Here’s a quick way to get HandBrake Media Converter in Ubuntu 12.10 since no PPA is available currently.

At the time of this writing, there were no PPA archives available for Ubuntu 12.10 so this tutorial is going to show you how to download the deb package file and install it in Ubuntu 12.10. This is going to be quick and easy.


  • Install HandBrake in Ubuntu 12.10
  • Enjoy!

To get started, press Ctrl – Alt – T on your keyboard to open terminal. When it opens, copy and paste the commands below to download the dab file.





Next, run the commands below to install it.

sudo dpkg -i handbrake*




If the commands above fail to install it, run this below to force the installation and install required dependencies.

sudo apt-get install -f








For 64-bit version, copy and paste the line below to download.