Installing Phon


Download the newest .exe installer file from the releases page.

Note: Phon 3.0+ only supports 64-bit operating systems.


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

Ubuntu (16.04/18.04)

First, install the newest version of Java 10 using packages provided by linuxuprising.

Install java 10:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:linuxuprising/java
sudo apt update
sudo apt install oracle-java10-installer

Install vlc:

sudo apt install vlc

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


On other *nix systems install java9+ and VLC then use the .sh installer from the releases page.


chmod u+x Phon_unix_<version>.sh

or use sudo if installing for all users

sudo ./Phon_unix_<version>.sh