Install Discord using Snap
The easiest way to install Discord on Ubuntu is by using snap:
sudo snap install discord
discord 0.0.9 from Snapcrafters installed
Install Discord from the official package
- Install all prerequisites needed to perform the Discord installation:
sudo apt update sudo apt install gdebi-core wget
- Download the official Discord debian package:
wget -O ~/discord.deb "https://discordapp.com/api/download?platform=linux&format=deb"
- Install the previously downloaded package by using the gdebi command:
sudo gdebi ~/discord.deb Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Reading state information... Done Requires the installation of the following packages: gconf-service gconf-service-backend gconf2-common libappindicator1 libc++1 libc++1-9 libc++abi1-9 libdbusmenu-gtk4 libgail-common libgail18 libgconf-2-4 libgtk2.0-0 libgtk2.0-bin libgtk2.0-common All-in-one voice and text chat for gamers All-in-one voice and text chat for gamers that's free, secure, and works on both your desktop and phone. Do you want to install the software package? [y/N]:y
That’s it, you have successfully installed Discord on your Ubuntu Device and you can start using it!