Installing ADLINK Edge Profile Builder on Ubuntu 18.04

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Installing the ADLINK Edge Profile Builder Software

Open a command terminal window (ctrl-atl-t), copy each command below and right-click to paste them into the terminal window:

  1. Configure the apt package manager to use the ADLINK repository:
    echo "deb bionic adlink" | sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/adlink-edge.list
  2. Trust the repository:
    sudo apt-key adv --keyserver hkp:// --recv-keys 647C0BF4FD0AF553
  3. Update the package lists:
    sudo apt-get update
  4. Install the ADLINK software:
    sudo apt-get install edge-profile-builder

The steps above will download and install the required software to your Host PC. This process could take several minutes, and you may be required to enter the administrator password on your laptop when prompted.

To view the ADLINK Edge Profile Builder, visit http://localhost:8082

If this is your first time using Edge Profile Builder you will be presented with several licenses that you must accept to use it.

Once you have accepted the relevant licenses to use profile builder you will be presented with a getting started guide explaining the steps to get Profile Builder configured correctly.

If you desire to use the Azure IoT device management connection service then please configure this, but for now simply click Skip this step.

You will then be presented with the Profile Builder dashboard.

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