TouchDesigner Products



There are 4 types of license available for TouchDesigner.

TouchDesigner Non-Commercial

  • non-commercial license for personal and educational use at no charge.

TouchDesigner Educational

  • educational license available to students and educational institutions. Same features as Commercial, but only for non-commercial uses. Price $300 usd.

TouchDesigner Commercial

  • commercial license for paid projects, price $600 usd.

TouchDesigner Pro

  • pro license including support, price $2200 usd.

For a table comparing the features of Non-Commercial, Commercial, and Pro, see Licensing.

TouchDesigner Non-Commercialedit


TouchDesigner Non-Commercial an edition of TouchDesigner available at no charge (free) for personal and non-commercial use.

  • TouchDesigner Non-Commercial is free for non-commercial use ONLY. (Precisely, "You are not receiving money or compensation for your work with TouchDesigner")
  • image resolution is limited to 1280x1280. (Exceptions: Images that are 1 or 2 pixels high can be any resolution, for use in ramps. See Also Commercial below).
  • does not include a subset of Pro/Commercial Operators (such as Shared Memory OPs, C++ OPs, SDI OPs, etc).
  • does not include any direct support, forum support only.

TouchDesigner Commercialedit


A TouchDesigner Commercial license is available for $600 if you use TouchDesigner for commercial purposes.

  • A Commercial license is available for use with any project or work done with TouchDesigner that you receive money or compensation for.
  • image resolution and compositing at any resolution the hardware supports.
  • create H.264/H.265 movies in realtime (via GPU encoding).
  • stream textures via RTSP using the Video Stream Out TOP.
  • Up to 2 Notch operators running at 1920x1080 (requires Notch license)
  • LIDAR scanner Ouster TOP
  • laser scanner Leuze ROD4 CHOP
  • includes additional operators such as C++ and Shared Memory Operators
  • option to hide the TouchDesigner splash screen on startup
  • the Commercial license is good for one commercial key for one computer.
  • keys can be moved from computer to computer.
  • does not include any direct support, forum support only.
  • price $600 USD per license. Purchase TouchDesigner Commercial in the STORE.

See also TouchDesigner Pro and TouchDesigner Educational

TouchDesigner Proedit


  • Privacy Options - Options for private .toe files and private components. Create a .toe project file or .tox component file that is inaccessible without the password.
  • option to hide the TouchDesigner splash screen on startup
  • keys can be moved from computer to computer.
  • software fixes/RFEs are not guaranteed, but Pro users will receive front-of-the-line service.
  • bug fixes to the specific build you are using
  • Pro Support from Derivative staff - Pro support includes up to 6 hours of programmer or production specialist support in a one-year support period. (No support provided with TouchDesigner Non-commercial, Commercial or Educational licenses.)
  • Price $2200 usd per license. Purchase Pro in the STORE.

See also TouchDesigner Commercial and TouchDesigner Educational

Legacy Productsedit


TouchPlayer077 and TouchDesigner077 have are no longer supported but the latest builds are available here. These products require licenses.

Download TouchDesignerFTE 077 This final build of TouchDesigner FTE 077. (FTE = Free Thinking Edition for learning)

Download TouchDesignerPro 077 This final build of TouchDesigner Pro 077.

Download TouchPlayer 077 This final build of TouchPlayer 077.


TouchPlayer017, TouchMixer017, and TouchDesigner017 have been discontinued as of 2007, but are still available here. These products do not require licenses.

Download TouchDesigner017 This is the unlicensed version of the final TouchDesigner 017.

Download TouchMixer017 This is the unlicensed version of the final TouchMixer 017.

Download TouchArt017. This contains about 100 realtime artworks made with TouchDesigner 017. To get full MIDI and playback features, install this and then install TouchMixer 017. It can run in dual monitor via Dialogs -> Window Placement. You can even feed its video into the Touch In TOP of 077 and later.

NOTE: The 017 Touch Tools packaged inside TouchArt require a license which is no longer available. Use the Unlicensed TouchDesigner 017 and TouchMixer 017 above to use the TouchArt artworks.