How To Download Tox on Ubuntu

Tox is an instant messaging protocol which offers video-calling as well as end-to-end encryption. The project aims to provide a secure yet easily accessible communication medium for everyone.

Assuming you require a Debian distribution package download, please follow these steps.

Open your terminal with:


You are going to begin by adding the PPA to your system. Run the following commands one after the other:

echo "deb nightly $(lsb_release -cs)"

You will be asked to enter your password. Enter it carefully as there is no visual feedback.

sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/tox.list wget -qO -

sudo apt-key add -

sudo apt-get install apt-transport-https

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get -y install qtox

That's all you should need. Tox should appear on your Dashboard after this. if it doesn't restart your system.

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