MS Teams - Use Teams on Linux


  • How do I use Microsoft Teams on Linux?


  • Oregon State University
  • Microsoft Teams
  • Linux (Ubuntu) 


Use Teams on the Web

  1. In a web browser, visit
  2. Select "Log in to Teams"
  3. Enter and click "Next"
  4. Enter your password when prompted
  5. Login to Duo when prompted
  6. If you see a message saying "Download the Teams desktop app" select "Use the web app instead"

Note that video calling is not supported in the Teams web app.

Install the Teams App for Linux

These steps were tested on Ubuntu 20.04.2.

  1. Visit
  2. Select "Download for desktop"
  3. Select "Linux DEB (64-bit)"
  4. Choose to save the file when prompted
  5. Open a terminal window and enter the following commands:
    cd Downloads
    sudo dpkg -i teams_1.4.00.13653_amd64.deb


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Article ID: 133598
Tue 7/27/21 10:27 AM
Sat 8/14/21 6:53 AM