How to Install AnyDesk on Debian 10

Install AnyDesk on Debian 10

In this article, we will have explained the necessary steps to install and set up AnyDesk on Debian 10. Before continuing with this tutorial, make sure you are logged in as a user with sudo privileges. All the commands in this tutorial should be run as a non-root user.

AnyDesk is a cross-platform, fast, secure, and intuitive remote desktop support software. This app was founded in Germany in 2014, and its unique remote desktop access software has been downloaded by more than 100 million users worldwide, adding another 5 million every month. AnyDesk is a remote server management tool that provides powerful Linux-based connectivity for smooth and seamless remote access to any computer. AnyDesk can be used comfortably for both individuals, teams, and professional organizations offering remote support to customers.

Install AnyDesk on Debian 10

Step 1. The first command will update the package lists to ensure you get the latest version and dependencies.

sudo apt update
sudo apt upgrade

Step 2. Download and Install AnyDesk on the Debian system.

Now add the repository key to the trusted software providers list:

wget -qO - https://keys.anydesk.com/repos/DEB-GPG-KEY | apt-key add -

After that, add the Anydesk official repository to the system:

echo "deb http://deb.anydesk.com/ all main" > /etc/apt/sources.list.d/anydesk.list

With the repository added, update the apt cache index and install AnyDesk on Debian 10:

sudo apt update
sudo apt install anydesk

Step 3. Launch AnyDesk.

To open AnyDesk on Debian, click on Activities and type anydesk in the search box and click on the AnyDesk launcher icon. Alternatively, you can launch the AnyDesk using the command-line, open your terminal and type, and hit Enter. It will show the window as follows:

Install AnyDesk on Debian 10

That’s all you need to do to install the AnyDesk on Debian 10 Buster. I hope you find this quick tip helpful. For further reading on AnyDesk, please refer to their official knowledge base. If you have questions or suggestions, feel free to leave a comment below.