Download RiverWare Colorado River
RiverWare may be installed in regular or Viewer mode. The install programs for both are identical; a license file is required for either. A regular, full-featured install requires a RiverWare program license, while Viewer mode requires a RiverWare Viewer license. Please see these pages for more information on Viewer mode.
blue arrow pointing right Download the RiverWare release installation file to a temporary download directory via the link provided below. It is recommended that you print out the Installation Guide (pdf) for your reference, before installing RiverWare.
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Current RiverWare Releases (available for Windows 7 and later)
RiverWare Installation User Guide for Windows (modified Mar 24, 2017)
Version Release Date Computer Architecture Notes
7.3.1 Sep 20, 2018 x86 (32-bit)** x64 (64-bit)** Release notes (txt)
7.3 Aug 20, 2018 x86 (32-bit)** x64 (64-bit)** Release notes (pdf)
RiverWare help system
7.2.7 Jul 16, 2018 x86 (32-bit)** x64 (64-bit)** Release notes (txt)
7.2.6 Jun 08, 2018 x86 (32-bit)** x64 (64-bit)** Release notes (txt)
7.2.5 May 02, 2018 x86 (32-bit)** x64 (64-bit)** Release notes (txt)
7.2.4 Mar 26, 2018 x86 (32-bit)** x64 (64-bit)** Release notes (txt)
7.2.3 Mar 08, 2018 x86 (32-bit)** x64 (64-bit)** Release notes (txt)
7.2.2 Feb 21, 2018 x86 (32-bit)** x64 (64-bit)** Release notes (txt)
7.2.1 Jan 26, 2018 x86 (32-bit)** x64 (64-bit)** Release notes (txt)
7.2 Jan 12, 2018 x86 (32-bit)** x64 (64-bit)** Release notes (pdf)
RiverWare help system
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To download previous/older versions of RiverWare, click HERE.
RiverWare Terms of Use
View the RiverWare Terms of Use
Supporting Applications and Libraries
Name Download File Information
Corp Water Management System (CWMS) RiverWare Plugin Version 1.5 (zip) User Guide (pdf)
Release Notes (pdf)
GPAT Version 3.2.3 (zip) Readme (pdf)
Model Comparison Utility Version 1.21 (zip) Readme (txt)
Rdf Annualizer Version 1.0 (zip) Readme (txt)
RdfToExcel Version. 1.2 (zip) Readme (txt)
RiverWare Dongle Driver GUI-based Installer (zip)
Command-line Installer (zip)
RiverWare network license server programs (for floating license users only) 32-bit (zip)
64-bit (zip)
RiverSMART Software Suite Version 1.8 x64 (zip) RiverSMART Help
Release Notes (txt)
Prior Release Notes (txt)
Video demo & User Guide
Yearly Aggregate Post-processor Version 1.0 (zip) Readme (pdf)
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