How to Install PlayOnLinux on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS

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How to Install PlayOnLinux on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS

PlayOnLinux is a graphical frontend based on the Wine compatibility layer. Linux users can install Windows applications and games as well as Apple iTunes and Safari using PlayOnLinux. You can download it for free and install it easily. PlayOnLinux automatically hides Wine’s complexity and makes it easy for compatible software and games to be installed. Let’s get into the installation process.

For Ubuntu systems to be registered with VPSie, you need to create a VPSie account if you don’t have one already.

Our example is based on an Ubuntu instance with GUI installed. Here is a link that will guide you to installing Ubuntu’s GUI if you do not already have it installed.





Now open your terminal and run the following commands to update your system.



# apt-get update && apt-get upgrade -y






Install PlayOnLinux







With APT package manager, you can install this with a single command.



# sudo apt-get install playonlinux




Then running the following command to open PlayOnLinux via your terminal


# playonlinux




It can be also found in the application menu once the installation process has been finished.

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