Thursday, December 24, 2015

How to install Mumble on Ubuntu

Mumble is a voice over IP (VoIP) application primarily designed for use by gamers, similar to programs such as TeamSpeak and Ventrilo.
It has a simple interface featuring high sound quality and low latency . All communication is encrypted to maintain the user's privacy. 
Mumble is free and open-source as well as cross-platform.
To install it on Ubuntu open a terminal and type in the following commands :

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:mumble/release
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install mumble 

Once installed you can launch the application from Dash . 
Upon opening mumble you should see the "Audio Tuning Wizard" prompt. Click the "Next" button to continue the wizard.





Configure your audio devices 



                           



Setup "Push To Talk" and select a key 


Select "High" or "Balanced according to the type of connection you have









Add a new server to begin your communication