Install MKVToolNix 8.2.0 (Matroska mkv Tool) on Ubuntu 15.04 & Ubuntu 14.04

MKVToolNix 8.2.0 Matroska (mkv) multimedia manipulation software. Install MKVToolNix 8.2.0 on Ubuntu 15.04, Ubuntu 14.04 and Ubuntu 14.10. MKVToolNix 8.2.0 is a tool for Matroska mkv Multimedia Files.

MKVToolNix 8.2.0 tool can edit mkv video files, split files, sync audio with video and many more. The MKVToolNix 8.2.0 tool contains the following command-line tools:

  1. mkvmerge – a tool for creating Matroska files from other formats
  2. mkvinfo – a tool that the users to get information about the tracks in a Matroska file
  3. mkvextract – a tool that extracts tracks from Matroska files to other formats

MKVToolNix 8.2.0 is the latest version available and has been released with a huge list of changes. Here’s how to install MKVToolNix 8.2.0 on Linux Ubuntu Systems.

Run the following commands in Terminal to install MKVToolNix 8.2.0 on Ubuntu 15.04 systems:


$ wget -q -O - https://www.bunkus.org/gpg-pub-moritzbunkus.txt | sudo apt-key add -
$ sudo sh -c 'echo "deb http://www.bunkus.org/ubuntu/vivid/ ./" >> /etc/apt/sources.list'
$ sudo apt-get update
$ sudo apt-get install mkvtoolnix mkvtoolnix-gui

Run the following commands in Terminal to install MKVToolNix 8.2.0 on Ubuntu 14.10 systems:


$ wget -q -O - https://www.bunkus.org/gpg-pub-moritzbunkus.txt | sudo apt-key add -
$ sudo sh -c 'echo "deb http://www.bunkus.org/ubuntu/utopic/ ./" >> /etc/apt/sources.list'
$ sudo apt-get update
$ sudo apt-get install mkvtoolnix mkvtoolnix-gui

Run the following commands in Terminal to install MKVToolNix 8.2.0 on Ubuntu 14.04 and derivative systems:


$ wget -q -O - https://www.bunkus.org/gpg-pub-moritzbunkus.txt | sudo apt-key add -
$ sudo sh -c 'echo "deb http://www.bunkus.org/ubuntu/trusty/ ./" >> /etc/apt/sources.list'
$ sudo apt-get update
$ sudo apt-get install mkvtoolnix mkvtoolnix-gui

If you wish to uninstall and remove mkvtoolnix and mkvtoolnix-gui from Ubuntu Systems, run the command given below:


$ sudo apt-get remove mkvtoolnix mkvtoolnix-gui

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