JOSM – Java OpenStreetMap Editor


  • 2020-09-07 (stable version 17013)
    • New language Serbian with Latin script
    • Display GPX routes as separate layer (like markers)
    • Improved HiDPI support since all JOSM core icons are available as SVG
    • Dark mode available via the new plugin FlatLaf
  • 2020-07-31 (stable version 16812)
  • 2020-07-02 (stable version 16731)
    • Add feature "restore selected tags" in the history window (via context menu)
    • Add links to
    • Add "Invert selection" action (expert mode only)
  • 2020-06-02 (stable version 16538)
    • Add Persian and Icelandic language
    • Switch to JOSM search syntax in Overpass Query Wizard
    • Improve cursor rendering on HiDPI screens
    • Add color chooser to presets, display the color in the properties dialog
    • Jump to Position: add jump to place name
  • More news ...
  • The current stable snapshot is 17013 and 17046 is the unstable development version.
  • Help translating JOSM into your language! Currently 36% of program texts are done.

Getting Started

  • Download some existing data from OSM using Download data on the File menu or the download button source:/trunk/nodist/images/download.png. If you have questions during your very first edit, the Introduction (en) page will assist you.

Getting Help

Remember the golden rules of OpenStreetMap:

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

Last modified 11 months ago Last modified on 2019-11-02T13:51:02+01:00