Information & Computational Sciences

Download Tablet

The most recent release of Tablet is (8th February 2021). View the release notes to see what’s new. Tablet uses the BSD 2-Clause License.

Windows and macOS installers are digitally signed by The James Hutton Institute (checksums can be viewed here). You may need to right-click the installer on macOS and select Open to override Gatekeeper restrictions.

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Alternatively, if you use Bioconda, then Tablet can be installed with: conda install tablet

Our installers are built using the multi-platform installer builder install4j.

Follow the instructions provided by the graphical installer to install Tablet. Note that Tablet should not require administrator privileges to install or run, but if you have any problems, don’t hesitate to contact us at

Tablet is primarily developed on Windows 10, and gets additional regular testing on macOS and CentOS.

Archived versions

You can download a limited selection of older copies of Tablet from our archive. If you do need to return to an older version (for whatever reason), please let us know why.

Additional downloads

  • – python script that summarizes the coverage export file from Tablet.
    Provided by Zach Foster and Aaron Liston, Department of Botany & Plant Pathology, Oregon State University.

Source code

For access to source code, please visit Tablet’s GitHub repository.

Open source sponsors

The following companies have very kindly provided open source licences for their products to assist in the development of Tablet.