yWriter5 - Free writing software designed by an author, not a salesman
yWriter5 is designed for Windows XP, Vista and beyond. Win98 and Win2k users should be able to use it, but those operating systems are unsupported. These downloads contain yWriter5 version 18.104.22.168, dated 04/Jul/2014 Download yWriter5 installer (2.1mb) from the primary site. Optional zip version: yWriter5 Zipped Install (1.5mb) Mirror: computerbild.de yWriter5 mirror If you need them, yWriter2, yWriter3 and yWriter4 are still available. Installing on Windows: 1) Download the installation file. Just click Save. Click View Downloads: Once the downloads folder is open, locate the downloaded file and run your normal anti-virus scan on it. At this point you either trust me (and my company, Spacejock Software) and click 'Yes', or you click 'No' and delete the installer. 2) Follow the prompts to set it up. Installing on Mac OS X: This page contains instructions for installing yWriter5 and Mono on OS X. Installing on Linux: This page contains instructions for installing yWriter5 and Mono on Linux.