How to Install Viber Linux Mint 19 Tara Easy Guide

June 5th, 2018 by thelinuxevangelist

Linux Mint 19 Install Viber

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

First of all Viber for Linux Mint 19 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.

So the Viber main Features are:

  • 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 for Linux Mint You’ll need First to Install it on Your Mobile Device!

How to Install Viber Linux Mint 19 - Featured
  1. First Open a Shell Terminal emulator window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    How to Install Viber Linux Mint 19 - Open Terminal
  2. Download Viber Installer for Linux Mint:

    Viber .deb 64-bit Package
  3. Then Check/Install GDebi Package Installer

    which gdebi

    If Not there (No Output) then:

    sudo apt-get install gdebi

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

  4. So to Install Viber for Linux Mint

    sudo gdebi ~/Downloads/viber.deb
  5. (Optional) Making a Viber Symlink for Easy Launching from Terminal

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

    Launching from Terminal:

  6. Finally If Not Launching then Fix Viber App Launcher

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

    Change the Exec & Path as:


    Ctrl+x to Save & Exit from nano Editor :)
    How to Install Viber Linux Mint 19 - install first on mobile device

  7. Then You can fully Enjoy the Viber Call & Messaging on Linux Mint!

    How to Install Viber Linux Mint 19 - Viber UI

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