“AnyDesk is a small but powerful application that gives users the ability to connect to access a remote computer and you can use this system from your system. It became even more famous during the COVID-19 era as it offers an easy and secure setup for working from home thanks to its military-grade encryption.
It’s free for everyone except the commercial users who need to buy licenses. AnyDesk is available on all platforms as linux, Windows, Android, iOS, Raspberry Pi and many other operating systems.
It’s not available in the official Ubuntu repository and we’ll have to install it manually, so we’re going to follow all the steps required for the installation Ubuntu 22.04 Jammy Jelly Fish.
There are two methods to install it and these are them
First, let’s discuss those deb binary, and then we’ll go through that repository.”
Installing with GUI
Just follow these steps and you can install it easily and hassle-free
Step 1- Open Firefox or any other browser and use the following address to open AnyDesk official website.
Once you open the link you will see
And then you need to download the installation file by clicking the link to the left of the arrowhead in the above image
Step 2- Once the download is complete it’s time to install it and for that you have to open the files from your desktop
Once you open files you will see the downloads folder right in the foreground, open it and look for the file you just downloaded and it will be named something like that “anydesk_6.1.1-1_amd64.deb”, Right-click on it and then select “Open with another application.”
Now we will see a pop-up window like this one
Click on this Install button and you will be asked to enter your password. Once you’ve entered the correct password, just hit enter and the installation process will begin, and in no time you’ll have it installed on your system
Installation via the terminal
AnyDesk can also be installed with Terminal, In doing so, we will use the following commands one by one as there is a large community that enjoys using this command line interface.
Step 1- Make sure the package list is up to date to avoid conflicts; Use this command
$ sudo appropriate upgrade
Note: Use the commands sequentially and individually.
And it will update the packages
In my case all packages have already been updated.
Step 2 – Adding AnyDesk to the list of trusted software vendors on Ubuntu 22.04
Use the following command to add
And it will add AnyDesk on the list of trusted software providers
Step 3- Adding the AnyDesk repository to your system’s repository
Now we will add the repository to our system using the following command
And it is done
Step 4 – Update the packages again
Step 5 – Install AnyDesk
We will not install AnyDesk with the following command.
And we installed it successfully
Step 6 – Launch
It can now be started with the following command in the terminal
You should have it started, but in some cases you may encounter an error that looks like this
And it can be easily fixed by following commands
That AnyDesk is a smart application supported by almost all operating systems and totally free for personal use. This allows anyone to remotely control and troubleshoot another computer, or use it to work on a colleague’s computer system.
In the above guide we have given all the steps to install the AnyDesk in Ubuntu 22.04, and we have also mentioned an error and how to fix this error that you may encounter. We hope this helps you and visit our other guides like this one.