How to download EEGLAB

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This page describe how to download the development version of EEGLAB. This version contains the latest development. It is recommended for EEG advanced users.


ZIP download

EEGLAB download in ZIP format is available at EEGLAB download link. This includes the latest release as well as old versions.

Getting the latest development copy using any GIT Client (Windows, etc...)

Since the end of 2014, it is possible to use GIT to download the latest development version of EEGLAB from Github at any time - this version is more recent that the ZIP above. Because of our development scheme, the latest version of EEGLAB is usually the most stable. We recommend sourcetree to visualize branches. Simply clone the EEGLAB GitHub repository as you would do with any standard git package. When cloning make sure you use the the option --recurse-submodule (git clone --recurse-submodule otherwise the firfilt plugin - which is the default filtering plugin - will not be downloaded and will not be functional.

Accessing branches

The Master branch is a copy of the latest ZIP release. The develop branch is the latest stable code with updates and bug fixes. Most likely you will want to use this branch.

All other branches refer to previous version of EEGLAB or unstable code that is under intensive development. To update the EEGLAB code using the latest development sources, simply right click on the EEGLAB folder and select "git pull".

Contributing code to EEGLAB

To contribute code to EEGLAB, fork the code and create a pull request as indicated on this page. This other page contains other information on how to contribute to EEGLAB.

Prior repository systems

EEGLAB was first under RCS (2002-2005), then under CVS (2005-2010), and finally under SVN (2010-2014) before migrating to GIT (2014-). All the revision message have been preserved in the migration process. It is however not possible to access the RCS, CVS, and SVN repositories since they refer to obsolete versions of EEGLAB.