Download the Free Software: Shadows


Download Shadows software and start using it immediately. It is a free software in its base version and yet offers a large set of features to design and draw sundials. Shadows is used around the world by thousands of enthousiasts.

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New version 4.1
compatible with Windows 10, Windows 8.x and Windows 7 (64-bit).
Version 4 introduces a lot of new features and a modernized interface. If you already have an older version, just download and install the new version over the previous one to get new features.

 



Installation

Download the installation guide » (PDF, 1.2 MB).

In case of problem please look at the frequent questions, thanks.

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License

If you want to use the advanced features of Shadows Expert or Shadows Pro, you need to buy a license »

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User Manual

A complete user manual for Shadows version 4.1 is now available in PDF format. It contains more than 110 illustrated pages explaining in details all features of Shadows Pro.

View the user manual »

History of versions

History of all published versions »

Locations database

Shadows is provided with a database of 4500 places from all around the world. You can download additional databases by country, a total of 280,000 locations.

Additional location databases »


Technical specifications

Shadows is developed to primarily target Windows 10, Windows 8.x, Windows 7 and Windows Vista. It requires a 64-bit Windows. Shadows is not compatible anymore with Windows XP or older versions. Some users are running Shadows on Linux or Mac OS with a Windows emulator (for example Parallels Desktop 4 for Mac OS X) or under Wine on Mac OS X (see Wine)

The user interface of Shadows is translated in English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Greek, Brazilian Portuguese, Dutch, Hungarian, Slovenian, Polish, Arabic, Catalan. View the translation status
The user manual for version 4 in PDF format is available in English, French German, Spanish and Czech. An on-line help for version 3.5 is available in German, Italian, Spanish and Polish.




Windows 10 compatible Windows 8 compatible Windows 7 compatible

32-bit Version

The current version is a 64-bit application that requires a 64-bit version of Windows. If you run a 32-bit version of Windows, it is still possible to download a 32-bit version of Shadows. This version may not be up-to-date and does not include the user manual (that you need to download separately).

Download Shadows 4.1 (32-bit) » (4 MB)


Previous version 3.5

You may download the previous version 3.5 if version 4 is not compatible with your platform

Download Shadows 3.5 » (7.25 MB)




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