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Xowa Download

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Date added:
February 27, 2014
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Win XP/Windows 7/Windows 8/Linux/MacOS
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Xowa Download Info

XOWA displays all articles from Wikipedia without an internet connection.

Works with any Wikimedia wiki, including Wikipedia, Wiktionary, Wikisource, Wikiquote, Wikivoyage
Works with any non-English language wiki such as French Wikipedia, German Wikisource, Dutch Wikivoyage, etc.
Works with other specialized wikis such as Wikidata, Wikimedia Commons, Wikispecies, or any other MediaWiki generated dump
Renders articles with full HTML formatting
Downloads images and other files on demand
Updates your wiki whenever you want, using Wikimedia database backups.
Sets up Simple Wikipedia in less than 5 minutes
Navigates between offline wikis (click on "Look up this word in Wiktionary" and it will open your offline version of Wiktionary)

Actual wiki text dumps ( can be imported, even when the used image dumps are not up to date.
Thumbnails for the following are computed and uploaded (Updates will follow and other languages on demand (ask for it at
2014-02-24: German Wikipedia update
2014-02-24: Russian wikis; Greek wikis; Chinese Wikivoyage
2014-02-17: Spanish wikis; English Wikipedia update
2014-02-10: Italian wikis
2014-02-03: Dutch, Latin wikis; Wikimedia Common (Mainspace only)
2014-01-27: English, German, French, Polish, Chinese Wikisource
2014-01-20: German Wiktionary (with audio) (2014-01-04), German Wikibooks (2014-01-15), German Wikiversity (2014-01-11), German Wikinews (2014-01-13), French Wikinews (2014-01-11), and English Wikinews (2014-01-16).
2014-01-13: English Wikipedia update (2014-01-02); Chinese Wikipedia, Wiktionary, Wikiquote, Wikibooks and Wikinews are done.
2014-01-06: Polish Wikipedia, Wiktionary, Wikivoyage, Wikiquote, Wikibooks and Wikinews are done.
2013-12-30: French Wikipedia, Wiktionary, Wikivoyage, Wikiquote, Wikibooks and Wikiversity are done.
2013-12-22 English Wikisource, Wikibooks, and Wikiversity are done.
2013-12-16: English Wikipedia update (2013-12-02). All Portal images also included
2013-12-09: German Wiktionary, Wikivoyage and Wikiquote are done.
2013-12-09: German Wikipedia is done. Total size is 32 GB. See Setup Other Wikipedias
2013-11-26 English Wiktionary, Wikiquote, Wikivoyage and Wikispecies are done.
2013-11-25: English Wikipedia is done. Total size is 74.5 GB. See Setup English Wiki
2013-10-14: Simple Wikipedia is done. See Setup Simple Wiki

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