3 Ways to install 1Password manager on Ubuntu 20.04/21.04

1Password for Linux is available to install and manage your password on your Ubuntu or Kali Linux. You will get the same feature as the Windows version including integration with system lock, inactivity, and suspension or integration with GNOME, KDE, and other window managers, as well as added, in addition to stability.

Here we see the common ways to install it on Ubuntu 20.04/18.04 or 21.04 including Kali Linux and Mint.

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Method 1: Install 1Password on Linux using SNAP

The most common and easiest method to install 1Password is using the Snapcraft repository. As we know Snap comes out of the box in Ubuntu Linux operating systems. Thus, what you have to do is the use of a single given command:

sudo apt update

sudo snap install 1password


Method 2: Using Official APT Repository

Well, those who are not a fan of using Snap, can go for the traditional method of installing Debian packages that is via the APT repository.

1. Add GPG Key

curl -sS https://downloads.1password.com/linux/keys/1password.asc | sudo gpg --dearmor --output /usr/share/keyrings/1password-archive-keyring.gpg

2. Add 1Password repository

echo 'deb [arch=amd64 signed-by=/usr/share/keyrings/1password-archive-keyring.gpg] https://downloads.1password.com/linux/debian/amd64 stable main' | sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/1password.list

3. Run system update

Refresh the repo cache and update the packages

sudo apt update

4. Command to install 1Password on Ubuntu 20.04/21.04

sudo apt install 1password


Method 3: By Downloading 1Password Debian Packages

Although you would already have 1Password on your Ubuntu or Debian system, still if not and the above two given methods didn’t work for you; then this will for sure. Whether you are using Debian Buster or Bullseye, Kali Linux, Linux Mint, Pop OS, etc. this will definitely work.

Download 1Password Debian Binary

Pre-complied binary for Debian system is available on the official website of this tool, here the command to get it.

wget https://downloads.1password.com/linux/debian/amd64/stable/1password-latest.deb

Install 1PAssword Deb file using the APT package manager

sudo apt install ./1password-latest.deb


1Password installation on Ubuntu Debian Kali Mint Linux


So, these were the ways to get 1Password on Ubuntu that includes various features including one-year history for deleted items, 1GB of storage space for files, and technical support – 1Password is a paid service. It should also be noted that this is proprietary software. However, AgileBits the developers of this password manager are giving 1Password free of cost to teams that develop open-source projects.



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