KeepKey Wallet Not Recognized by Linux

Issue: 

After installing the KeepKey wallet on a Linux machine, it is not recognizing the KeepKey device.

Solution: 

1. Open Terminal.

2. Enter the following command:

wget https://raw.githubusercontent.com/keepkey/udev-rules/master/51-usb-keepkey.rules

3. Enter the following command: 

sudo mv 51-usb-keepkey.rules /etc/udev/rules.d/

4. Reboot.

Linux Commands:

  • sudo - execute command as superuser with password
  • wget - download files from the web
  • mv - move files
# KeepKey: Your Personal Hardware Security Module
# http://www.keepkey.com/
# Put this file in /lib/udev/rules.d

SUBSYSTEM=="usb", ATTR{idVendor}=="2b24", ATTR{idProduct}=="0001", MODE="0666", GROUP="dialout", SYMLINK+="keepkey%n"
KERNEL=="hidraw*", ATTRS{idVendor}=="2b24", ATTRS{idProduct}=="0001",  MODE="0666", GROUP="dialout"

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