Saxonica: Downloads


On the download info page:

Saxon is packaged in three editions: Saxon-EE (Enterprise Edition), Saxon-PE (Professional Edition), and the open-source Saxon-HE (Home Edition). See Our products for details. These products are available for: Java, .NET, and C/C++, PHP and Python.

Also available for JavaScript is SaxonJS, an XSLT 3.0 and XPath 3.1 processor for the browser and Node.js.

Java platform downloads

.NET platform downloads

C/C++, PHP and Python downloads

JavaScript platform downloads

Latest releases

The latest release for Java and .NET is , released on . The latest release for C/C++, PHP and Python is 12.4.2, released on 25 January 2024. For more information see Latest releases.

Saxon 12 is currently considered the most stable and reliable release.

The latest maintenance release of 11 for Java, .NET, and C/C++, PHP and Python is Saxon , released on .

The latest release for JavaScript is SaxonJS 2.6, released on 13 October 2023.

Additional resources

The saxon-resources download file (common to all platforms) contains documentation and sample applications.

Saxon resources
Saxon resources
(24.2 Mb)
Saxon resources
(22.5 Mb)

New versions of these resources downloads are released as required, release dates do not necessarily coincide with product maintenance releases.

Further information

For release notes, information on installing the software, and details about earlier releases, see the further information for downloads page.