Fiji is supported on the following systems:
- Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8 and 10
- Mac OS X 10.8 “Mountain Lion” or later
- Linux on amd64 and x86 architectures
However, Fiji (like ImageJ) should run on any system for which a Java 8 runtime is available (Solaris, Raspbian, etc.).
Caution: "If you are installing ImageJ on Windows, we strongly recommend that you store your ImageJ.app directory somewhere in your user space (e.g.,
Packages for Debian / Ubuntu
We used to offer Debian packages of Fiji. Unfortunately, for a variety of reasons, we are withdrawing support for these packages until such time as someone is able to maintain them properly, so please switch to using the Linux downloads above instead.
Fiji is distributed as a portable application. That means that you do not have to run an installer; just download, unpack and start it.
- Many common questions are answered on the FAQ.
- If you encounter bugs, please see the Getting Help page.
See the source code page for details on obtaining the Fiji source code.
You can download previous Fiji builds by date stamp from the archive.
Life-Line Fiji versions
This sections offers older downloads of Fiji, preserved just prior to introducing major changes. The idea is that if something goes horribly wrong, you can fall back to a stable version.
Here are Life-Line versions of Fiji created after the switch to Java 8.
2017 May 30
Just prior to a sweeping update to nearly all components.
Here are Life-Line versions from before Fiji switched to Java 8.
2017 May 30
The final version of Fiji using Java 6, for all platforms.
2015 December 22
Just prior to starting the transition to Java 8.
2014 November 25
2014 June 02
Just prior to some big changes to ImageJ2 under the hood.
2013 July 15
Just prior to extensive changes reconciling Fiji with ImageJ2.