Installation Process

System requirements

Requirements Details
Operating system: Linux with PulseAudio or pipewire-pulse installed
Hardware requirements: Linux compatible audio device.
Remote desktop clients: FreeRDP, Amazon NICE DCV client, AVD Client.


To install Sound for Remote Desktop (Linux version), do the following:

  1. Download program installation package and ftplugins package corresponding to your architecture. The latest program version is available at
  2. Unpack two archive files:
    $ sudo tar -zxf ftsound-*.tar.gz -C /opt
    $ sudo tar -zxf ftplugins-*.tar.gz -C /opt
  3. Start Sound for Remote Desktop daemon:
    $ sudo /opt/ftsound/sbin/ftsoundd