OVITO Python Module

PyPI package

For CPython interpreters 
Version 3.7.4 — 19 Apr, 2022

Anaconda package

For Anaconda/Miniconda distributions  
Version 3.7.4 — 19 Apr, 2022

This package is compatible only with standard CPython interpreters from www.python.org.

To install it, run the pip command from the terminal:

pip install -U ovito

The package provides just the Python module. Please download OVITO Pro for Windows/Linux/macOS if you would like to use the graphical desktop application.

Supported Python versions: 
  • Windows: 3.7 – 3.10 (64-bit)
  • Linux: 3.6 – 3.10 (64-bit)
  • macOS: 3.6 – 3.10 (Intel and Apple Silicon)

This package is compatible with Anaconda or Miniconda distributions.

Install it by executing the following command line in your conda environment:

conda install --strict-channel-priority -c https://conda.ovito.org -c conda-forge ovito 

The package includes the ovito Python module (free) and the graphical desktop application OVITO Pro (requires a license).

  • Compatible with Python 3.7 – 3.10 (x86_64 processor architecture)
  • macOS: No native support for Apple Silicon yet. Please install Anaconda for Intel-based Macs instead. 
  • This version lacks the capability to access remote files via SSH/SFTP

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