How To Install .deb files in Linux Mint Debian Edition LMDE

How To Install .deb files in Linux Mint Debian Edition:

1. Install: gdebi

2. Locate the file you want to install.

3. Write click -> properties -> copy and paste location (paste it in a text file) then copy and paste the name of the file (name_of_file.deb)

4. or CTRl+L (to show text based location bar in the folder and copy from there instead)

5. Open Terminal. Type or copy:

sudo gdebi /location/name_of_file.deb

Example:

sudo gdebi /home/me/Downloads/boxee-0.9.22.13692.i486.modfied.deb

Hope this helps.

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