Zim - A Desktop Wiki


Latest release: 0.71.1 - May 2019

This program depends on a number of prerequisites. Most linux distributions have standard packages for these bindings, if your distribution has these packages installing them will probably be much easier then compiling them manually .

In order to compile and install the source run:

$ ./test.py
$ ./setup.py install

More detailed instructions to build from source can be found in the README.md file which is included with the sources


Download here



Unofficial ubuntu package (.deb) can be found here

There is also a PPA with updates for zim here


A windows installer can be found here.

Other Distributions

The following Linux distributions are known to include zim:

BSD flavors with a zim port: