Element Desktop

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Ubuntu 16.04 or later?

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Install using the command line

sudo snap install element-desktop

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A feature-rich client for Matrix.org

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Details for Element Desktop

  • Apache-2.0

Last updated
  • 23 January 2023


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Ubuntu 22.04
Ubuntu 20.04
Ubuntu 22.10
Ubuntu 18.04
Debian 11
Fedora 37
Linux Mint 20.3
KDE Neon 22.04
Fedora 36
pop 22.04
Zorin OS 16
Linux Mint 21.1
openSUSE Leap 15.4
Ubuntu 23.04
Debian sid
Linux Mint 21
Debian 10

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