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IGV Development Snapshot

This is the download page for the development version of IGV.

NOTE: This version

  • will contain features that have not been thoroughly tested, and is intended for advanced users only;
  • is updated frequently;
  • requires at least Java 8; the Java Web Start launch buttons will not work with Java 9

Options for downloading and launching this version:

  • Java Web Start

Launch with 750 MB


Launch with 1.2 GB
(Max usable memory for Windows with 32-bit Java)

Launch with 2 GB
(Max usable memory for 32-bit MacOS)

Launch with 10 GB
(Only for large memory machines with 64-bit Java)