How to Watch Netflix on Ubuntu 13.10

Well everyone else is watching Netflix, how about Ubuntu users? This is possible thanks to Netflix Desktop App available through the PPA. The Netflix Desktop App has updated to version 0.8.0 and supports Ubuntu 13.10, 13.04, 12.10, 12.04 and 10.04.

Installation is simple.

Open a terminal and type:

$ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ehoover/compholio

Now let’s update the repository and install the application.

$ sudo apt-get update; sudo apt-get install netflix-desktop

To start Netflix Desktop app shortcut. The first time you run the application Wine will start and may require additional packages to be installed, which it will tell you and give you the option to install.

That’s all there is to it! Happy Streaming!


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