Development and support of Willow is now discontinued. Willow was removed from production at UW on June 30, 1999.

Willow for Microsoft Windows

Willow for Windows (WinWillow) is the MS Windows client interface for Willow. Version (1.42) of WinWillow is available for download for both Win95/NT and Windows 3.x. The download is a self extracting archive which includes a setup program.

Before downloading Willow for Windows, please read the following license agreement carefully.

WILLOW(tm) Information Retrieval Software
(Washington Information Looker-upper Layered Over Windows)
Copyright 1992-1997 University of Washington
Willow is a trademark of the University of Washington. No commercial use of this trademark or software may be made without prior written permission of the University of Washington.
Permission to use, copy, and distribute Willow(tm) software and its documentation for any noncommercial purpose is hereby granted, provided that the above copyright notice appears in all copies and that both the above copyright notice and this permission notice appear in supporting documentation, and that the name of the University of Washington not be used in advertising or publicity pertaining to distribution of the software without specific, written prior permission. This software is made available "as is", and THE UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, WITH REGARD TO THIS SOFTWARE, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND IN NO EVENT SHALL THE UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL, INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER RESULTING FROM LOSS OF USE, DATA OR PROFITS, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE) OR STRICT LIABILITY, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OR PERFORMANCE OF THIS SOFTWARE.

I understand and agree with the above conditions and would like to download (800k) a self extracting archive of the WinWillow software for Windows 3.x.

I understand and agree with the above conditions and would like to download (1.2 Meg) a self extracting archive of the WinWillow software for Windows95 or Windows NT.

Please Note that by default, all of WinWillow's connections to target databases will be made via the University of Washington database-driver server. If you are not using WinWillow from a address, you may want to set up your own driver-server. See the WinWillow FAQ for details.

If you install Willow on your computer, please join one of our mailing lists, so we can keep you up to date on new versions. If you are having touble getting WinWillow to run, please check the WinWillow Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) list. You may want to take a look at the topics under Running Willow as well.

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