Step-by-step – Mega App Client Ubuntu 18.04 Installation

July 8, 2020 | By the+gnu+linux+evangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

GNU/Linux Ubuntu 18.04 Installing Mega Sync Client – Quick-Start Guide

You Are Welcome! The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Download and Install Mega Desktop App Sync Client in Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic LTS GNU/Linux.

First, Mega Client for Ubuntu 18.04 Automated Syncing between your Computers and your MEGA Cloud Drive.

Especially relevant: the Mega Cloud Storage Grant up to 50Gb for Free!.

And Mega Cloud is a Secure, User-Controlled End-to-End Encrypted Cloud Storage and Communication Service.

Furthermore, with Mega your data is Encrypted End to End. Nobody can Intercept it while in Storage or in Transit.

Again Mega Sync Client is Elastic and so you can Sync any Folder from your PC to any Folder in the Cloud. Sync Any Number of Folders in Parallel.

How-to Install Mega Client in Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic LTS - Featured
  1. 1. Launching Terminal

    Open a Terminal window
    Ctrl+Alt+t on Desktop
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands).

    How-to Install Mega Client in Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic LTS - Open Terminal Shell Emulator
  1. 2. Downloading Mega Client

    Download Mega Client for Ubuntu GNU/Linux

    Get Mega Client .deb for Ubuntu
    Eventually, on Firefox Prompt Choose “Save File”:
     - Firefox Prompt
    Grab the Desktop App and Eventually also the File Manager Integration Tool.
  2. 3. Installing Mega Client

    Then to Set up Mega Client on Ubuntu
    First Access the Target, usually in the Downloads folder:

    cd && cd Downloads
    To Check is there do:
    ls . | grep mega
    The grep Command Refine the output List showing only the entries Matching the Keyword.
    (But if yuo are in Trouble to Find it out on Terminal then See: How to Access Downloads Folder from Browser)
    And then to Setup Mega Client:
    sudo dpkg -i ~/Downloads/mega*.deb
    And then to Install the needed Dependencies:
    sudo apt -f install
    Authenticate with your User Admin Pass.
    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then see: How to Enable sudo.
    Or if you prefeer then try to Install it with the Ubuntu Software Installer UI.
    Simply Double-Click on the Package on the File Manager:
     - Software Install
    And Authenticate with the Admin Pass to Install it:
     - Authentication
  1. 4. Launching Mega Client

    Finally, Launch & Enjoy Mega Sync Client From Shell simply with:

    megasync
    Or better, make Use of the Desktop Launcher:
    How-to Install Mega Client in Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic LTS - Launcher
  2. After the Initial Setup you Can Access Mega App Client Settings from the Task Bar:

    How-to Install Mega Client in Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic LTS - Task Bar How-to Install Mega Client in Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic LTS - Settings

    So Now I’m truly Happy if My Guide could Help You to QuickStart with Mega Client on Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic!.


Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

QuickChic Theme • Powered by WordPress