How to install bolt iot python library

How to install bolt iot python library

To install the Bolt IoT Python library, you can use the following steps:

  1. Open a command prompt or terminal on your computer.
  2. Use the following command to install the Bolt IoT Python library using pip:

pip install boltiot
Once the installation is complete, you can use the library in your Python scripts by importing it.
from boltiot import Bolt

mybolt = Bolt(“YOUR_API_KEY”, “YOUR_DEVICE_ID”)

response = mybolt.digitalWrite(‘0’, ‘HIGH’)

  1. Replace "YOUR_API_KEY" and "YOUR_DEVICE_ID" with your actual Bolt Cloud API key and device ID.

Make sure that you have Python and pip installed on your system before running these commands. If you encounter any issues during installation, you might need to use pip3 instead of pip if you’re using Python 3.

Hi @rushidivekar21

Alternatively you can also refer to BoltIoT python libray documentation for more detailed explaination.

Hey @rushidivekar21 In order to install bolt iot python library to your computer… Follow these steps

  1. Open the terminal on your ubuntu computer.
  2. Check whether the python3 compiler is installed using the command
  3. Once making sure it is there, type
    5.pip install boltiot*
    This command will start installing all the libraries needed for boltiot
  4. once 100% completion, open a new file and then at the start type
    7.from boltiot import Bolt*
    this will include the boltiot in your current program and many attributes like
    API_KEY, DEVICE_ID, mybolt
    will be included for you to use.
  5. Follow along from the tutorials to continue building projects and including your boltiot platform for any iot monitoring device

Install BoltIOT

First make sure you have installed Python after that copy the following command and paste in the terminal or CMD.

pip install boltiot

To install bolt python library follow these steps:

  1. Open your command prompt or terminal.
  2. Make sure you have Python installed on your system. You can check this by running the command python --version or python3 --version.
  3. Use the following command to install the Bolt IoT Python library using pip:

pip install boltiot

If you have multiple versions of Python installed, you may need to use pip3 instead of pip.

  1. Wait for the installation to complete. Once it’s done, you’ll get a message indicating that the library has been successfully installed.

After installing the library, you can import it in your Python script using the following line:

from boltiot import Bolt

Make sure to replace Bolt with the appropriate class name or module name based on your specific use case.

Use this command on command prompt to install boltiot python library:-
pip install boltiot

  • Python: You’ll need Python 3.x installed on your system. You can check your version by running python3 --version in your terminal. If you don’t have Python, download it from the official website:
    Download Python |


  1. Open Terminal: Launch your terminal application (Command Prompt on Windows, Terminal on macOS/Linux).
  2. Use pip: Assuming you have pip installed (the package installer for Python), run the following command: pip install boltiot

This will download and install the Bolt IoT library.