ID-software installation

  • 1 Download installation script and run it in terminal by using following command sh install-open-eid.sh
    Usage instructions for the automatic software installation scripts can be found here.
  • 2 To get digital signing working, enable status of browser specific plugin. Click on your browser icon to see further instructions:

  • 3 Connect smartcard reader to your computer, enter ID-card and check whether your ID-card works eesti.ee.
  • Now make sure that the plug-in required for digital signing in e-services is allowed in your browser. Instructions can be found here.
  • Release notes are available here.
  • List of supported card readers can be found here.
  • Instructions and tutorials regarding ID-software usage can be found at ID-card help centre.
  • Source code and source distribution packages are available here.
  • 4 ID-card software download links for all supported operating systems can be found here.