Install TeamViewer 9 in Ubuntu 14.04 64bit

TeamViewer is a Remote control application that allows you to take control of any computer or Mac over the internet within seconds. You can also use  TeamViewer for online meetings and collaboration.

TeamViewer installation for Ubuntu, Debian comes in 2 packages; a 32-Bit / 64-Bit Multiarch and 64-Bit without Multiarch.

As noted in TeamViewer help page on Multiarch support:

[box type=”info” icon=”info”]On newer 64-bit DEB-systems with Multiarch-support (Debian 7) teamviewer_linux_x64.deb cannot be installed because the package ia32-libs is not available anymore on these systems. In this case you can use teamviewer_linux.deb instead.[/box]


The latest release 9.0 comes with new features and bug fixes

  • Copy images, screenshots, and formatted text from one computer to another via the clipboard
  • Other improvements and fixes
  • TeamViewer QuickSupport for instant support
  • Open multiple connections in different tabs
  • Wake-on-LAN with TeamViewer
  • Protect your TeamViewer account with two factor authentication
  • Save customized customer modules
  • Process customer cases in the service queue together with your team
  • TeamViewer API for integration into your applications
  • Notifications – Everything at a glance
  • Optimized video
  • Redesign for even easier use

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Install TeamViewer in Ubuntu 14.04 64bit

[box type=”info” icon=”info”]Note: When you run the command “sudo dpkg -i teamviewer_linux.deb“, you will get a dependency error “teamviewer depends on libxtst6“. That is fine, all you need to do next is run the install command with -f switch to fix the dependency[/box]

sudo dpkg --add-architecture i386

sudo apt-get update


sudo dpkg -i teamviewer_linux.deb

sudo apt-get install -f
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