Questions tagged [viber]

Questions about Viber, an instant messaging and voice over IP app with a native Linux client.

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Cannot call or receive call

Ubuntu 22.04, Viber 18.2.0.2. When other participant call me I receive only message after call is ending "Missed Call". When I call other participant he receive nothing - no ring, no ...
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Viber does not open in Lubuntu 22.04 . Problem with keyboard layout settings

Viber is working very well until I add Bulgarian(phonetic) keyboard in settings as additional input language. After removal of Bulgarian (phonetic) it works again. If I click on icon nothing is open. ...
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Unable to "quit" the latest version of Viber

I installed the latest version (18.2.0.2) of Viber from the .deb package provided at https://www.viber.com/en/download/ After installing the new version, I noticed that there is no way to terminate ...
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Disable microphone access for a specific desktop application

I installed the latest version (18.2.0.2) of Viber from the .deb package provided at https://www.viber.com/en/download/ After installing the new version, I noticed the Viber uses the microphone all ...
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Viber top bar notifications icon missing on Ubuntu 22.04 LTS and Viber 18.2.0.2

Since Viber 18.2.0.2 there is no top-bar notifications icon available, that was not the case for the prior Viber version (16.1.0.37). Is that simply gone now?
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Viber doesn't start under X11

Ubuntu 22.04.1 LTS. Viber application doesn't start under X11 - neither Appimage nor .deb version nor even Flatpak version. Does anybody experience the same issue? At the same time Viber works under ...
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Viber Tray Icon disappear after upgrade to 18.2 with Ubuntu 20.04 and 22.04

Viber Tray Icon located at the top disappeared after upgrading from Viber 16.? to Viber 18.2. This happened in ubuntu 20.04 and also 22.04. viber installed by downloading the deb package from viber....
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Viber as .deb. Webcam isn't working

My machine running Ubuntu 22.04.1 LTS. I have downloaded and installed Viber from official site as a .deb package. Unfortunately webcam doesn't work in this app. Would you please help me to solve this ...
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viber top icon is missing

enter image description here I am using this one And I can't see viber in the top left menu. I download the new version. And installed. But it is not showing at the top. enter image description here
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Update Viber without loosing data?

How do we update viber (from 7.0 to current) without loosing any data ? I see plenty of information on installing new instance but non on updating it. I installed viber by downloading deb : $ wget ...
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Viber no connection on Ubuntu 22.04 even though I have internet no. 2

First of all, I am aware that an identical thread exists but I was not allowed to comment on it due to the fact that I'm new here so I had no other option than to post another question. Briefly, Viber ...
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Viber No Video No Call [22.04]

I cannot make either voice call or video call. When I go to settings and see if the call settings are okay, but the video doesn't seems to be working.
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Viber no internet connection on ubuntu 22.04

I installed the Viber application on my Lenovo x1 carbon 3rd gen laptop. But when I opened the Viber application, there was a "no internet connection warning" message showing me. Please give ...
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Viber closes after launch

Ubuntu 20.04 - Viber closes after launch, for 3-5 seconds there is an empty frame from the viber window, after that it just closes without messages. Tried uninstalling and reinstalling didn't help. ...
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Viber No Connection on Ubuntu 22.04 even I have an internet

I really want to use the latest Ubuntu 22.04 LTS, BUT when i tried to install the Viber, The viber won't work and it says "No Connection" even I have an internet connection: Hope anyone can ...
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Why do I have 2 Viber appicons on my tray

If I restart extension Ubuntu Appindicators, then only one icon stays. Ubuntu is 21.10 and Viber is 16.1.0.37 If I grep Viber in processes, situation is same, before and after restarting ...
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What is the preferred way to install Viber in a 21.10 desktop environment

In my previous ubuntu installs I've downloaded a deb for 12.04 from the viber website. From there I have needed to install some dependencies; not a biggie. But now I'm seeing viber in the snap store. ...
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How do i run multiple instances of Viber on a same computer Ubuntu Mate

Did anyone know how to run 2 or more times of Viber on the same machine, so i can use 2 numbers at the same time? i try with mkdir ~/.viber2ndprofile viber -many -workdir ~/.viber2ndprofile but ...
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Viber not starting on Xubuntu 16.04

After installing viber (version 13.3.1) from official debian package viber won't start normally. Viber is installed using dpkg command: $ dpkg -i viber.deb When viber is started, main window is not ...
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Viber executable crashes on Ubuntu 20.10 / 21.04

I have been using Viber for Desktop (the official .deb package downloaded from https://download.cdn.viber.com/cdn/desktop/Linux/viber.deb ) for at least 4 normal Ubuntu versions (18.10 through 20.04) ...
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Ubuntu 20.04 how to start viber-mtd minimized at tray?

Ubuntu 20.04 installing viber-mtd via Ubuntu Software and add to "Startup Aplications" for autorun on booting system. Viber start at open window. How to start viber-mtd at system tray (...
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How do I install Viber without a phone?

I do not have a smartphone or my smartphone does not support Viber, how can I install and use it on Ubuntu?
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Problem with Viber - "Share screen" not working

I'm having this issue for a while and haven't been able to find the culprit of it or any information on internet. Basically when I'm on a Viber call and click "share screen", Viber minimizes, but ...
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Unable to make Viber call on Ubuntu 20.04

I am unable to make/answer viber calls on Ubuntu 20.04. I downloaded viber.deb from https://www.viber.com/en/download/ and tried to install it using gdebi. On installation it showed that the libssl1.0....
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Viber Problem In Ubuntu 18.04

I have weird graphic issue with "viber" in Ubuntu 18.04. Since I don't know how to explain it I will show how it looks like.
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Missing dependency packages while installing Viber

As the title says, some packages which are required by Viber is missing. I am quite noob to Ubuntu. Can anyone guide me. Thanks Selecting previously unselected package viber. (Reading database ... ...
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Unable to Install Viber due to missing libssl1.0.0 package

I'm using Ubuntu 19.04. I'm aware of the question Ubuntu 18.04 Unable to install Viber, but when I try to install via sudo dpkg -i viber.deb I get this: Selecting previously unselected package viber. ...
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How do I run Viber as root on Ubuntu 19.04?

I installed Viber on Ubuntu 19.04 in /opt/viber. I start it, nothing happens. I open a terminal at /opt/viber/Viber: root@asshat:/opt/viber# ./Viber [16075:16075:0430/092527.937550:ERROR:...
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Viber - Video Hardwere not found - Ubuntu 18.04.2 LTS

I have installed Viber (Rakuten Viber) 7.0 on Ubuntu 18.04.2 LTS on HP laptop 4PN36EA#BED. The audio is working perfectly, the video from the other side is working while on my side the camera is not ...
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Viber appears huge

I installed Viber 7 on my laptop on Ubuntu 18.04, but it appears huge. I tried both the solutions (new and old) given here with no result. The new solution does not give anything at all in the ...
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Cannot install viber on Ubuntu 14.04 and 18.04

I downloaded a Viber deb package from the official website (August 2018). But after trying to install it I get ./viber.deb: line 1: syntax error near unexpected token `newline' ./viber.deb: line 1: `!...
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Why cannot I install Viber on my Ununtu mate 18.04?

I tried installing viber on my ubuntu mate 18.04 but I couldn't. It is showing some dependency errors regarding "Package libcurl3 is not installed." viber installation error
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Viber installed but missing after some time

I installed Ubuntu 18.04 and Viber before three weeks and everything be fine. Yesterday I shut down my laptop and there is no viber on startup. I tryed start viber by myself but I cant find app in ...
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Crash-sound on viber notification Ubuntu 18.04

I have Ubuntu 18.04 LTS and i installed Viber for linux. Everything's working fine, but when i got a new message for example, the notification sound is not clean and seems like a "crash" and didn't ...
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How to install Viber on Ubuntu 18.04?

I installed Viber from the downloaded viber.deb executables but it gets uninstalled when I do the next update. From reading other posts I know there is something screwed up here. I tried following ...
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How do I turn off automatic switching of windows?

As I am typing in word, Viber message pops up and the Viber application opens and I go on typing my documents on the Viber message. I want an automatic switch to turn the active window off in Ubuntu. ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 Unable to install Viber

I am trying to get Viber on my new Ubuntu 18.04 but I get these error ... sudo dpkg -i Downloads/viber.deb (Reading database ... 138136 files and directories currently installed.) Preparing to ...
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Workaround for Viber and libcurl3 on Ubuntu 18.04

For those of you looking for a workaround to make Viber coexist with other apps like Opera and Virtualbox depending on libcurl4 and uninstalling your Viber client, here's a workaround: Visit Viber ...
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Viber not supported in Ubuntu 14.04

I have downloaded Viber and installed it via terminal to my Ubuntu 14.04 OS. For the installation I have used dpkg -i to install and apt-get install -f to install the dependencies: wget -O viber.deb ...
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Viber install problems

I followed the instructions shown here: How to install Viber in Ubuntu? wget http://download.cdn.viber.com/cdn/desktop/Linux/Viber.zip unzip Viber.zip cd Viber All was fine, but the last command ...
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Viber gives error during installation

Double clicking viber.deb doesn't install it so I tried terminal which also gives errors(translated with google translate): dmitriy @ dmitriy-ub16x64: ~ / Downloads $ sudo dpkg -i viber.deb [sudo] ...
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Use Viber behind proxy on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS

I want to use viber on my 16.04 LTS ubuntu system in my job. Is this possible? Can I use the viber behind proxy? Do someone know like this?
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Viber doesn't load anymore after upgrade to 6.5.5

Using Ubuntu 16.04 with all upgrades. Viber stopped loading after upgrade to latest version 6.5.5. Problem remained after clean reinstall of Ubuntu. Below is the output of /opt/viber/Viber /...
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Viber sounds distorted when i get a new message

On my laptop only Viber sounds are distorted. And that is only if viber is in stand by. But if i get more messages it gets better. (after 3-4 messages) What can I do to fix this. Click to hear the ...
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Viber appears huge - Kubuntu 16.04

I have made a clean installation of Kubuntu 16.04 and played around with the font sizes and other settings (such as the fonts DPI, but I tried resetting it...) to make it more to my liking and ...
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Viber in Pidgin Integration

How can I integrate Viber into Pidgin? I have Viber registered and both Viber and Pidgin installed.
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Xubuntu indicator plugin icons blank

My Dropbox and Viber icons are blank and I don't really know how to fix this. I tried adding the icons to the theme, but nothing happens. I'm running Xubuntu 16.10, but it has been an issue since I ...
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I can't run/open viber

I'm new user of Linux instead of Windows. I'm using Xubuntu 16.04, I installed the viber on my computer, but it does not work. I download file viber.deb from http://viber.com, and install it at the ...
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Viber Installation error (Status_Custom_Error)

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64 bit. I got the errorStatus_Custom_Erroras shown in picture. I have tried installing Wine but it doesn't work well. How can I install it properly? I have even ...
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Viber for Linux on HiDPI screens

This may be a question for the Viber developers but since Viber for Linux appears to be a Qt5 application I'm asking if someone know how to run Viber for Linux on a HiDPI screen? By default it's tiny ...
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