Install PiSafe on Nvidia Jetson


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To run: Menu -> Accessories -> PiSafe
To run in a terminal: pisafe

Fortunately, PiSafe is very easy to install on your Nvidia Jetson in just two steps.

  1. Install Pi-Apps - the best app installer for Nvidia Jetson.
  2. Use Pi-Apps to install PiSafe.


For the best chance of this working, we recommend using the latest version of Nvidia Jetpack for your specific Jetson (Jetson TX1, Jetson Nano, Jetson TX2, Jetson Xavier, or Jetson Orin).
PiSafe will run on L4T Ubuntu ARM64.

Install Pi-Apps

Pi-Apps is a free tool that makes it incredibly easy to install the most useful programs on your Nvidia Jetson with just a few clicks.

Open a terminal and run this command to install Pi-Apps:

wget -qO- | bash

Feel free to check out the Pi-Apps source code here:

Install PiSafe

Now that you have Pi-Apps installed, it is time to install PiSafe.
First launch Pi-Apps from your start menu:

Then click on the Tools category.

Now scroll down to find PiSafe in the list.

Just click Install and Pi-Apps will install PiSafe for you!

Pi-Apps is a free and open source tool made by Botspot and other contributors. Find out more at