How to Install Hyper Terminal on Ubuntu 20.04

Install Hyper Terminal on Ubuntu 20.04

In this article, we will have explained the necessary steps to install and configure Hyper Terminal on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS. 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.

Hyper is an electron-based terminal. It is written using web technologies such as HTML, CSS, JavaScript, etc. It looks very modern moreover, Hyper Terminal also provides you with several different customization options, which is why it is preferred by most users. It is an open-source application that is supported on all three major platforms; Windows, Linux, and macOS systems.

Install Hyper Terminal on Ubuntu 20.04

Step 1. First, before you start installing any package on your Ubuntu server, we always recommend making sure that all system packages are updated.

sudo apt update
sudo apt upgrade

Step 2. Install Hyper Terminal on Ubuntu system.

Now visit the official website of Hyper terminal and download the packages:

wget -O hyper_3.0.2_amd64

Once you have confirmed that Hyper Terminal has been successfully downloaded, you will need to install it using the following commands below:

sudo apt install ./hyper_3.0.2_amd64.deb

Step 3. Accessing Hyper Terminal.

Once the Hyper terminal is installed, you can find it in the Application Menu of Ubuntu. Click on the Hyper icon to start the Hyper terminal or open the Hyper Terminal application via command line, run the following command in Terminal:


If you are a regular user of Ubuntu default Terminal and are well familiar with it, then you will find no difficulty in using the Hyper Terminal.

That’s all you need to do to install Hyper Terminal on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS Focal Fossa. I hope you find this quick tip helpful. For further reading on Hyper Terminal, please refer to their official knowledge base. If you have questions or suggestions, feel free to leave a comment below.