How to Install Zoom on Debian 10

Install Zoom on Debian 10

In this article, we will have explained the necessary steps to install and set up Zoom 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.

Zoom is a communication and conferencing platform that provides real-time messages, cloud-based video conferences, and digital content sharing. It provides video call, chat, and remote desktop sharing services for free accounts with time and participant limitations. Users having paid subscriptions can host a meeting with up to 1000 people with no time restriction. Zoom can be installed on both Windows and Linux desktops and on mobile devices.

Install Zoom 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. Install Zoom on Debian system.

  • Install Zoom from the official:

Now download the latest release of the Zoom package from the official website:

wget https://zoom.us/client/latest/zoom_amd64.deb

Once the download is complete, install the package using the following commands:

dpkg -i zoom_amd64.deb
  • Install Zoom from Snaps:

Run the following command to install it:

sudo apt install snapd
sudo snap install zoom-client

Step 3. Launching Zoom.

To launch it, navigate to the Ubuntu Applications menu. Alternatively, you can start it from the Command-line by executing the ‘zoom‘ command. You can now join the meeting or sign in if you already have an account with Zoom.

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