Other ways to install/launch Jalview

You can install Jalview in a number of ways other than the main desktop installer. You may find one of the methods below suits your needs better, although some peripheral functionality or integration with your operating system may be lost. See the notes for details.

Type Installer Installation/Usage notes
conda install -c bioconda jalview
Installing with Anaconda
brew install --cask jalview
Installing with Homebrew
 Jalview Launch file (.jvl) for the Release channel (52B)
SHA256: b5e474cd07838a2e43c23c8bff62a205fba54e2240db0d385f598c855a3741e7
Using the JVL file
 Jalview Executable JAR (.jar) Using the JAR file

To install Jalview Test, the latest candidate for the next release of Jalview, see the Download Jalview Test page.

To install Jalview Develop, a standalone cutting edge version of Jalview with future developments and features, see the Download Jalview Develop page.

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Thanks to ej-technologies for granting a free install4j license to the Jalview Open Source Project. Jalview's desktop installers were built with the install4j multi-platform installer builder and Gradle.