HOW TO INSTALL WAVEBOX BEST EMAIL CLIENT IN UBUNTU 16.04 – COMMUNICATION TOOLS FOR LINUX
In this article we are going to learn How to install Wavebox best email client in Ubuntu 16.04. Wavebox is a open source application comes with various popular web communication tools i.e. Gmail, Outlook, Slack, Google Inbox, Google drive and many more. As we know that the email and cloud storage is one of the important needs of today. Without email service we can’t run any business and cloud storage’s are used to store your data securely to access anytime and anywhere. There are so many email services and cloud storage’s are available on internet. Wavebox best email client brings all that services at one place hence you don’t have to open multiple browsers to access different cloud services. You can download the source code of this application on Github. Basic function of this application is completely free but for Pro and Enterprise version’s you have to pay.
Now let’s have look at features of Wavebox communication tools :
- Wavebox best email client is a cross platform application available for major operating systems i.e. Linux, Microsoft Windows, MacOS.
- Available for both 32 Bit and 64 Bit operating system’s.
- You can add and configure unlimited number of cloud storage accounts and email accounts.
- Wavebox communication tools also supports Microsoft products i.e. OneDrive cloud storage, Calendar.
- You can install extensions like Grammarly to extend it’s feature.
- Get notifications for Unread emails and also the count’s of Unread mails.
For more information’s and features of Wavebox best email client you can visit the official website.
Follow the below steps to install Wavebox best email client in Ubuntu 16.04 – communication tools for Linux
At first update the packages and repositories of Ubuntu 16.04 using below command.
elinuxbook@ubuntu:~$ sudo apt-get update # Update Packages & Repositories Get:1 http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu xenial-security InRelease [102 kB] Hit:2 http://ppa.launchpad.net/screenlets/ppa/ubuntu xenial InRelease Hit:3 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu xenial InRelease Get:4 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu xenial-updates InRelease [102 kB] Get:5 http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu xenial-security/main amd64 DEP-11 Metadata [60.3 kB] Get:6 http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu xenial-security/main DEP-11 64x64 Icons [62.6 kB] Get:7 http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu xenial-security/universe amd64 DEP-11 Metadata [51.3 kB] Get:8 http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu xenial-security/universe DEP-11 64x64 Icons [85.1 kB] Get:9 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu xenial-backports InRelease [102 kB] Fetched 566 kB in 3s (153 kB/s) Reading package lists... Done
Now we have to download the Wavebox best email client installation package. So use the below command to download the same.
elinuxbook@ubuntu:~$ wget https://github.com/wavebox/waveboxapp/releases/download/v3.6.0/Wavebox_3_6_0_linux_x86_64.deb --2017-12-03 00:47:24-- https://github.com/wavebox/waveboxapp/releases/download/v3.6.0/Wavebox_3_6_0_linux_x86_64.deb Resolving github.com (github.com)... 220.127.116.11, 18.104.22.168 Connecting to github.com (github.com)|22.214.171.124|:443... connected. HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 200 OK Length: 63267688 (60M) [application/octet-stream] Saving to: ‘Wavebox_3_6_0_linux_x86_64.deb’ Wavebox_3_6_0_linux_x86_64.deb 100%[=====================================================================================>] 60.34M 578KB/s in 2m 17s 2017-12-03 00:49:46 (450 KB/s) - ‘Wavebox_3_6_0_linux_x86_64.deb’ saved [63267688/63267688]
As you can see below I have already downloaded the Wavebox communication tools .deb package. Refer the output below.
elinuxbook@ubuntu:~$ ls -l Wavebox_3_6_0_linux_x86_64.deb # Downloaded Package -rw-rw-r-- 1 elinuxbook elinuxbook 63267688 Nov 22 07:50 Wavebox_3_6_0_linux_x86_64.deb
Now we are ready to install the Wavebox best email client package. So let’s go ahead and install the same using below command.
elinuxbook@ubuntu:~$ sudo dpkg -i Wavebox_3_6_0_linux_x86_64.deb # Install the Package Selecting previously unselected package wavebox. (Reading database ... 214221 files and directories currently installed.) Preparing to unpack Wavebox_3_6_0_linux_x86_64.deb ... Unpacking wavebox (3.6.0-1) ... dpkg: dependency problems prevent configuration of wavebox: wavebox depends on libappindicator1 (>= 0.4.92-3.1). dpkg: error processing package wavebox (--install): dependency problems - leaving unconfigured Errors were encountered while processing: wavebox
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As you can see above Wavebox communication tools is asking for dependencies to complete the installation. Hence use the below command to install required dependencies.
elinuxbook@ubuntu:~$ sudo apt-get install -f # Install Required Dependencies Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Correcting dependencies... Done The following additional packages will be installed: libappindicator1 libindicator7 The following NEW packages will be installed: libappindicator1 libindicator7 0 upgraded, 2 newly installed, 0 to remove and 507 not upgraded. 1 not fully installed or removed. Need to get 41.2 kB of archives. After this operation, 165 kB of additional disk space will be used. Do you want to continue? [Y/n] y ---> Enter 'y' to continue the installation
As you can see above we have successfully installed the Wavebox best email client package. Now to confirm the same use the below command.
elinuxbook@ubuntu:~$ sudo dpkg -l wavebox # Confirm the installed Package Desired=Unknown/Install/Remove/Purge/Hold | Status=Not/Inst/Conf-files/Unpacked/halF-conf/Half-inst/trig-aWait/Trig-pend |/ Err?=(none)/Reinst-required (Status,Err: uppercase=bad) ||/ Name Version Architecture Description +++-====================================-=======================-=======================-============================================================================= ii wavebox 3.6.0-1 amd64 Wavebox
You can open the Wavebox communication tools application graphically using Search your computer box. Refer the snapshot below.
Wavebox App Snap :
To uninstall the application use the below command.
elinuxbook@ubuntu:~$ sudo dpkg -r wavebox # Uninstall the Application (Reading database ... 219239 files and directories currently installed.) Removing wavebox (3.6.0-1) ... dpkg: warning: while removing wavebox, directory '/opt' not empty so not removed Processing triggers for gnome-menus (3.13.3-6ubuntu3.1) ... Processing triggers for desktop-file-utils (0.22-1ubuntu5) ... Processing triggers for bamfdaemon (0.5.3~bzr0+16.04.20160824-0ubuntu1) ... Rebuilding /usr/share/applications/bamf-2.index... Processing triggers for mime-support (3.59ubuntu1) ...
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