PhenoTimer runs on MacOSX and Windows. It also runs on some Linux platforms (Ubuntu 9.04, limited testing, no guarantees).
PhenoTimer is licensed under GNU GPL v3.0 and free for academic use.
Download the application and source code
MacOSX (see below for details on the installation): phenotimer.macosx.zip
or phenotimer.macosx32.zip or phenotimer.macosx64.zip
Windows: phenotimer.windows32.zip ; phenotimer.windows64.zip
Depending on whether you are running Java on a 32-bit or a 64-bit system, please download the corresponding version as
indicated in the name. For MacOSX, if the application from the first link does not run on your system, try the 32 or
64-bit versions and read below for further instructions.
You need to have the Java Runtime Environment
installed to be able to run PhenoTimer. Mac users will also
need the JOGL
For MacOSX, if you have Java 7 installed,
please download the corresponding JOGL files here
and place all the files in the folder in "Library/Java/Extensions/". Then download
For previous versions of
application should run without additional
Please note that any difficulties you might encounter in getting the application to run are due to different Java and JOGL
dependencies for 32- and 64-bit systems. In case you encounter any problems with installing or running the software, you
could also try to compile the source code from within Processing. We are happy to provide further assistance if needed -
: double-click the PhenoTimer.exe
executable and then load a file
: in the folder, run ./PhenoTimer
from the command line (specify also parameters -d32
the 32 and 64-bit version, respectively)
: in the folder, double-click the PhenoTimer application or run from the command line like specified for
Before trying out PhenoTimer, check out the tutorial.