Installation#

Here you can find instructions on how to install Mantid on various platforms. We currently offer:

Please see the relevant sections for installation instructions.

Full Installers#

Latest Release#

Version: v6.5.0

Release Date: 19 October 2022

Instructions:

  • Windows

  • macOS

  • Linux: Starting with version 6.4 the above .tar.xz file for Linux can simply be extracted and run on any modern Linux (>2010) system. Prior and up to versions 6.4, rpm and deb versions are available for Red Hat/CentOS 7 and various versions of Ubuntu: 18.04, 16.04, 14.04.

Nightly Build#

Warning

Not recommended for production use. These packages have passed all automated checks but have only had minimal manual testing. Use with caution.

Our nightly builds are hosted on GitHub. Please visit the nightly release section and download the relevant package.

Conda#

Our packages are available through our mantid channel on Anaconda.org. The available packages are:

  • mantid: Python library accessing algorithms and workspaces.

  • mantidqt Python library providing custom Qt widgets such as instrument viewer, slice viewer for use in other applications.

  • mantidworkbench: General-purpose graphical-user-interface for plotting, writing scripts etc.

Latest Release#

To install any of the packages simply use the -c option in Conda to add the mantid channel and then the package name:

conda install -c mantid mantid

Nightly Build#

Warning

Not recommended for production use. These packages have passed all automated checks but have only had minimal manual testing. Use with caution.

If you wish to use a nightly build then add the nightly label to the channel:

conda install -c mantid/label/nightly mantid

Sample Data#

Below we provide links to various sets of sample data for use with Mantid: