Install Museeks on Ubuntu 22.04 – Lightweight, Cross-Platform Music Player

Museeks is a lightweight music player that is open-source and free of cost. It comprises an easy-to-use user interface. It does not support a lot of features because the goal behind the development of Museeks was not to compete with more comprehensive and well-known music players but to bring convenience to its users. Dark theme, shuffle loop, queue management, playlist creation, and clean and polished are all key aspects of Museeks.

In this post, we will cover how to install Museeks Music Player on Ubuntu 22.04.

How to Install Museeks on Ubuntu 22.04

On Ubuntu, for the installation of the Museeks Music player, follow the below-given method.

Step 1: Update and Upgrade packages

First, we have to update and upgrade the Ubuntu packages. To do so, open up the terminal using “CTRL+ALT+T” and execute the below-given command:

$ sudo apt update && sudo apt upgrade

Now we will move to the next step.

Step 2: Download Museeks setup file

Then, download the setup file by opening the provided link on the browser:

https://github.com/martpie/museeks/releases/

Scroll down and download the “museeks-amd64.deb” file from the “Assets” category:

Alternatively, open Museeks official website and download the setup file “.deb 64bits file” from there:

The selected Museeks setup file will start downloading within a few seconds:

Step 3: Verify downloaded setup file

Next, move to the “Downloads” directory using the “cd” command and then run the “ls” command to view the list of downloaded files:

$ cd Downloads/
$ ls

The following output indicates that our downloaded “museeks-amd64.deb” file is saved in the “Downloads” folder:

Step 4: Update Ubuntu repository

Again, update Ubuntu APT repository before starting Museeks installation:

$ sudo apt update

Now we will move towards the installation of Museeks.

Step 5: Install Museeks

Now, install Museeks Music Player on Ubuntu 22.04 using the below-given command:

$ sudo apt install ./museeks-amd64.deb -y

We have completed the installation of Museeks Music Player on Ubuntu 22.04. Now we will check out the method to launch it.

How to launch Museeks on Ubuntu 22.04

To launch Museeks Music Player on Ubuntu 22.04, follow up the below-given procedure.

First search for “Museeks” in the “Activities” menu and open it from the search results:

As you can see, Museeks is launched successfully. You can now add music by clicking on the “add your music here” option:

Now, you can import music by clicking on the “Add file or folders” button, and Museeks Music Player is all set and ready to use:

How to uninstall Museeks Music Player on Ubuntu 22.04

Museeks Music Player uninstallation can be done by executing the below-given command:

$ sudo apt purge museeks -y

We have gone through the procedure to install, use, and uninstall Museeks Music Player on Ubuntu 22.04.

Conclusion

To install Museeks Music Player on Ubuntu 22.04,you have to download the setup file for installation of Museeks through GitHub or by visiting Museeks’ official website. Then, install Museeks Music Player using the “$ sudo apt install ./museeks-amd64.deb -y” on Ubuntu’s terminal. In this post, we have completely explained how you can install and launch Museeks Music Player on Ubuntu 22.04.