How to Download and Install Julia for Windows

In this short guide, you’ll see how to download and install Julia from scratch. You’ll also see how to run a simple code in Julia.

Here are the steps that you may follow.

Steps to Download and Install Julia for Windows

Step 1: Download Julia

To begin, go to julialang.org/downloads and then click on the version of Julia that you’d like to download.

In my case, I downloaded Julia 1.4.1 – 64 bits for Windows:

Download Julia for Windows

Step 2: Run the .exe file

Next, run the .exe file that you just downloaded:

exe file

Step 3: Install Julia

Proceed with the installation of Julia:

How to Download and Install Julia for Windows

Step 4: Run Julia

Check the box to Run Julia, and then click on Finish:

Run Julia

You’ll now see the Julia command-line, also known as the REPL (read-eval-print-loop):

read-eval-print-loop

Step 5: Run a Simple Code

Finally, you can now start typing/running your code. For example, here is a simple code to print “Hello World”:

println("Hello World")

This is how the code would look like in Julia:

How to Download and Install Julia for Windows

Press ENTER, and you’ll get the “Hello World” expression:

Download and Install Julia for Windows

Additional Resources

You may want to refer to the guides below for the steps to:

You may also check the following Julia tutorials.