Prerequisites for installing openEMR
MySQL Database (If you don’t have it installed, click here to check how to )
Open the terminal using Ctrl+ALT+T
Download the openEMR file in command line
$ sudo wget downloads.sourceforge.net/openemr/openemr_4.2.1-2_all.deb
Update the apt-get repository
$ sudo dpkg -i openemr_4.2.1-2_all.deb
openEMR file is currently in .deb format. To install this package
If there is any error while executing the above commands, type the command
$ sudo apt-get -f install
When prompted, give the MySQL root password (during openEMR installation).
openEMR installation is complete.
Now login to openEMR [ In Desktop http://localhost/openemr, From another computer http://server_IP_address/openemr ]