1. Install Python 2.7 and xclip (to enable Copy/Paste).
  2. Download the AppImage file and make it executable:
$ chmod a+x icestudio-0.3.3*.AppImage


You can download the ZIP release and install it in the system using the script This script registers the .ice files as Icestudio project. There is also a to revert the previous configuration.

Mac OS

  1. Install Python 2.7.
  2. Install Homebrew.
  3. Download and execute the DMG package.


  1. Download and execute the Windows installer.


Python 2.7 will be installed automatically if it is not installed. This installer registers the .ice files as Icestudio project.


If the error Failed building wheel for apio […] appears pip installer may be blocked. Disable the antivirus and try again.