How to Install Bitwarden Password Manager on Ubuntu 20.04

Install Bitwarden Password Manager Ubuntu 20.04

In this article, we will have explained the necessary steps to install and configure Bitwarden Password Manager on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS. Before continuing with this tutorial, make sure you are logged in as a user with sudo privileges. All the commands in this tutorial should be run as a non-root user.

Bitwarden is a free and open-source password manager that can be used to store passwords for any device and browser. Bitwarden helps you to not only create and manage your passwords but also sync them across all devices. Bitwarden offers a variety of client applications like mobile apps, CLI, web interface, browser extensions, desktop applications. It has the features like Logins, Secure Notes, Credit Cards, Identities, and password generator.

Install Bitwarden Password Manager Ubuntu 20.04

Step 1. First, before you start installing any package on your Ubuntu server, we always recommend making sure that all system packages are updated.

sudo apt update
sudo apt upgrade

Step 2. Install Bitwarden Password Manager on the Ubuntu system.

  • Install Bitwarden using the snap.

Run the following command on your terminal to install Bitwarden:

sudo snap install bitwarden
  • Install Bitwarden using the DEB package official.

Now go to the official download page of Bitwarden and download the .deb file, Once the completion of the download process, click the deb file of Bitwarden to install on the Ubuntu software application. Then, select the install tab to install, to authenticate enter your system password.

Step 3. Accessing Bitwarden Apps.

The installation of Bitwarden is now complete. You can start the application from the menu or by the command “bitwarden”. Wait for a few seconds, the launching process will be completed and the Bitwarden will open.

That’s all you need to do to install Bitwarden Password Manager on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS Focal Fossa. I hope you find this quick tip helpful. For further reading on Bitwarden, please refer to their official knowledge base. If you have questions or suggestions, feel free to leave a comment below.