How to Install PlayOnLinux on Ubuntu 22.04

Install PlayOnLinux on Ubuntu 22.04

In this article, we will have explained the necessary steps to install PlayOnLinux on Ubuntu 22.04. 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.

PlayOnLinux is a graphical front-end for wine. It is a free, effective, and convenient solution to install a variety of programs and games on Linux easily that work with Windows-based operating systems


  • Operating System with Ubuntu 22.04
  • Server IPv4 Address with Superuser Privileges (Root Access)
  • Gnome Terminal for Linux Desktop
  • PuTTy SSH client for Windows or macOS
  • Powershell for Windows 10/11
  • Familiar with APT Commands

Install PlayOnLinux on Ubuntu 22.04 LTS

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
sudo apt install software-properties-common apt-transport-https wget

Step 2. Install PlayOnLinux on Ubuntu Linux.

Installing PlayOnLinux on your Ubuntu 22.04 Jammy Jellyfish system is straightforward, you can install PlayOnLinux using the following command:

sudo apt install playonlinux

After the installation is complete, check the version usage:

playonlinux --version

Step 3. Launch PlayOnLinux on Ubuntu 22.04.

Now open the ‘Application’ menu and search for ‘PlayOnLinux’ Steam should now be successfully installed on your system and ready for use.

That’s all you need to do to install PlayOnLinux on Ubuntu 22.04 LTS Jammy Jellyfish. I hope you find this quick tip helpful. For further reading on the installation PlayOnLinux please refer to their official knowledge base. I hope this article was helpful to you. If you find it useful, don’t forget to share it with your friend and family. Also, if you have any questions, please feel free to ask in the comments section. We are always there to assist you.