDE/Xfce GNU+Linux Desktop.

First of all Pipelight make use of Wine to run Windows browser plugins like Silverlight in the context of Linux browsers.

And 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

Especially relevant: Pipelight has been Discontinued and is Not Working in PPAPI Browsers with the best Security features.

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  1. First Open a Shell Terminal emulator window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    How-to Install Silverlight on Linux Mint 19 Tara - Open Terminal
  2. How-to Add Pipelight Linux Mint PPA Apt Repo:

    Adding Pipelight Mint PPA
  3. Finally to Installing Pipelight for Linux Mint

    sudo su

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

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

    How-to Install Silverlight on Linux Mint 19 Tara - accept license

  4. Then Restart Firefox Browser to Install Silverlight into Wine

    How-to Install Silverlight on Linux Mint 19 Tara - installing silverlight

  5. How-to Install Opera Browser on Linux Mint:
    Installing Opera on Linux Mint


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