Zoom is provides video communications, with a secure, easy platform for video and audio conferencing, messaging, and webinars across mobile, desktop, and room systems. With zoom we will also be able to share our screen.
Below we will describe how to install Latest Zoom on latest ubuntu version,
You can check your ubuntu version as,
$ lsb_release -a LSB Version: core-9.20160110ubuntu0.2-ia32:core-9.20160110ubuntu0.2-noarch:security-9.20160110ubuntu0.2-ia32:security-9.20160110ubuntu0.2-noarch Distributor ID: Ubuntu Description: Ubuntu 16.04.2 LTS Release: 16.04 Codename: xenial
You can use below commands on terminal for downloading using wget as,
For 64 bit Ubuntu
wget -c https://zoom.us/client/latest/zoom_amd64.deb
For 32 bit Ubuntu
wget -c https://zoom.us/client/latest/zoom_i386.deb
Or Alternatively you can download your compatible architecture deb package from Zoom download page at https://zoom.us/download
Install Zoom using dpkg as,
$ sudo dpkg -i zoom_i386.deb Selecting previously unselected package zoom. (Reading database ... 468305 files and directories currently installed.) Preparing to unpack zoom_i386.deb ... Unpacking zoom (2.0.98253.0707) ... Setting up zoom (2.0.98253.0707) ... run post install script, action is configure... Processing triggers for shared-mime-info (1.5-2ubuntu0.1) ... 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...
Now, Zoom is installed successfully on your ubuntu.
You can start zoom from command line as,
This will open a dialog window as “Zoom Cloud Meeting” by clicking to “Signin” you can login to zoom using “Sign In Google” if you are fine with using gmail account for login or create an account and use those credentials for login.