I3S download

You can use all versions of I3S free of any charge. You are allowed to modify it, copy it, and distribute it under the GNU Public License v2. Please feel free to contact the I3S team if you need adaptations of the tool for your research. Any feedback on the tool is welcome and we are happy to help you. For instructions on how to make pictures that are well enough to be used in I3S, please read the FAQ.

Version numbers are related. All major releases (of Classic, Pattern, Spot and Contour) will have the same and latest features and improvements (if applicable). Usually new features or improvements are developed upon a specific request or if certain bugs are noticed in a particular version of I3S. These are all taken into account for all versions of I3S in the next major release.

Check for more video tutorials of all applications on our I3S Channel on YouTube on a regular basis!

We kindly ask you to send us an email if you download the software and start using it, just to keep track of the use of it and to make sure we can be of any assistance if needed. Please send your name, email address and purpose of use to:
To prevent spammail, our email address is an image.

A copy of the GNU Public Licence COPYING GPL v2.txt
Download the Java Runtime Environment Version 7.0 for Classic, Pattern and Contour and Spot (so all I3S version 3 or higher tools) for free. You need the JRE to run I3S. Go to www.java.com/getjava/ or Oracle website and select version i568.exe, not the x64!


I3S Pattern
The I3S Pattern application, including the user guide and source code (optional).
Setup file version 4.0.2, July 2014, 75 MB
Setup file with limited test dB version 4.0.2, July 2014, 31 MB
I3S Pattern v4.0.2.pdf
The I3SP video tutorials on youtube. We strongly recomment to have a look at these instruction video's. I3SP Annotation Tutorial and I3SP Search Tutorial on the I3S Channel on YouTube

I3S Classic
The I3S Classic application, including the user guide and source code (optional).
Setup file version 4.0.2. July 2014, 25 MB I3S Classic Manual v4.0.2.pdf
Whale Shark I3S user manual by Simon Pierce I3S Classic Video Annotation Tutorial on the I3S Channel on YouTube

I3S Contour
The I3S Contour application version 3.0, including the user guide and source code (optional).
Setup file version 3.0, September 2011, 4 MB
I3SC Manual v3.0.pdf
We strongly recomment to have a look at these instruction video's. Several I3SC Tutorials on the I3S Channel on YouTube

I3S Spot
The I3S Spot application including the user guide and source code (optional).
Setup file version 4.02, June 2014 I3S Spot Manual.pdf
We strongly recomment to have a look at these instruction video's. Several I3S Tutorials on the I3S Channel on YouTube