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Installing Twine#


You are reading documentation for Twine 1. This is maintained for archival purposes only.


To install Twine on a Windows computer, run the .exe file. This installer will copy the necessary files and add an entry to your Start menu for Twine.

To uninstall it, open the Add/Remove Programs control panel (on Windows XP) or the Programs and Features control panel (in Vista and later), find Twine in the list of applications, and then click the Uninstall button.

MacOS X#

To install Twine on an OS X computer, expand the archive file and then copy the entire Twine folder to the Applications folder.

To uninstall it, simply delete the folder.


Although there is no official Linux package for Twine, it could be installed through checking out a copy of the Twine source code, then running the file with Python. wxPython (or later) will also need to be installed.