How to download and install Microsoft Teams on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS

How to download and install Microsoft Teams on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS
How to download and install Microsoft Teams on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS

Hey, Microsoft teams is a digital collaborative platform tool that allows the remote and globally dispersed teams to connect through individual and group chat, video meetings, document and file sharing, tasks and much more. 

Microsoft Teams desktop client is available on all the three major platforms, that is Windows, Linux/Ubuntu, and MacOS.

In this article post, you will learn how to download and install Microsoft Teams on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS.

Also Read:- How to reset forgotten password on Ubuntu/Linux Operating System.

We can install Microsoft Teams on Ubuntu through following two ways:

* Using Software Install (GUI)
* Using Terminal (Command line)

Note: The installation procedures have been tested on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS and Ubuntu 16.04 LTS.

Prerequisites

* Ubuntu 20.04 LTS Operating System
* User with sudo privileges

Download and Install Microsoft Teams Using Terminal (Command line)

Step1. First download the .deb file using wget command in terminal.


Step2. Install Microsoft Teams

Now install the Microsoft Teams using the following dpkg command in Terminal:


vikash.ekka@vetechno:~$ sudo dpkg -i teams_1.3.00.16851_amd64.deb

Step3. Launch/Open Microsoft Teams 


Once the installation is done, launch Microsoft Teams using the following command in Terminal:


vikash.ekka@vetechno:~$ teams

If are facing any challenges in downloading and installing Microsoft Teams, we have also created a practical video, just check out the below YouTube video.


How to remove or uninstall Microsoft Teams from Ubuntu 20.04 LTS.


vikash.ekka@vetechno:~$ sudo apt remove teams

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