How to Install Enpass in Debian

To Install Enpass in Debian

Enpass is an advanced multi-platform password manager used for both Linux desktop and mobile platforms. It allows the users to store users credentials and online accounts in safe way. Here the SQLCipher is used for AES encryption of database files. Installation of Enpass in Ubuntu is explained in this article.



  • Supports Dropbox, Google Drive, OneDrive, Box or folders.
  • Supports credit card info or secure notes.
  • Contains a password generator with strength indicator.
  • Autolock mechanism
  • Import passwords stored in txt, csv and xml.

Installation of Enpass in Debian

First add the repo link on source list directory.

root@linuxhelp:~# echo "deb stable main" | tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/enpass.list
deb stable main

Immediately add the public key with the following command.

root@linuxhelp:~# wget -O – | apt-key add –
--2016-11-24 08:50:11--
Resolving (
Connecting to (||:80... gpg: no valid OpenPGP data found.
HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 200 OK
Length: 1714 (1.7K) [application/octet-stream]
Saving to: ‘–’

??                  100%[=====================>]   1.67K  --.-KB/s   in 0.001s 

2016-11-24 08:50:11 (1.56 MB/s) - ‘–’ saved [1714/1714]

Update your apt source by using 'apt-get update' command.

root@linuxhelp:~# apt-get update
Ign stable InRelease
Hit stable Release.gpg                                    
Hit stable Release                                        
Hit jessie-updates InRelease                             
Ign stable InRelease                                     
Hit stable/main amd64 Packages                  
Get:1 stable InRelease [2,742 B]                          
Ign stable InRelease                                      
Hit jessie-updates/main Sources                          
Hit jessie/updates InRelease                        
Hit jessie-updates/contrib Sources                       
Ign stable/main Translation-en_US                         
Ign stable/main amd64 Packages/DiffIndex                  
Ign stable/main Translation-en                   
Get:2 jessie-updates/main amd64 Packages/DiffIndex [6,424 B]
Hit jessie/updates/main Sources                     
Hit jessie-updates/contrib amd64 Packages                
Hit jessie-updates/contrib Translation-en       
Hit jessie/updates/contrib Sources         
Get:3 jessie-updates/main Translation-en/DiffIndex [2,704 B]
Hit stable Release.gpg                                   
Hit stable/main amd64 Packages                   
Hit jessie/updates/main Translation-en              
Hit stable/non-free Translation-en                       
Ign stable/main Translation-en_US             
Ign stable/main Translation-en
Fetched 11.9 kB in 4s (2,777 B/s)
Reading package lists... Done

Click on activities and search enpass to access the application.



Setup wizard will display as shown below,

If your a new for this application then select 'I am a new Enpass user' else click on 'Restore my existing data'.


Click on continue option to proceed.



Set master password.



Here you can able to see multiple options. Click on + symbol to add 'folder and application'.

folder and application


Enter the folder name for reference.



Click on lock symbol to close the folder.



For re-opening the enpass, just enter the password and click on Unlock.


Now you can access it as you wish. Have fun!!!


Thank you! for using Linux Help.

You find this tutorial helpful? Share with your friends to keep it alive.
For more help topics browse our website
Be the first to comment, we value your suggestions. For further queries please comment below.

Tags: Enpass
user image Author :  Ethan