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For the stable Slicer documentation, visit the 4.10 page.

  1. Go to
  2. Click on the link corresponding to your operating system
  3. Replace the version numbers in the commands below as appropriate
    Linux Windows Mac OSX

    Start a terminal and type these commands:

    ''(replace version number as appropriate)''
    $ tar xzvf ~/Downloads/Slicer-4.6.2-linux-amd64.tar.gz -C ~/
    $ cd ~/Slicer-4.6.2-linux-amd64
    $ ./Slicer


    1. Double click on the downloaded Slicer-4.6.2-win-amd64.exe package.
    2. Follow instructions displayed on the screen.


    1. Double click on the downloaded Slicer-4.6.2-macosx-amd64.dmg package
    2. Drag & drop the onto your Desktop or in your Applications. Need help?

Note on some linux distributions additional packages may be required, e.g. for Slicer 4.9 on Debian Linux 9 if you get errors about missing libraries you may need to run this command:

sudo apt-get install libpulse-dev libnss3