How to Install Teamviewer on Ubuntu 16.04

To install Teamviewr, Download appropriate .deb file from

In our case we downloaded, teamviewer_13.0.6634_i386.deb which is current (when we installed) recent version of teamviewer.

 $ sudo dpkg -i teamviewer_13.0.6634_i386.deb 

This will install teamviewer if all dependencies are allready installed, if not you might get an error like below,

 $ sudo dpkg -i teamviewer_13.0.6634_i386.deb
Selecting previously unselected package teamviewer.
(Reading database ... 471110 files and directories currently installed.)
Preparing to unpack teamviewer_13.0.6634_i386.deb ...
Unpacking teamviewer (13.0.6634) ...
dpkg: dependency problems prevent configuration of teamviewer:
 teamviewer depends on qtdeclarative5-controls-plugin (>= 5.2) | qml-module-qtquick-controls (>= 5.2); however:
  Package qtdeclarative5-controls-plugin is not installed.
  Package qml-module-qtquick-controls is not installed.
 teamviewer depends on qtdeclarative5-dialogs-plugin (>= 5.2) | qml-module-qtquick-dialogs (>= 5.2); however:
  Package qtdeclarative5-dialogs-plugin is not installed.
  Package qml-module-qtquick-dialogs is not installed.

dpkg: error processing package teamviewer (--install):
 dependency problems - leaving unconfigured
Processing triggers for desktop-file-utils (0.22-1ubuntu5.1) ...
Processing triggers for gnome-menus (3.13.3-6ubuntu3.1) ...
Processing triggers for mime-support (3.59ubuntu1) ...
Processing triggers for bamfdaemon (0.5.3~bzr0+16.04.20160824-0ubuntu1) ...
Rebuilding /usr/share/applications/bamf-2.index...
Processing triggers for hicolor-icon-theme (0.15-0ubuntu1) ...
Errors were encountered while processing:

In that case, use below command as,

 sudo apt-get -f install 

which will install all dependancies and then after this try installing teamviewer will dpkg command again as,

 $ sudo dpkg -i teamviewer_13.0.6634_i386.deb 
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  1. Ish February 15, 2019

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