The current version is 3.3.8, which was released on . See the release notes for details.

Source package

This package contains the complete source code with CMake build files, documentation, examples and test programs. It is the recommended download for all platforms and offers the most control.

All development is done on GitHub. The master branch is our integration branch for the next feature release while the 3.3-stable branch only adds bug fixes for patch releases.

Windows pre-compiled binaries

These packages contain the GLFW header files, documentation and release mode static libraries, DLLs and import libraries for Visual C++ 2010-2019 and the 2022 preview, MinGW-w64 and plain MinGW.

Binaries for Visual C++ 2010 and plain MinGW are only available in the 32-bit package.

macOS pre-compiled binaries

This package contains the GLFW header files, documentation and release mode static and dynamic libraries for macOS 10.8 and later. Both Intel, ARM and Universal binaries are included.

Linux and BSD binaries

Check if your package system provides GLFW 3.3.8 or another version new enough to be useful to you.

If not, please download and compile GLFW from source. A source package is available above, or you could clone it from GitHub.