Zoom Client is a videoconferencing software developed by Zoom Video communications. It provides a video call, chat, and remote desktop sharing services for free accounts with time and participant limitations. Users having paid subscriptions can host a meeting with up to 1000 people with no time restriction.
Zoom has seen a major boost in the increase in usage due to the COVID-19 pandemic due to remote work and distance education.
The client is available for Windows, macOS, Linux desktop operating systems. Also, it is available for Android and iOS.
Install Zoom Client
Zoom client is available in .deb packaged format for Ubuntu and Linux Mint. Use the wget command to download it in the terminal.
Once the Zoom client package is downloaded, install it with apt command.
sudo apt install -y ./zoom_amd64.deb
Use Zoom Client
Ubuntu: Go to Activities >> Search for Zoom.
Linux Mint: Go to Menu >> Internet >> Zoom.
Zoom Client running on Ubuntu 20.04:
Zoom Client running on Linux Mint 20: