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Since 2001, Processing has promoted software literacy within the visual arts and visual literacy within technology. There are tens of thousands of students, artists, designers, researchers, and hobbyists who use Processing for learning and prototyping.
* Free to download and open source
* Interactive programs with 2D, 3D or PDF output
* OpenGL integration for accelerated 2D and 3D
* For GNU/Linux, Mac OS X, Windows, Android, and ARM
* Over 100 libraries extend the core software
* Well documented, with many books available

To install Processing, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install processing

To upgrade Processing, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade processing


  • tools\chocolateyinstall.ps1 Show
    $ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';
    $packageName = 'processing'
    $url = ''
    $checksum = 'DC88E5BFF6B74ED8C4E17E0B991F32D2952DD82510E614954A665E88FB4BE744'
    $checksumType = 'sha256'
    $url64 = ''
    $checksum64 = 'AF4DB4AF445C10E0B48BE2D0CA4798FD44BFD94156A670AC15BE2B275F975137'
    $checksumType64 = 'sha256'
    $toolsDir = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
    Install-ChocolateyZipPackage -PackageName "$packageName" `
                                 -Url "$url" `
                                 -UnzipLocation "$toolsDir" `
                                 -Checksum "$checksum" `
                                 -ChecksumType "$checksumType"`
                                 -Url64bit "$url64" `
                                 -Checksum64 "$checksum64" `
                                 -ChecksumType64 "$checksumType64"

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Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Processing Foundation


Processing Foundation


Release Notes

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Processing 3.4 645 Sunday, September 23, 2018 approved
Processing 3.3.7 232 Sunday, June 3, 2018 approved
Processing 1.5.1 1326 Friday, May 11, 2012 approved

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