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JOSM – Java OpenStreetMap Editor

  • 2014-10-21 (r7643)
    • Fixed major bugs in keyboard shortcuts and Combine Way conflicts handling.
  • 2014-10-03
    • Contest for a new logo ended (see results). Thanks a lot to the many participants. Anybody can send his opinion to 'contest at josm.openstreetmap.de' until we finally choose.
  • 2014-09-30 (7588)
    • Better integration in OS X (see #10455 for details)
    • Display of OSM tags in preset UI
  • 2014-09-20 (7569)
    • JOSM now issues warnings for old style multipolygons which can be solved by transferring the relevant tags from outer ways to the relation.
  • 2014-08-31 (7480)
    • Improvements of default map style:
      • Node symbols and icons are hidden at low zoom (this can be configured in the style settings).
      • Better label placement inside areas
      • Name of highway is displayed along the way
    • Offline mode with new command line argument --offline=[josm_website|osm_api|all]
  • 2014-07-20
    • We're holding a graphics contest until 30th of September to get a new logo! See wiki for details.
  • The current stable snapshot is 7643 and 7646 is the unstable development version.
  • More news ...
  • Help translating JOSM into your language! Currently 100% of program texts are done.

Getting Started

  • Download some existing data from OSM using Download from OSM on the File menu or the download button (green downwards pointing arrow on the toolbar)

Getting Help


Remember the golden rules of OpenStreetMap:

  • Don't copy from other maps
  • Have fun!

Last modified 6 years ago Last modified on Mar 19, 2009, 7:00:52 PM