How to install AnyDesk on Fedora 31/30/29

AnyDesk is my favorite proprietary remote desktop application for connecting to remote Linux and Window computers. AnyDesk provides smooth, seamless remote access to your computer through the WAN. In this article, we will install AnyDesk on a Fedora 31/30/29 desktop.

Similar: Install TeamViewer on Fedora

Features of AnyDesk

  • Real-time collaboration: Easy collaboration and communication
  • Highly innovative technology: Its DeskRT innovative codec compresses and transfers image data between computers in a way that competing products cannot.
  • Low latency: Works well with bandwidths as low as 100 kB / sec and fast response.
  • Session recording and file transfer
  • Session transfer

Install AnyDesk on Fedora 31/30/29 desktop

We will install Install AnyDesk on the Fedora 31/30/29 Desktop Yum repository. You can also install AnyDesk on Fedora 31/30/29 by manually downloading the rpm package and installing it using yum or rpm commands.

Step 1: Add the AnyDesk repository

Add the repository to your system using the following shared commands.

cat > /etc/yum.repos.d/AnyDesk-Fedora.repo << "EOF" 
name=AnyDesk Fedora - stable

Step 2: Install AnyDesk on Fedora 31/30/29

After adding the AnyDesk repository, run the following command to install AnyDesk on Fedora 31/30/29.

sudo dnf makecache
sudo dnf install -y redhat-lsb-core anydesk

You can check the version of AnyDesk installed using the following command:

$ rpm -qi anydesk 
Name        : anydesk
Version     : 5.1.2
Release     : 1
Architecture: x86_64
Install Date: Sun 20 Oct 2019 09:27:55 AM UTC
Group       : Applications/Internet
Size        : 11769208
License     : Proprietary
Signature   : RSA/SHA256, Mon 26 Aug 2019 11:25:50 AM UTC, Key ID 18df3741cdffde29
Source RPM  : anydesk-5.1.2-1.src.rpm
Build Date  : Fri 16 Aug 2019 02:14:40 PM UTC
Build Host  : build-debian-7-64.philandro.local
Relocations : (not relocatable)
Vendor      : philandro Software GmbH
URL         :

Step 3: Launch AnyDesk on Fedora 31/30/29

AnyDesk service will start automatically after successful installation.

$ systemctl status anydesk.service
● anydesk.service - AnyDesk
   Loaded: loaded (/etc/systemd/system/anydesk.service; enabled; vendor preset: disabled)
   Active: active (running) since Fri 2019-10-18 08:17:35 EAT; 1min 20s ago
 Main PID: 7681 (anydesk)
    Tasks: 4 (limit: 11512)
   Memory: 16.2M
   CGroup: /system.slice/anydesk.service
           ├─7681 /bin/sh /usr/bin/anydesk --service
           └─7683 /usr/libexec/anydesk --service

Oct 20 09:27:55 fed30.novalocal systemd[1]: Started AnyDesk.

The service should also be enabled.

$ systemctl is-enabled anydesk.service

Launch AnyDesk from the CLI and desktop or CLI.


$ anydesk

Connect to it using the AnyDesk address of the remote system.

How to install AnyDesk on Fedora 31/30/29

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