Install Ledger Live on Linux


  1. Navigate to
  2. Download the Ledger Live AppImage.
  3. Make the file executable in a terminal:
  1. Enter the following command to automatically add the udev rules and reload udev to allow USB access to your Ledger device:
  1. Rename the application
  1. Get the Icon
  1. Add entry to desktop

Create the following ledger-live.desktop:

NOTE 1 (Change chris to your username, you can find this with echo $USER)

NOTE 2 If you get a sandboxing error, run the app with --no-sandbox

Move the application to your applications folder:

  1. Enjoy your ledger-live desktop app


Ledger Support

creating a desktop entry


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