:/$ sudo apt-get install paraview
If we want to use the latest version, please fetch the binary package from here. Up to now the latest version is 3.6.1. In terms of the Linux version, 3.6.1, 157 MB, is much bigger than the previous 3.4.0, 44.5 MB. The Windows version is smaller.
After you obtain the package paraview-3.6.1-Linux32-x86.tar.gz please just unpack it into any directory you prefer. Ship into paraview-3.6.1-Linux32-x86/bin/ and execute "paraview" to run the software.
An easier way is add paraview-3.6.1-Linux32-x86/bin/ to your $PATH variable, and then you can run paraview from anywhere.
By the way, as previously mentioned, ParaView is a cross-platform application, i.e. it is also possible to install ParaView on Windows and Macintosh OS. It would be beneficial if you are using a remote UNIX computer to do the calculation work and prefer to show and analyse the calculation results obtained on your Windows desktop.