Ubuntu LAN Messenger

System Requirements

  1. Ubuntu OS.
  2. Minimum hardware requirements: Processor: 1 GHz, RAM: 1 GB, Disk Space: 2 GB.
  3. Client application requires Java 7 or later.

If you don’t have Java you can get it from: http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/downloads/index.html

Installing Output Messenger

  1. Download Output Messenger Client for LINUX (outputmessenger.tar.gz) from Downloads page.
  2. Move the downloaded file to your Administrator path.
  3. Extract the ‘tar.gz’ file.
  4. Run the OutputMessenger app directly from Terminal using following Command:
  5. java -jar /jar_file_location/outputmessenger.jar

Create Start-up

  1. Search the Startup applications in Dashboard Window and open.
  2. Add OutputMessenger jar file with correct path as like below.

Output Messenger Ubuntu Startup

Create Short-cut

  1. Open “Files”, Nautilus file browser, from the left Launcher.
  2. Navigate to OutputMessenger folder.
  3. Right-click on Output.desktop file and select Properties.
  4. Ensure the Application path and set Output Messenger icon.
  5. Under Permissions tab, check Execute then click Close.
  6. Finally Copy the Output.desktop file and Paste on your Desktop.

Output Messenger First Run

  1. On starting Output Messenger, you will be getting Server IP / Domain input screen.
  2. Provide the Output Messenger Server running host’s name or IP Address. Click Continue.
  3. Login using the user account details created in server using Server Manager tool.
  4. On successful login, you will be displayed the Users List.

Uninstall Output Messenger

  • Navigate to the folder ‘OutputMessenger’ and “Delete” it. It is so easy.
  • Otherwise, Go to the ‘Software Center’.
  • Search the app ‘OutputMessenger’ and select “Remove”.