The standalone python links point to a package containing a binary executable that you can simply download, unpack, and run to create visualizations using VTK’s python interface. For Tcl or Java support, or for more full-featured Python integration, you will have to compile VTK from source code using CMake and compiler for your platform. Note that compared to the git master branch, the latest release option is better tested and easier to install, but it will not have the newest features being developed in the git repository. You can also:

Latest Release (9.2.0)

Documentation

Platform Files sha256
Source VTK-9.2.0.rc2.tar.gz 276f35541a46ef5963ae6667ee60b9cb19c9dc5cb28ae68db71fd8577620b0fc
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VTKDataFiles-9.2.0.rc2.tar.gz 778019d2ecdee323831aa52cf9c28f55bd15b9361a28739b59e968b63d9571db
VTKLargeData-9.2.0.rc2.tar.gz 473a63b5685942ce868004c1b3fe4dd089c3f64d42d25f1b91cf27ac6cf31de1
VTKLargeDataFiles-9.2.0.rc2.tar.gz 5062802109cce22a82138185f723c732de89025a46c1d2d6657f171967bf0b56
Python Wheels vtk-9.2.0rc2-cp310-cp310-macosx_10_10_universal2.whl 93283072ef0b83a824f1cf9f6cd0da432285a49de97fe8751f301f5421c8a55e
vtk-9.2.0rc2-cp310-cp310-macosx_11_0_arm64.whl f7549c364b3652d435d2b8adaa7aea5028011195125f75ce6e14069adfd2be6a
vtk-9.2.0rc2-cp310-cp310-manylinux_2_17_x86_64.manylinux2014_x86_64.whl 8f83b013d6bf87bc4b3cdee3511debf43c813aedcaf4ea900f32b29804a4ecbf
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vtk-9.2.0rc2-cp36-cp36m-win_amd64.whl ef618e5ae53ae0d2fc69f0fc508749ad688e39eb2fe76cfcc5aaa6bc57159616
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vtk-9.2.0rc2-cp38-cp38-macosx_10_10_x86_64.whl 6dae259ca481099ef1d92caec4eaabfaab2859b5b98278c2c08f0b84a95395c1
vtk-9.2.0rc2-cp38-cp38-manylinux_2_17_x86_64.manylinux2014_x86_64.whl ab9312b6fdc8f833cd64e4c4db8257cc8a7f97a3454c29406bbd7794eed6eeaf
vtk-9.2.0rc2-cp38-cp38-win_amd64.whl 2dde2a50d632871b1e6dce4efffd3e20267852d11f514427ac82c141e84032d9
vtk-9.2.0rc2-cp39-cp39-macosx_10_10_x86_64.whl c5068e2cf09c3549b080690306df7e54cf1019c5d42134534a2d94458b6f793f
vtk-9.2.0rc2-cp39-cp39-macosx_11_0_arm64.whl 90d51e0faeb8ad960c69f0c496fa77663a50ed6f745601e5497f836ab8f45597
vtk-9.2.0rc2-cp39-cp39-manylinux_2_17_x86_64.manylinux2014_x86_64.whl ebfc46d238936ef95ef6bedfa1f849c8862c1581412f829e04d239e2b79fbb4c
vtk-9.2.0rc2-cp39-cp39-win_amd64.whl 060a9d376d38daab9caac18d9cfe3cb63dbcb316d4a552c59be30192ef94d9e2
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vtk-wheel-sdk-9.2.0rc2-cp39-cp39-macosx_10_10_x86_64.tar.xz 060d814d54c2879cbf6d47d1a64697a42b2d6db2390dd278bcc9c5e9f57374ee
vtk-wheel-sdk-9.2.0rc2-cp39-cp39-macosx_11_0_arm64.tar.xz 09b65c41ecc9ee67ea23401d9661a387baba6cd00ec849a6fb628fe1580b8eb8
vtk-wheel-sdk-9.2.0rc2-cp39-cp39-manylinux_2_17_x86_64.manylinux2014_x86_64.tar.xz 7bcd219fd0afb84cac9523216eed7e2398b1c8e84bd34ac1cc4ca8f577f03a2a
vtk-wheel-sdk-9.2.0rc2-cp39-cp39-win_amd64.tar.xz 48dc9300a18d57608db0e507597b30a39d5241ffc597ce14d471753c73a66c2d
Documentation vtkDocHtml-9.2.0.rc2.tar.gz 46473faa7c06d612e4425bb618a614b0f17cc8de1a2372191aec41e86f7a7a03

git tag: “v9.2.0”

Previous Release (8.2.0)

Platform Files MD5
Source VTK-8.2.0.zip 94ba8959b56dcfa6bac996158669ac36
VTK-8.2.0.tar.gz 8af3307da0fc2ef8cafe4a312b821111
Data VTKData-8.2.0.zip fc609b766fa890cf5c73ee1ca9ff1e87
VTKData-8.2.0.tar.gz a6eab7bc02cee1376ee69243dde373ce
VTKLargeData-8.2.0.zip 7f4c093a84936bd07c54ce1b7d4b4b54
VTKLargeData-8.2.0.tar.gz def386ee0a3b988c52255e14af49b7b9
vtkDocHtml-8.2.0.tar.gz 909c289d404fb5902b7df20e45dee7a3

git tag: “v8.2.0”

An Earlier Release (7.1.1)

Platform Files MD5
Source VTK-7.1.1.zip ee9f921fc5bdc0d2ff8733a28c3e30e6
VTK-7.1.1.tar.gz daee43460f4e95547f0635240ffbc9cb
Standalone Python Interface (Installer) vtkpython-7.1.1-Windows-64bit.exe f75e6f49c167c464192fbc8ef473954a
vtkpython-7.1.1-Darwin-64bit.dmg c8392d0691d3cdc23a22aa484711449c
vtkpython-7.1.1-Linux-64bit.tar.gz f1be159d5779d441a21bc3cd1493d4e0
Data VTKData-7.1.1.zip aa276ce7a447c900bec4c41a355ed000
VTKData-7.1.1.tar.gz 3a424d51e8407497ce5f783323ac9b46
VTKLargeData-7.1.1.zip f78bf510cb3cfa23c7a1b0177ec91d94
VTKLargeData-7.1.1.tar.gz 17d9996cf6382037d1bb0a03c855a68b
Documentation vtkDocHtml-7.1.1.tar.gz e4ac0059a18a6e562e1e0008b4878180

git tag: “v7.1.1”


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Access the Git source-code repository

VTK development is hosted in Git here: https://gitlab.kitware.com/vtk/vtk


Download additional components

Nightly Documentation Archive – The documentation for the nightly build of VTK is also available as a gzipped tarball: vtkNightlyDocHtml.tar.gz. This is useful if you would like your own local copy of the VTK documentation without spending the extra time and effort to build it yourself. MPEG2 Source Code – Download a CMake-ified source tree of the patented MPEG2 library with the different flavors of line endings from one of these links: Windows: vtkmpeg2encode.zip or Unix/Mac: vtkmpeg2encode.tar.gz. FFMPEG Source Code – The FFMPEG multimedia library source code can be obtained either from the sourceforge web site or by downloading ffmpeg_source.tar.gz. The tar file also contains instructions on how to link Paraview to the library.


Questions / Problems

For problems or questions, we recommend that you join to the VTK discourse, and post your questions there. Or, send an email to: kitware@kitware.com.