JMRI® OperationsPro Manual
Preparing to Install JMRI®
The JMRI software package includes:
Two versions of the software are available:
- Production Version: The current stable version that is fixed in design and for general use. If just starting, this is the version for you.
- Development Version: The version that is under development for testing and is used to validate new features and changes to existing features. If you are familiar with JMRI and want to help in the validation and testing process, then use this version.
Check the supported hardware systems to verify your computer can run JMRI.
If it can, download the correct installer for your computer system:
Versions of JMRI® can run on any computer system that will run Java 1.6.0 or later, whether it is Macintosh, Windows, or Linux based. It does require that Java be installed on the computer. You can get Java as a free (but large) download at: java.com/download/
After downloading the JMRI file, install using the appropriate Installation guide:
- Windows Installation Guide
- Mac OS X Installation Guide
- Linux Installation Guide