# Installation Guide¶

## Where to get nmrglue¶

Install files for all platforms are available for download. The .tar.gz file should be used on Linux and OS X and a binary, .exe file for Windows.

## Requirements¶

nmrglue requires NumPy and SciPy to be installed. The matplotlib and IPython packages are highly recommended. A easy way of obtaining and installing these packages is to use a Python distribution which provides these packages, such as EPD. Detailed information on installing a Scipy stack is available.

## Unix/OSX Installation¶

After installing the above dependencies download and extract the source distribution and run:

\$ python setup.py install


## Windows Installation¶

Download the binary installer and run it.

## Installing from source code¶

nmrglue can also be installed from source code. See the Source Code section of the Developement Guide for details on this process.