Installing Rapid Photo Downloader 0.9.8
Install script

To get started, download the Install script, which automatically downloads and installs the latest version of Rapid Photo Downloader.

Tip: Save the file rather than opening it directly. You may need to first right-click on the link and choose the "Save Link As" option.

Tip: You can save the Install script wherever you like—it's used only to install or uninstall the application, not run it.

Read the release notes, and learn about the list of new features that were introduced in the 0.9 series. The list of changes in all releases is found in the ChangeLog.

Install on Ubuntu, LinuxMint, openSUSE, Debian and Fedora

Download the install script above, and then to install the program from a terminal window run as your regular user (i.e. without sudo):


The program sudo may prompt for your administrator (root) password during the install process, if required.

For a list of optional commands you can give the installer, run:

python3 --help

Finally, to uninstall:

python3 --uninstall

Supported Linux Versions

  • 1Ubuntu 16.04 or newer
  • 2LinuxMint 18 or newer
  • 3Debian 9, unstable or testing
  • 4Fedora 25 or newer
  • 5openSUSE Leap 42.2 or Tumbleweed
  • 6Any distribution meeting the software requirements below

Software Requirements and Program Installation on Systems Not Mentioned Above

If your Linux distribution is not one of those mentioned above, you can install the program's dependencies yourself before running the install script. Please consult the README for instllation details.

MD5 Sums and Signatures

Install script: md5sum, signature

Release tarball: md5sum, signature