Download the Online Arena Application

Apple macOS


Note for Windows users:
At setup start, it is possible that a screen will popup, saying that this is an unknown application. It is absolutely normal, and it happens every time a new application is released. To run the application, click on "More info": this will show the application author and a "Run anyway" button; by selecting the “Run anyway” button, the setup will start.

Note for Mac users:
If the setup does not start automatically on Safari, you have to: click on "Show Downloads" button on the top right corner of the Safari browser, locate the "setup-foa-mac.pkg" item in the list, and select "Show in Finder" (the magnifier lens button). Open the .pkg file from the Finder.

Note for Linux users:
The software application will not start unless Java is installed. To install Java for the first time, or to update to the latest version, go to:

How to open the application once it is installed:
Windows: select Start / Programs / FIDE Online Arena
Mac: select the OnlineArena icon from the installed application list (Finder / Applications / Fide Online Arena)
Linux: select the Fide Online Arena icon from the folder or destination where the application file was saved (e.g. the Desktop).

The Online Arena application will be automatically updated.
Every time the application starts, it automatically checks for newer versions or updates, and installs them.