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This software is subject to export control and may be transmitted, exported, or re-exported only under relevant export laws and restrictions and the regulations of the United States Bureau of Industry and Security or foreign agencies or authorities. By downloading or using the software, you are agreeing to comply with export controls.

This software may not be downloaded or otherwise exported or re-exported to any country subject to U.S. trade sanctions governing the software, countries including North Korea, Sudan and Syria.

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  • These downloads contain packages for new installations, upgrades and updates.
  • They are available for Windows as zip files & for Unix as tar files and include a Java installer.


  • For YADE releases 1.12.2: YADE can be operated with a Java Runtime Environment 1.8 and 1.9 including Oracle JRE/JDK and OpenJDK.
  • For YADE releases 1.12: the Background Service is discontinued, instead the File Transfer History is included with the JOC Cockpit.
  • For YADE releases 1.9: an Oracle Java Runtime Environment 1.8 or newer is required.
  • For YADE releases 1.6: an Oracle Java Runtime Environment 1.7 or newer is required.

Release Notes


YADE Last Public Maintenance Release 1.12.9 (2019-04-15)​

YADE Last Public Maintenance Release 1.11.7 (2018-03-28)

YADE Long Term Support Maintenance Release 1.10.11 (2018-12-11)

YADE Long Term Support Maintenance Release 1.9.14 (2018-11-29)


Older Releases

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Download the Documentation

Download the XML Editor

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