Windowmaker Downloads

Preparation for Installation / Upgrading

Before downloading and installing the latest version of Windowmaker, please ensure:

  • The Technical Requirements have been met (details here).
  • Please refer the Windowmaker 2018 Release Notes for the changes in Windowmaker 2012, pre-requisites and implications of upgrading to Windowmaker 2018.

Before proceeding with the installation, you need to:

  • Log onto the computer as an Administrator.
  • Ensure that you have a backup of your data and program files.
  • Close all other Windows applications.
  • Ensure that approximately 200 MB free space is available on the hard disk.
  • Unzip the downloaded file to extract the installer. To unzip the downloaded file:
    • Right click on the downloaded file
    • Select “Extract files”
    • Specify the destination path where you want to extract the installer and click on “OK”