In this tutorial, we will show you how to install Discord on Ubuntu 22.04 LTS. For those of you who didn’t know, Discord is a platform for voice-over IP, instant messaging, and digital distribution or as part of communities called “servers”. Discord is available on Windows, macOS, and Linux Distros.
This article assumes you have at least basic knowledge of Linux, know how to use the shell, and most importantly, you host your site on your own VPS. The installation is quite simple and assumes you are running in the root account, if not you may need to add ‘
sudo‘ to the commands to get root privileges. I will show you the step-by-step installation of the Discord on Ubuntu 22.04 (Jammy Jellyfish). You can follow the same instructions for Ubuntu 22.04 and any other Debian-based distribution like Linux Mint, Elementary OS, Pop!_OS, and more as well.
- A server running one of the following operating systems: Ubuntu 22.04, 20.04, and any other Debian-based distribution like Linux Mint.
- It’s recommended that you use a fresh OS install to prevent any potential issues.
- SSH access to the server (or just open Terminal if you’re on a desktop).
non-root sudo useror access to the
root user. We recommend acting as a
non-root sudo user, however, as you can harm your system if you’re not careful when acting as the root.
Install Discord on Ubuntu 22.04 LTS Jammy Jellyfish
Step 1. First, make sure that all your system packages are up-to-date by running the following
apt commands in the terminal.
sudo apt update sudo apt upgrade
Step 2. Installing Discord on Ubuntu 22.04.
- Install Discord from the Official Repository
By default, the Discord is not available on Ubuntu 22.04 base repository. Now run the following command below to download the latest version of Discord to your Ubuntu system:
Next, install the package using
dpkg (Debian Package Manager) command:
sudo dpkg -i discord-0.0.17.deb sudo apt install -f
- Install Discord from Snap Store.
If Snap package manager is not already installed then you can install it by running the following command below:
sudo apt install snapd
To install Discord, simply use the following command:
sudo snap install discord
Step 3. Accessing Discord on Ubuntu 22.04.
Once successfully installed on your Ubuntu system, run the following path on your desktop to open the path:
Activities -> Show Applications -> Discord or launching it through the terminal with the command shown below:
Congratulations! You have successfully installed Discord. Thanks for using this tutorial for installing the Discord on Ubuntu 22.04 LTS Jammy Jellyfish system. For additional help or useful information, we recommend you check the official Discord website.