By Heidy RamirezMay 14th 2021

Here's a quick tutorial showing how to download GitHub Desktop on your Ubuntu computer!

Download the latest release

sudo wget

If you don't already have gdebi-core installed, install it by running the following command:

sudo apt-get install gdebi-core

then run the following command to finish the desktop installation:

sudo gdebi /home/your_username/GitHubDesktop-linux-2.6.3-linux1.deb

Confirm installation by opening up your applications and searching for GitHub Desktop

Open the application and log in using your GitHub credentials!