Tux Paint is completely free software, released as “Open Source” software, under the provisions of the GNU General Public License (GPL), version 2. This means you may download it and install it on as many machines as you wish, copy it for friends and family, and give it to your local schools. In fact, we encourage this!
Tux Paint runs on most systems, but check the Requirements if you're unsure whether your system can support it.
Current Version (0.9.28):
- Windows 11, 10, 8, 7, Vista
- Users of Microsoft Windows 11, Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista can download and run this simple installer application to get the full version of Tux Paint.
(A stand-alone ZIP-file version, also known as a "Portable" version, is available, as well.)
- Apple Macintosh owners running macOS 10.10 and later can download Tux Paint here.
- Android phone and tablet users can download Tux Paint, or install it from the F-Droid software repository.
- Ubuntu Linux Packages
- Ubuntu users can download pre-compiled Tux Paint packages for their release and architecture from Launchpad.
- Fedora Linux and EPEL Packages
- Users of Fedora and various Enterprise Linux platforms can download pre-compiled Tux Paint packages for their release and architecture from Fedora Package Sources
- Debian GNU/Linux Packages
- Debian users can simply download pre-compiled Tux Paint packages for their release and architecture from their preferred Debian archive mirror.
- RPM Linux Packages
- Users of RedHat and Fedora Linux distributions can download Tux Paint for i686 and x86_64 in RPM format.
- Slackware Linux Packages
- Slackware users can download Tux Paint packages via SlackBuild.org.
- Flatpak Packages for Linux
- Users of a variety of Linux distributions can install Tux Paint via Flatpak, a framework for distributing desktop applications.
Linux Distribution Packages
- FreeBSD Packages
- FreeBSD users can learn about the FreeBSD port of Tux Paint.
- Haiku users can download Tux Paint directly, or via Haiku Depot.
Previous Version (0.9.27):
- openSUSE Linux Packages
- openSUSE users can download pre-compiled Tux Paint packages for their release and architecture from software.opensuse.org.
Linux Distribution Packages
Earlier versions of Tux Paint are available for other platforms and OSes not listed here. Visit the "Download Older Versions" page to access them.
- Other Linux and Unix users can download the source-code to compile and install Tux Paint. (Developers can get the latest from the Git source-code repository.)
- Tux Paint users who use languages requiring their own fonts can download pre-packaged TrueType Fonts for Tux Paint.
Did you know? Tux Paint runs right on your computer, and doesn't require Internet access.