In this tutorial we will show you how to install and configuration of TeamViewer on your CentOS 7 server. For those of you who didn’t know, TeamViewer is a proprietary computer software package for remote control, desktop sharing, online meetings, web conferencing and file transfer between computers. Versions are available for the Microsoft Windows, OS X, Desktop Linux, iOS, Android Linux, Windows RT and Windows Phone operating systems. It is also possible to access a machine running TeamViewer with a web browser. While the main focus of the application is remote control of computers, collaboration and presentation features are included.
This article assumes you have at least basic knowledge of linux, know how to use the shell, and most importantly, you host your site on your own VPS. The installation is quite simple and assumes you are running in the root account, if not you may need to add ‘sudo’ to the commands to get root privileges. I will show you through the step by step installation TeamViewer on a CentOS 7 server.
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Install TeamViewer on CentOS 7
Step 1. First let’s start by ensuring your system is up-to-date.
yum clean all
yum -y update
Step 2. Installing TeamViewer.
Use following commands to install TeamViewer on CentOS 7:
yum localinstall teamviewer.i686.rpm
Type below command from command prompt to start Teamviewer:
With first time startup teamviewer will prompt to accept agreement. After clicking on accept agreement teamviewer will start.
Congratulation’s! You have successfully installed TeamViewer. Thanks for using this tutorial for installing TeamViewer on CentOS 7 system. For additional help or useful information, we recommend you to check the official TeamViewer web site.