Latest release 1.1.3


You can either install Gajim on your system or use the portable version. Gajim Portable allows you to take everything with you in just a single folder.

Beta and Nightly

Gajim 1.2 Beta 1 is now available for testing.

If you are curious, you can also try the latest nightly of Gajim. But be advised, nightlies can be unstable. Make sure to have a backup of your profile folder. Migrating back is not possible without complications.


Gajim works on MacOS, but there is no package yet. To install Gajim on MacOS, follow this guide.


Gajim is available on many distributions. Have a look at the install instructions.


Gajim is also available on and ready for manual flatpak install as well.

Install Gajim Install Gajim Nightly

Make sure to follow the setup guide before installing.

Install instructions

Ubuntu and Debian

Available in Ubuntu packages and Debian packages.

sudo apt install gajim

Gajim plugin packages are available for Ubuntu and Debian. We recommend to install Gajim plugins on Ubuntu/Debian via packages, in order to resolve dependencies automatically.

To install Gajim’s OMEMO plugin for example:

sudo apt install gajim-omemo


متوفّر على شكل حزم فيدورا.

sudo dnf install gajim

أوبن سوزي

متوفّر على شكل حزم أوبن سوزي.

sudo zypper install gajim

To install Gajim’s OMEMO plugin:

sudo zypper install gajim-plugin-omemo

آرك لينكس

متوفّر على شكل حزم آرك لينكس.

sudo pacman -S gajim

Gajim plugins are available via AUR.

فري بي أس دي

Available in FreeBSD via FreeBSD ports.

cd /usr/ports/net/gajim/ && make install clean


Available in Gentoo packages.

sudo emerge gajim

Source packages

If there is no package for your distribution, you should be able to install Gajim using the source packages (.tar.bz2). There is also a nightly package available.

الحزمة الليلية على غِت (ديبيان و أوبونتو)

In order to install the nightly package from git, you need to use the unstable repository (or at least backports).

  1. إزالة Gajim:

    sudo apt remove gajim
  2. أضف مفتاح جي بي جي:

    wget -q -O - | sudo apt-key add -
  3. أضف المستودع:

    sudo sh -c "echo deb unstable main > /etc/apt/sources.list.d/gajim.list"
  4. حدّث المستودع:

    sudo apt update
  5. تنصيب Gajim (الفرع الليلي الثابت):

    sudo apt install gajim-nightly
  6. أو نصّبوا Gajim (التطوير الليلي الحالي):

    sudo apt install gajim-default-nightly

الإصدارات القديمة

If you want to dig through Gajim’s history or you just liked the older version better, have a look at the old releases.