Downloads#

This page includes all available packages for the latest release.

When pre-release packages for the next version of novelWriter are available, these release packages are also listed on this page. When there is no pre-release available, the section is empty.

You can find more information on how to set up novelWriter on the Setup and Installation page of the documentation.

Latest Release#

Release Version: Version 2.4.4
Release Date: June 12, 2024
Release Notes: Release 2.4
GitHub Release: GitHub

Linux#

AppImage

The AppImage should run on any recent Linux distro. See the AppImage website for more info.

Download: novelWriter-2.4.4.AppImage [ 95.6 MB ]
Checksum: b6cd5bdb4996d3028eb4653ae9fb5fc07e04dd6385472498afa17a44d2fd8af2 ShaSum File
AppImage (Legacy)

For older Linux distros you may need to download this AppImage instead.

Checksum: 7d701170ceeebe47cbe0fc7faaa0926a1b10bd1efe6631be9c29314c0c59391c ShaSum File
Debian Package

The package is built for Debian, but should also work for Ubuntu and Linux Mint.

Download: novelwriter_2.4.4_all.deb [ 3.54 MB ]
Checksum: 224aa4c3e19c61209c867ccd9479c770516b031a83b66f8ffcbca928ae03132c ShaSum File

Windows#

Setup Installer

This is a standard setup installer for Windows. It is made for Windows 10 or newer.

Download: novelwriter-2.4.4-amd64-setup.exe [ 36.4 MB ]
Checksum: cc446888ebfaea9d42f667ee32c54b58862d10173cd2814e1e4291a6786d1d09 ShaSum File

MacOS#

DMG Image for Intel

This is a DMG image for MacOS with x86_64 architecture. It is built on MacOS 12.

Download: novelWriter-2.4.4-x86_64.dmg [ 93.6 MB ]
Checksum: f52857805363743d7c259a352e256510b55c928ad9ea9df4c5f25764650b345f ShaSum File

Other Packages#

Python Wheel

The Wheel package can be installed with pip install <file_path>.

Checksum: 37cb8270029ca1123bee2d362024ecf54af9acd82dcb9db02076945d09b47d2e ShaSum File

Source Code The source code packages are archived files of the entire source code. See also the novelWriter Repository.

Latest Pre-Release#

Release Version: Version 2.5 Beta 1
Release Date: May 26, 2024
Release Notes: Pre-Release 2.5 Beta 1
GitHub Release: GitHub

Linux#

AppImage

The AppImage should run on any recent Linux distro. See the AppImage website for more info.

Download: novelWriter-2.5b1.AppImage [ 94.2 MB ]
Checksum: b49ef387117046c986abefeea0f5bfbb9ef060dba7ba34861d1d6b97a1df7905 ShaSum File
Debian Package

The package is built for Debian, but should also work for Ubuntu and Linux Mint.

Download: novelwriter_2.5.b1_all.deb [ 3.54 MB ]
Checksum: 3ac9371a00b168073a58d20374480e1627409451f4489695badf56aab030d55a ShaSum File

Windows#

Setup Installer

This is a standard setup installer for Windows. It is made for Windows 10 or newer.

Download: novelwriter-2.5b1-amd64-setup.exe [ 36.5 MB ]
Checksum: 6353dd0ae181b586c8ac7414f6cc49ddb6c068c832d0dfc94f1a48382391e1b6 ShaSum File

MacOS#

DMG Image for Intel

This is a DMG image for MacOS with x86_64 architecture. It is built on MacOS 12.

Download: novelWriter-2.5b1-x86_64.dmg [ 93.5 MB ]
Checksum: 7ec74d3007222386545390a48d4b5a40fe3bb6b7a9a7af50ffc76ec992608a01 ShaSum File

Other Packages#

Python Wheel

The Wheel package can be installed with pip install <file_path>.

Checksum: d5fa8dc1f2e27fa3b6a1e51195e46ba29a5a51c8943dc733b90b49784f0189c6 ShaSum File

Source Code The source code packages are archived files of the entire source code. See also the novelWriter Repository.