In this tutorial, we will show you how to install Microsoft Teams on Debian 10. For those of you who didn’t know, Microsoft Teams is a very popular digital collaboration application developed by Microsoft. It was initially released in 2017, and in December 2019, Microsoft introduced it for the Linux Operating system users. Now, Microsoft ensures the accessibility of Microsoft Teams for Linux, Debian, Windows, Mac OS, Android, and iOS. The main Hallmarks of Microsoft Teams include audio, video calls, online conference meetings, chats, and files and data among clients and the workforce.
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 through the step-by-step installation of the Microsoft Teams on a Debian 10 (Buster).
- A server running one of the following operating systems: Debian 10 (Buster).
- It’s recommended that you use a fresh OS install to prevent any potential issues.
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 Microsoft Teams on Debian 10 Buster
Step 1. Before running the tutorial below, it’s important to make sure your system is up to date by running the following
apt commands in the terminal:
sudo apt update sudo apt install ca-certificates
Step 2. Installing Microsoft Teams on Debian 10.
Now we downloading the
.deb file installer from the official page:
Next, install Teams with the command:
sudo apt install ./teams_1.3.00.16851_amd64.deb
Step 3. Accessing Microsoft Teams on Debian.
After the successful installation of Microsoft teams, you can simply go to the application menu and search for “Microsoft Teams.” You can access all the same features available with the app on Windows 10, including chat, video meetings, calling, and collaboration on Office documents from your Microsoft 365 and business processes within a single interface.
Congratulations! You have successfully installed Microsoft Teams. Thanks for using this tutorial for installing the latest version of the Microsoft Teams on the Debian system. For additional help or useful information, we recommend you check the official Microsoft Teams website.