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Install Hummingbot via Binary

We maintain links to compiled binary images for each Hummingbot release for MacOS and Windows, available on the Installation page.

This guide shows you how to use the binary installer for Mac and Windows.

MacOS

The macOS install package allows very easy installation and running Hummingbot on Mac computers. macOS install packages are released with every Hummingbot release starting from v0.18.

To install Hummingbot with macOS install package:

  • Open the downloaded .dmg file, drag and drop the application bundle into the /Application folder.

Drag and Drop Application Bundle

  • Launch Hummingbot just like any other installed application on your Mac. You can also add it to your Dock for easy access.

Added Hummingbot to Dock"

When you start Hummingbot for the first time, it will ask for permission to launch Terminal since it is a Terminal application. Press "OK" to allow it to open.

Granting Terminal access to Hummingbot"

Application data files

For the macOS .dmg distribution, the application data files are located in ~/Library/Application\ Support/Hummingbot

Windows

The Windows setup package is the easiest way for Windows users to set up and run Hummingbot. Windows setup packages are released with every Hummingbot release starting from v0.18.

To install Hummingbot with Windows setup package:

  • Double-click the Setup.exe hummingbot binary package to launch the installer.

Hummingbot installed

  • Start Hummingbot in your Windows start menu.

Hummingbot installed

Application data files

For the Windows binary distribution, the application data files are located in %localappdata%\hummingbot.io\Hummingbot.


Last update: 2021-09-29
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