TeamViewer is very useful application for remotely connecting to a computer for troubleshooting or any other screen-sharing purposes without having to install any software. Although there are myriad of applications that lets you do that, TeamViewer is special because of its intuitive user interface and cross platform nature.
TeamViewer is widely used by professional administrators, both in corporate as well as at home. Things like accessing your office PC from the road, video conferencing across town, or sharing your screen for remote support from the other side of the world is possible using TeamViewer. This article gives step-by-step instructions on how to install TeamViewer on a Solus PC.
Installing TeamViewer in Solus
STEP 1: Launch ‘Terminal’.
STEP 2: Copy and paste the following command into Terminal and hit enter.
sudo eopkg bi --ignore-safety https://raw.githubusercontent.com/solus-project/3rd-party/master/network/util/teamviewer/pspec.xml
This command fetches the TeamViewer installer from Solus official github page.
STEP 3: Enter the following command to install the downloaded TeamViewer file.
sudo eopkg it teamviewer*.eopkg
STEP 4: After installation is done, start the teamviewer service by entering the following command in the terminal.
sudo systemctl start teamviewerd.service
STEP 5: If the program is launching good, you can get rid of the temporary installer file that was downloaded earlier. Enter the following command:
sudo rm teamviewer*.eopkg