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'''Kiwix''' allows you to enjoy many different content offline, an access to internet isn't require to use it. You need to download the Kiwix software with regards to the operating system you're using. Then, after starting Kiwix on your computer, you will be able in the Kiwix library to choose the content of your wishes and download it directly in Kiwix.
'''Kiwix''' allows you to enjoy a lot of different content offline, an access to internet isn't required to use it. You need to download the Kiwix software with regards to the operating system you're using. Then, after starting Kiwix on your computer, you will be able to choose the content of your wishes in the Kiwix library and download it directly from Kiwix.


== Microsoft Windows ==
== Microsoft Windows ==
{{Kiwix_download_button_for_windows}}
{{Kiwix_download_button_for_windows}}
'''Kiwix for Microsoft Windows''' is available in two formats:
'''Kiwix for Microsoft Windows''' is available in two formats:
* A [http://sourceforge.net/projects/kiwix/files/0.9_rc2/kiwix-0.9-rc2-win.zip/download portable version], you can directly use after unzipping the file. This version may also be installed.
* A [http://sourceforge.net/projects/kiwix/files/0.9_rc2/kiwix-0.9-rc2-win.zip/download portable version] you can directly use after unzipping the file. This version may also be installed.
* A [http://sourceforge.net/projects/kiwix/files/0.9_rc2/kiwix-0.9-rc2-installer.exe/download self-extracting installer], you need to install before being able to use it.
* A [http://sourceforge.net/projects/kiwix/files/0.9_rc2/kiwix-0.9-rc2-installer.exe/download self-extracting installer] you need to install before being able to use it.


Kiwix for Microsoft Windows is a 32 bits application and supports Microsoft Windows XP SP2 or later.
Kiwix for Microsoft Windows is a 32 bits application and supports Microsoft Windows XP SP2 or later.
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== Apple Mac OSX ==
== Apple Mac OSX ==
{{Kiwix_download_button_for_mac}}
{{Kiwix_download_button_for_mac}}
'''Kiwix for Apple Mac OSX''' is provided as a DMG file. You simply need to download it, mount the DMG image and copy/install Kiwix to the Applications folder. There is for now, no portable (directly usable on a USB flash drive for example) version of Kiwix for Apple Mac OSX.
'''Kiwix for Apple Mac OSX''' is provided as DMG file. You simply need to download it, mount the DMG image and copy/install Kiwix to the Applications folder. So far, there is no portable (directly usable on a USB flash drive for example) version of Kiwix for Apple Mac OSX.
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== GNU Linux ==
== GNU Linux ==
{{Kiwix_download_button_for_linux}}
{{Kiwix_download_button_for_linux}}
'''Kiwix for GNU/Linux''' is standalone application provided for the x86 architectures:
'''Kiwix for GNU/Linux''' is a standalone application provided for the x86 architectures:
* [http://sourceforge.net/projects/kiwix/files/0.9_rc2/kiwix-0.9-rc2-linux-i686.tar.bz2/download 32 bits binaries] (Download this if you don't know)
* [http://sourceforge.net/projects/kiwix/files/0.9_rc2/kiwix-0.9-rc2-linux-i686.tar.bz2/download 32 bits binaries] (Download this if you don't know)
* [http://sourceforge.net/projects/kiwix/files/0.9_rc2/kiwix-0.9-rc2-linux-x86_64.tar.bz2/download 64 bits binaires]
* [http://sourceforge.net/projects/kiwix/files/0.9_rc2/kiwix-0.9-rc2-linux-x86_64.tar.bz2/download 64 bits binaries]


Unpack the downloaded file and run the "kiwix" program. If you have a 64 bits x86 system and try to run the 32 bits version of Kiwix, check that you have the multi arch support installed on your computer.
Unpack the downloaded file and run the "kiwix" program. If you have a 64 bits x86 system and try to run the 32 bits version of Kiwix, check that you have the multi arch support installed on your computer.
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