Get the Microsoft Intune app for Linux

This article describes how to install, update, and remove the Microsoft Intune app for Linux on a personal device.

The Microsoft Intune app package is available at https://packages.microsoft.com/. For more information about how to use, install, and configure Linux software packages for Microsoft products, see Linux Software Repository for Microsoft Products.

Install Intune app

Run the following commands in a command line to manually install the Intune app and its dependencies on your device.

  1. Install Curl.
    $ sudo apt install curl gpg

  2. Install the Microsoft package signing key.

    For Ubuntu 20.04:
    $ curl https://packages.microsoft.com/keys/microsoft.asc | gpg --dearmor > microsoft.gpg

    $ sudo install -o root -g root -m 644 microsoft.gpg /usr/share/keyrings/

    $ sudo sh -c 'echo "deb [arch=amd64 signed-by=/usr/share/keyrings/microsoft.gpg] https://packages.microsoft.com/ubuntu/20.04/prod focal main" > /etc/apt/sources.list.d/microsoft-ubuntu-focal-prod.list'

    sudo rm microsoft.gpg

    For Ubuntu 22.04:
    $ curl https://packages.microsoft.com/keys/microsoft.asc | gpg --dearmor > microsoft.gpg

    $ sudo install -o root -g root -m 644 microsoft.gpg /usr/share/keyrings/

    $ sudo sh -c 'echo "deb [arch=amd64 signed-by=/usr/share/keyrings/microsoft.gpg] https://packages.microsoft.com/ubuntu/22.04/prod jammy main" > /etc/apt/sources.list.d/microsoft-ubuntu-jammy-prod.list'

    sudo rm microsoft.gpg

  3. Install the Microsoft Intune app.

    $ sudo apt update

    $ sudo apt install intune-portal

  4. Reboot your device.

Update Intune app

The Microsoft Intune app automatically updates when updates become available in Software Updater.

Run these commands to update the Microsoft Intune app manually:

  1. Update the package repo and metadata, which includes intune-portal, msft-broker, and msft edge.
    $ sudo apt update

  2. Upgrade the packages and clean up dependencies.
    $ sudo apt-get dist-upgrade

Uninstall Intune app

  1. Remove the Intune app from your system.
    $ sudo apt remove intune-portal

  2. Remove the local registration data. This command removes the local configuration data that contains your device registration.
    $ sudo apt purge intune-portal