Downloads

Download Play 2.4.6 "Damiya"

including Activator 1.3.7

1MB - Windows, Mac and Linux - JDK8+

Play with Activator

Install and run Play projects with Activator


Play from the command line

Add activator your PATH to have the command available in your cli.

Create a new project from the command line:

activator new

Run an existing project from its directory:

activator run

Enter the interactive cli (in project directory):

activator

Activator’s ui and tutorials

Learn. Compile. Test. Run.

Activator comes with a ui for learning Play. Launch the ui by double clicking the activator executable or using the following command in your terminal:

activator ui

A webpage will open in your browser, then follow the instructions to choose and open a tutorial.

Read more about Activator Tutorials for Play.


More about Activator

Typesafe Activator gets you started with Play and the Typesafe Reactive Platform. It is a hub for developers that want to build reactive applications, providing both a command line and an in browser environment for creating new applications.

Getting started is a snap, please refer to the following instructions or the complete Getting Started page, including an introduction video.


Alternative downloads

The Traditional Play Zip provides a play command to create new applications, run tests, and run the application. Check out the Play docs for Installation instructions.


Development versions

Previews of releases in the pipeline.

Play 2.5.0-M2 (activator) Jan 19 2016

Previous releases

2.4

Play 2.4.4 (activator) Nov 19 2015
Play 2.4.3 (activator) Sep 7 2015
Play 2.4.2 (activator) Jul 3 2015
Play 2.4.1 (activator) Jun 23 2015
Play 2.4.0 (activator) May 26 2015
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2.3

Play 2.3.10 (activator) Aug 3 2015
Play 2.3.9 (activator) May 9 2015
Play 2.3.8 (activator) Feb 11 2015
Play 2.3.7 (activator) Dec 3 2014
Play 2.3.6 (activator) Oct 28 2014
Play 2.3.5 (activator) Oct 7 2014
Play 2.3.4 (activator) Sep 1 2014
Play 2.3.3 (activator) Aug 12 2014
Play 2.3.2 (activator) Jul 21 2014
Play 2.3.1 (activator) Jun 25 2014
Play 2.3.0 (activator) May 30 2014
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2.2

play-2.2.6.zip Nov 14 2014 107.7M
play-2.2.5.zip Oct 07 2014 107.7M
play-2.2.4.zip Jul 21 2014 107.7M
play-2.2.3.zip May 1 2014 107.7M
play-2.2.2.zip Mar 1 2014 107.7M
play-2.2.1.zip Oct 31 2013 104.8M
play-2.2.0.zip Sep 20 2013 105.5M
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2.1

play-2.1.5.zip Sep 20 2013 145.2M
play-2.1.4.zip Sep 11 2013 145.2M
play-2.1.3.zip Aug 06 2013 145.2M
play-2.1.2.zip Jul 05 2013 145.5M
play-2.1.1.zip Apr 03 2013 145.2M
play-2.1.0.zip Feb 06 2013 144.3M
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2.0

play-2.0.8.zip Sep 20 2013 96.6M
play-2.0.7.zip Sep 11 2013 96.6M
play-2.0.6.zip Aug 06 2013 96.6M
play-2.0.5.zip Aug 01 2013 96.6M
play-2.0.4.zip Oct 01 2012 96.6M
play-2.0.3.zip Aug 03 2012 92.1M
play-2.0.2.zip Jun 26 2012 92.9M
play-2.0.1.zip May 02 2012 90.1M
play-2.0.zip Mar 13 2012 89.4M
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1.4

play-1.4.1.zip Dec 30 2015 72.3M
play-1.4.0.zip Oct 30 2015 72.1M
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1.3

play-1.3.3.zip Dec 30 2015 71.3M
play-1.3.2.zip Oct 30 2015 71.5M
play-1.3.1.zip May 6 2015 68.2M
play-1.3.0.zip Jan 15 2015 67.8M
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1.2

play-1.2.6.2.zip Dec 30 2015 62.0M
play-1.2.5.6.zip Dec 30 2015 62.0M
play-1.2.7.2.zip May 6 2015 60.6M
play-1.2.6.1.zip May 6 2015 60.6M
play-1.2.5.5.zip May 6 2015 60.6M
play-1.2.5.3.zip Sep 23 2013 61.8M
play-1.2.7.zip Aug 29 2013 61.7M
play-1.2.5.2.zip Aug 29 2013 61.7M
play-1.2.6.zip Aug 06 2013 61.7M
play-1.2.5.1.zip Aug 06 2013 61.7M
play-1.2.5.zip Jul 03 2012 61.7M
play-1.2.4.zip Dec 02 2011 58.1M
play-1.2.3.zip Aug 24 2011 58.2M
play-1.2.2.zip Jul 05 2011 57.6M
play-1.2.1.zip May 02 2011 55.7M
play-1.2.zip Apr 13 2011 55.7M
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1.1

play-1.1.3.zip Aug 06 2013 49.1M
play-1.1.2.zip Aug 23 2011 48.3M
play-1.1.1.zip Jan 25 2011 48.3M
play-1.1.zip Nov 01 2010 48.1M
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1.0

play-1.0.3.4.zip Aug 06 2013 32.9M
play-1.0.3.3.zip Aug 23 2011 32.8M
play-1.0.3.2.zip Jul 28 2010 32.9M
play-1.0.3.1.zip Jul 15 2010 32.8M
play-1.0.3.zip Jun 16 2010 32.8M
play-1.0.2.1.zip Apr 16 2010 32.8M
play-1.0.2.zip Apr 06 2010 32.8M
play-1.0.1.zip Jan 17 2010 44.6M
play-1.0.zip Oct 19 2009 41.5M
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Play as a dependency

You can find instructions on how to create a Play application with sbt in the last section of the creating a new application page.


Build from source

The source code is hosted on Github, you can follow the instructions on the Build from the sources page.