Download GAMS Release 28.2.0 (August 19, 2019)

Please consult the release notes before downloading a system. Here are the detailed platform descriptions and installation notes.
The GAMS distribution includes the documentation in electronic form.


MS Windows 32 bit

Microsoft Desktop and Server Operating Systems (x86_32 architecture)

MS Windows 64 bit

Microsoft Desktop and Server Operating Systems (x86_64 architecture)

Linux 64 bit

GNU/Linux System (x86_64 architecture)

Mac OS X

Macintosh System (x86_64 architecture)

other platforms

For the GAMS systems for AIX and Solaris, please complete the form to request download information.


  1. Without a valid GAMS license the system will operate as a free demo system.

    Model limits

    • Number of constraints and variables: 300
    • Number of nonzero elements: 2000 (of which 1000 nonlinear)
    • Number of discrete variables: 50 (including semi continuous, semi integer and member of SOS-Sets)

    Additional Global solver limits

    • Number of constraints and variables: 10

    The GAMS log will indicate that your system runs in demo mode

    GAMS 24.9.1   Copyright (C) 1987-2017 GAMS Development. All rights reserved
    Licensee: GAMS Development Corporation, USA              G871201/0000CA-ANY
              Free Demo, +1 202-342-0180,, DC0000 

    GAMS will terminate with a licensing error if you hit one of the limits above:

    *** Status: Terminated due to a licensing error *** Inspect listing file for more information
  2. MD5-Hash values (use a program like md5sum to verify):

    d6d046415250088fee846eef8c9ae366  MS Windows 32 bit  (windows_x86_32.exe)
    cd25bfcca70b2851bc7c358f0c94294a  MS Windows 64 bit  (windows_x64_64.exe)
    29f32138c1d97dc122ff35d92947d27d  Linux 64 bit       (linux_x64_64_sfx.exe)
    3003e659d3076b627a83aa7600184e31  Mac OS X           (GAMS28.2.0.dmg)
    85ad8ee53a5f32fcff2e58b65b907452  Mac OS X           (osx_x64_64_sfx.exe)
  3. For Mac OS X, also a simple self-extracting archive is available, which you can download here.

    Note, that this archive does not contain GAMS Studio.

  4. The SmartScreen Filter on Microsoft Internet Explorer or Windows 8 and newer might give a warning during the installation. For more information please check our Support Wiki.

  5. To deliver GAMS with the best performance we are using the Amazon CloudFront web service, a global network of edge locations for content delivery.

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