Barrier is a free and open source sharing application for Linux, Windows and MacOS. Using Barrier you can share your system mouse and keyboard and also control other system’s mouse and keyboard. It comes as two parts server and client. It comes with SSL support, log, hide on startup, save configuration and more.
How to Install Barrier on Ubuntu Linux
Barrier is available as a flatpak package file from the remote flathub. First install the latest version of flatpak and flathub on your system and restart it after the installation.
In the terminal software (ctrl+alt+t) run below Barrier app installation command. It will install the latest Barrier on your Ubuntu Linux.
flatpak install flathub com.github.debauchee.barrier
After the successful installation of Barrier, you can open it using below command or you can also open it via show applications menu.
flatpak run com.github.debauchee.barrier
And uninstall Barrier using below command.
sudo flatpak run com.github.debauchee.barrier
Install Barrier via snap:
You can also install Barrier using below snap install command in your terminal.
sudo snap install barrier
And uninstall it using below command if you don’t like it.
sudo snap remove barrier