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Install Docker Engine

Docker Engine is supported on Linux, Cloud, Windows, and OS X. Installation instructions are available for the following:

On Linux

If your linux distribution is not listed above, don’t give up yet. To try out Docker on a distribution that is not listed above, go here: Installation from binaries.

On Cloud

On OSX and Windows

The Docker Archives

Instructions for installing prior releases of Docker can be found in the following docker archives: Docker v1.7, Docker v1.6, Docker v1.5, and Docker v1.4.

Where to go after installing