How To Install TeamViewer on AlmaLinux 8

Install TeamViewer on AlmaLinux 8

In this tutorial, we will show you how to install TeamViewer on AlmaLinux 8. For those of you who didn’t know, TeamViewer is remote assistance software that enables desktop screens to be shared between two computers. With TeamViewer, you can control computer systems running Linux, Windows, and Mac OS remotely as if you were sitting right in front of that system. The program is available in three editions Business, Corporate, and Premium.

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 TeamViewer remote desktop access on an AlmaLinux 8. You can follow the same instructions for Rocky Linux.


  • A server running one of the following operating systems: AlmaLinux 8, CentOS, or Rocky Linux 8.
  • It’s recommended that you use a fresh OS install to prevent any potential issues.
  • An active internet connection.
  • A non-root sudo user or 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 TeamViewer on AlmaLinux 8

Step 1. First, let’s start by ensuring your system is up-to-date.

sudo dnf update
sudo dnf install epel-release

Step 2. Installing TeamViewer on AlmaLinux 8.

By default, TeamViewer is not available on the AlmaLinux AppStream repository. Now we download TeamViewer installer packages from the official website:


Next, Install the TeamViewer package using dnf the command-line tool:

sudo dnf install teamviewer.x86_64.rpm

Step 3. Accessing TeamViewer on AlmaLinux.

Once successfully installed, there are two ways you can launch the tool. Go to the Application launcher, search for the tool, and click to run the same when its icon appears or is accessed from CLI:


Install TeamViewer on AlmaLinux

Congratulations! You have successfully installed TeamViewer. Thanks for using this tutorial for installing TeamViewer remote desktop access on your AlmaLinux 8 system. For additional help or useful information, we recommend you check the official TeamViewer website.

VPS Manage Service Offer
If you don’t have time to do all of this stuff, or if this is not your area of expertise, we offer a service to do “VPS Manage Service Offer”, starting from $10 (Paypal payment). Please contact us to get the best deal!


r00t is a seasoned Linux system administrator with a wealth of experience in the field. Known for his contributions to, r00t has authored numerous tutorials and guides, helping users navigate the complexities of Linux systems. His expertise spans across various Linux distributions, including Ubuntu, CentOS, and Debian. r00t's work is characterized by his ability to simplify complex concepts, making Linux more accessible to users of all skill levels. His dedication to the Linux community and his commitment to sharing knowledge makes him a respected figure in the field.
Back to top button