Linux

You can install OptiSigns Player app on any Linux machine and use it as a player for your signs. OptiSigns app is packaged as AppImage and will run on all major Linux distributions: Ubuntu, Debian, CentOS, Red Hat, etc.


To install Download the app 32bit or 64bit.

Once Downloaded > Open File Explorer > Right-click on the downloaded file > Select Properties.

In the Properties box, click the Permissions tab.

In the Access Control -> Execute drop down > Select Only owner (or Anyone) > Click OK.

After that, double click on the optisigns*.AppImage file to execute it > In the pop up, select Execute

The app will run in full screen mode, and generate a pairing code for you to pair with the app.optisigns.com portal. If you move the mouse around, you will see the top 3 buttons to resizeopen side bar menu, or close the app.

On the side menu, you can set Orientation, etc. The app has Autostart and Fullscreen on Startup checked as default. So now, the next time the Raspberry Pi starts up, it will run the OptiSigns app automatically.

You now can go to our portal at: https://app.optisigns.com/ to pair the screen and start assigning content to it. For detailed steps to get your screens started, please follow these guides:

If you have feedback on how to make the how-to guides better, please let us know at: support@optisigns.com