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Questions tagged [viber]

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

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Wine does not work

I am trying to open an executable file with wine. I tried it visually and nothing happend, I tried it in terminal and this is what I get: fixme:heap:HeapSetInformation (nil) 1 (nil) 0 err:ole:...
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Installed safexcore and Viber is deleted (unable to install Viber again)

when I installed sefexcore https://github.com/safex/safexcore Viber is uninstalled and not possible to install again. Linux Ubuntu 18.04
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Ubuntu 18.04 viber.deb not working.[2018] [one or more issues caused the setup to fail(playonlinux)]

When I installed ubuntu 18.04 at first I was able to install Viber.deb file but after few re-boot, Viber stops working. I tried to search Viber in the installed list but I could not find. I tried ...
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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? [closed]

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 won't launch after installation on ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

I installed viber by downloading the .deb package and then i used the command sudo dpkg -i *.deb it installed correctly , but When I try to launch it, it wont launch, no messages, nothing. I even ...
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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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error installation Viber on the non English ubuntu 16

undocumented error when installing on ubuntu 16 belarusian localization sudo dpkg -i /home/z/viber/viber.deb (Read Dayan database ... 268152 files and directories currently installed.) Preparing to ...
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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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Viber indicator not working

So I installed Viber on my Ubuntu 14.04 and had the realisation that the notification icon was at the wrong place (top left instead of with the other icons on the tray). I followed the instructions ...
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Unable to launch Viber on Gallium OS [closed]

I am using Gallium OS which is a Distro that is built on ubuntu especially for Chromebooks. The Distro is really amazing and extremely light but i am having one major issue which is quite important to ...
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Is there any viber PPA?

I'm using Ubuntu Gnome 15.10 and I'm looking for a viber ppa for automatic updates. I've already installed viber via .deb file from the official website but ppa will be better. Thanks for the answers!
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internal microphone not working in viber on ubuntu 15.10

I am having problem with audio device in viber. I am unable to use mic in viber. Also, the sound in internal speaker is very noisy(something like perrr,perrr) when the calling tone plays in viber but ...
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How to start Viber minimized on system startup?

I use ViberIndicator to start Viber with correctly display tray icon on Ubuntu 15.10. Then I added viberIndiator to startups applications Viber start with displaying last dialog window. How to start ...
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Viber Ubuntu 14.04 second launch problem

I've installed Viber with .deb file from viber site. Than i've started it and entered the code. Everything was fine, viber was working well. But then i've switched it off and tried to turn on again. ...
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How to remove viber icon from left top corner

I have viber icon in my left-top cornet. There is solution how to fix it - How to move viber notification icon to the right position in 14.10? But when I run sudo apt-get update I get errors: Err ...
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Viber won't start in Ubuntu 15.10 due to missing shared libraries libgstreamer-0.10.so.0 How to fix this?

Viber won't start anymore. This is the message I get: error while loading shared libraries: libgstreamer-0.10.so.0: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory How to fix this? Thanks
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Viber installation problem

I tried to install Viber on my 32-bit Ubuntu 14.04 laptop. I installed wine and downloaded viber.exe file. Then I tried to install viber with wine, but the installation stops and outputs: One or ...
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why cant i install Viber in 32 bit Lubuntu? I have following problem [duplicate]

$ sudo dpkg --force-architecture -i viber.deb dpkg: error: dpkg status database is locked by another process
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How can I disable Viber icon from tray

I need to disable Viber indicator from tray. How can I do it?
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Gnome Shell Viber icon doesn't show up but it's “there” without an icon

In Ubuntu 15.04 using Gnome Shell, the Viber 4.2.2 icon disappears both using native indicator bar and the topicon extension.
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Viberwrapper-indicator stopped working

After like a week of using viberwrapper-indicator it suddenly stopped working, and the floating icon appeared once again, so now I see both icons. I tried reboot, reinstall of both viber and the ...
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Viber on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS using Proxy-connection

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS as Operating System. I have installed Viber successfully. But there is Problem, because i am using Proxy to connect to the Internet. So Viber can not connect to the ...
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My Viber aborts unexpectedly while launching on my ubuntu 14.04 LTS

Im using ubuntu 14.04. I have downloaded the latest version of viber for linux from the official source. I installed it though terminal sudo dpkg -i viber.deb and it got installed successfully ...
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Why can't I kill viber using terminal?

I can't kill viber process in terminal. $ pkill Viber or $ pgrep Viber 2849 $ kill 2849 or $ killall -v Viber Killed Viber(2849) with signal 15 do not work. But in System Monitor choosing "...
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Problem with notification sound on Viber

I have some problems about notification sound with Viber on Ubuntu 14.04. I have a Lenovo Thinkpad E320 and I wanted to know how to resolve it ? Thanks !
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Viber aborts unexpectedly while launching

Just installed Viber on a 64-bit ubuntu 14.10, but launching it from the menu or the .desktop file didn't work; launching from the terminal either with sudo-rights or not results with a message "...
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Viber through Wine, crash on calling with unexpected error

12.04 Precise 32 bit system, currently have Viber running under Wine due to system architecture. Gotten it to install and messaging works as a charm although upon firing a call it quits with an ...
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Why is the sound not working in Viber Desktop?

I'm using the Viber Desktop app http://www.viber.com/en/products/linux but when trying to make a call I can't hear the other person and they can't hear me. I opened the Sound Settings and the app ...
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How to start Viber on system boot?

I cannot make Viber to start on system boot. In the Viber settings I've checked: Start Viber on system startup. This seems to have added entry in the start up applications with command: viber. However ...
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How to change the location of Viber downloads folder

Files transferred by Viber are stored on ~/Documents/ViberDownloads by default. How is it possible to change the destination to a location under ~/Downloads?
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Viber Notification in wrong position blocking the 'x' in Ubuntu 12.04

Please help me to move the viber notification to the right spot. The standard solutions for available for 14.04 does not help. Thanks.
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How to move viber notification icon to the right position in 14.10?

I installed viber in ubuntu 14.04, and it had notification icon position problem, which could be fixed by doing this. But after upgrade, icon moved back to the original position, and I cannot move it ...
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Viber icon blocking the “x” [duplicate]

It's a known problem, but the standard solution doesn't seem to work for me any more. You can see the problem and the usual solution here: Viber notification is not in the right position It helped ...