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  • 05/25/2021
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Install and Launch
Intel® Edge Software Configurator

During the installation, you will be prompted to enter your product key. This key is in the email you received from the Intel® Registration Center. Contact the if you do not have this email message.
The steps below explain how to:
  • Download and copy the package.
  • Complete the installation steps.
  • Launch the
    Intel® Edge Software Configurator
    .

Install
Intel® Edge Software Configurator

  1. Download the Intel® Edge Software Configurator package from Edge Software Hub.
  2. Download the
    edge_software_configurator.zip
    package from the host machine (e.g. your work computer) to a USB flash drive.
  3. Connect the USB flash drive to the target machine and copy the package from the USB flash drive to local home folder.
  4. Extract and install the package on your target device.
  5. Make sure you have a working internet connection to your device.
  6. Open a new terminal.
  7. Extract the software package with the following command:
    unzip edge_software_configurator.zip
  8. To start installation, navigate to the
    edge_software_configurator
    folder, modify file permissions, and run the install command:
    cd edge_software_configurator chmod 775 edgesoftware ./edgesoftware install
    You will be prompted to enter the product key.
Setup will take 10-15 minutes depending on your target device and internet connection. Once the installation is completed, you will see the installation status of each component.
The Edge Software Configurator package was previously named
edge_software_manager
. Some screenshots, commands, and file paths in this guide still use
esm
or
edge_software_manager
at this time.

Launch
Intel® Edge Software Configurator

Intel® Edge Software Configurator
works best with the Google Chrome* browser.
Follow the steps below to launch the application.
  1. Open a new window in Google Chrome and use https://127.0.0.1:3002/ to launch
    Intel® Edge Software Configurator
    .
    Google Chrome will show a warning, letting you know a certificate for
    Intel® Edge Software Configurator
    was not found.
  2. Click on
    Advanced
    .
    Edge Software Configurator runs locally on the Host Machine. It is safe to proceed.
  3. Click on
    Proceed to 127.0.0.1
    .
  4. Log in using the username and password for the system where
    Intel® Edge Software Configurator
    was installed.

Product and Performance Information

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Performance varies by use, configuration and other factors. Learn more at www.Intel.com/PerformanceIndex.