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== Installing Emacs ==
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=== GNU Releases ===
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* [ftp://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/emacs/windows/ Official releases]
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* [http://alpha.gnu.org/gnu/emacs/pretest/windows/ Pre-test builds]
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* [http://alpha.gnu.org/gnu/emacs/windows/ Alpha releases]
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Unpack the zip file to a directory and read the included file <tt>README.W32</tt> for more information on installation.
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=== [[Cygwin]] ===
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Recommended for unix-savvy users who need to get work done on a Windows machine. Uses a <tt>dpkg</tt>-style package manager which includes Emacs, X11 and many other standard GNU, BSD and POSIX tools.
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=== Unofficial Releases ===
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* [http://ourcomments.org/cgi-bin/emacsw32-dl-latest.pl EmacsW32]
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* [http://code.google.com/p/emacs-for-windows/ Emacs for Windows]
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See [http://www.gnu.org/software/emacs/windows/faq.html GNU Emacs FAQ For MS Windows] for more information.
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== Additional Binaries ==
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[http://sourceforge.net/projects/ezwinports/files/ EZWinPorts] made available by Eli Zaretskii
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[[Category:Windows]][[Category:Beginner]][[Category:Install Or Upgrade]]

Latest revision as of 11:49, 16 November 2012

Installing Emacs[edit]

GNU Releases[edit]

Unpack the zip file to a directory and read the included file README.W32 for more information on installation.

Cygwin[edit]

Recommended for unix-savvy users who need to get work done on a Windows machine. Uses a dpkg-style package manager which includes Emacs, X11 and many other standard GNU, BSD and POSIX tools.

Unofficial Releases[edit]

See GNU Emacs FAQ For MS Windows for more information.

Additional Binaries[edit]

EZWinPorts made available by Eli Zaretskii