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JOSM – Java OpenStreetMap Editor

  • 2014-07-20
    • We're holding a graphics contest until 30th of September to get a new logo! See wiki for details.
  • 2014-07-04 (7287)
    • New dual alignment mode for Extrude action
    • Automatic reloading of local map paint styles and validator rules
    • Automatic update for imagery entries
  • 2014-05-18 (7139)
    • JOSM's default map style converted from XML to MapCSS
  • 2014-05-15 (7131)
  • 2014-04-25 (7001)
    • Switch to Java version 7, many code cleanups
  • 2014-03-30 (6950)
  • 2014-02-28 (6891)
    • Allow HTTPS access to OSM API
  • 2014-01-29 (6767)
    • New MapCSS-based tag checker, extensible via custom rules
    • Add "Search for objects by preset" action Shift-F3
    • Presets/MapCSS/Validator improvements
  • The current stable snapshot is 7287 and 7328 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)
  • Your username and password are sent to the server unencrypted. If you do not like this, you may consider to use OAuth.

Getting Help


Remember the golden rules of OpenStreetMap:

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

Last modified 5 years ago Last modified on Mar 19, 2009 7:00:52 PM