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How to install Stremio on Linux?



Stremio Linux

Stremio is a popular video streaming app used to watch the latest movies/TV shows. It streams media from popular streaming services like Netflix, Hulu, iTunes and much more. Just like Kodi, you can access the media’s without any subscription. Similarly, it also lets the user access various media’s by installing the addons. Stremio Application is compatible with popular platforms like Android, Windows, Mac, iOS, and Linux. If you’re a Linux or Ubuntu user, watch the space below to know how to install Stremio on Linux devices.

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How to install Stremio on Linux?

Just follow the below steps carefully and install Stremio on your Linux device.

#1: Press Ctrl + Alt + T to open up the terminal.

#2: Enter the following code to download the Stremio software.

wget -O stremio.tar.gz

#3: Create a directory for Stremio.

sudo mkdir /opt/stremio

#4: Unzip the downloaded folder.

sudo tar -vzxf stremio.tar.gz -C /opt/stremio/

#5: Create a launcher script.

sudo cp /opt/stremio/ /usr/bin/stremio

#6: Add a launcher to system menu.

sudo gedit /usr/share/applications/stremio.desktop

#7: After creating the launcher, copy and paste the following code.

[Desktop Entry]
GenericName=Media Center
Comment=Watch instantly all the video content you enjoy in one place Icon=/usr/share/icons/hicolor/96×96/apps TryExec=stremio
Exec=/opt/stremio/Stremio-runtime Categories=AudioVideo;Video;Player;

#8: Now, save the file and get a nice icon for the Stremio app.

sudo wget×96.png -O /usr/share/icons/hicolor/96×96/apps/stremio.png

#9: That’s it. Launch the Stremio App from Applications Menu and stream your favorite movies, TV shows, and live TV channels.

Related: How to install Netflix on Stremio?

Final Thoughts

Installing Stremio on Windows and Mac device is very simple. Whereas, installing Stremio on Linux is a bit more complicated. Follow the above mentioned steps carefully and it will help you to download the app with ease. Once you install Stremio on Linux, you can install addons to stream the media from various sources.

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