Install / run a software package from AppImage file extension, all you need to do is make it executable and run it. it is support all modern linux variants / distributions and provides alternative to .deb or .rpm extensions
it is like a portable version of software
Guide to use the .appimage file
- By default, the downloaded AppImage file won’t have the execution permission. You’ll have to change the permission on the file to make it executable
just right click on the downloaded .appimage file and select Properties. go to the Permissions tab and check the box that says “Allow executing file as program”.
or use below command in terminal
chmod u+x <AppImageFile>
- Run the AppImage file
just double click on it to run it
or in Terminal
🎉 That’s it your program is up and running!