Installing Phon

Phon 3.0+ requires a 64-bit operating system.

Install Required Fonts

Download required fronts from


  • Installer - Download and execution the newest Phon_windows-x64_<version>.exe installer from the releases page.

  • Manual Installation - Download the Phon_windows-x64_<version>.zip package from the releases page.


  • Download the newest Phon_macos_<version>.dmg file from the releases page. After opening the disk image, drag Phon into your Applications folder.

Ubuntu (16.04/18.04)

  • Install Java 11

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:linuxuprising/java
sudo apt update
sudo apt install oracle-java11-installer
  • Install VLC

sudo apt install vlc
  • Install Phon Download the newest .deb from the releases page and install using dpkg.

sudo dpkg -i Phon_linux_<version>.deb

To uninstall Phon:

sudo dpkg --remove phon