Step 1: Install Java Runtime

A Java Runtime Environment (JRE), version 1.6.0 or higher, is required. To find out what JRE version you have, open a command prompt and type in "java -version".

If Java 1.6.0 or higher is not available on your system, you can obtain it in the following places:

Step 2: Install DocFetcher 1.1.16

For a list of changes from previous releases, see the changelog.

Between version 1.0.3 and version 1.1 beta 1, DocFetcher was rewritten from scratch, resulting in a large number of new features and changes. This page gives an overview of the most important ones.

All downloads below support both 32-bit and 64-bit operating systems.

Download & Release Notes Supported Platforms
Run the installer and follow the instructions.
Windows XP/Vista/7/8
This is the portable version that runs on all supported platforms. Installation: Unpack the archive into a folder of your choice, then launch DocFetcher with the respective launcher for your platform. Make sure you have write permissions for the destination folder (i.e. don't unpack into a folder like "C:\Program Files").
Windows XP/Vista/7/8; Linux; Mac OS X 10.5 and newer
Launch DocFetcher by double-clicking on the application bundle.
Mac OS X 10.5 and newer

Other Downloads

Older releases can be obtained from the download page.

How the source code can be obtained is explained on this wiki page.