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Latest Version: 1.2.1 (released 2018-07-05)

VisiData is an interactive multitool for tabular data. It combines the clarity of a spreadsheet, the efficiency of the terminal, and the power of Python, into a lightweight utility which can handle millions of rows with ease.

screenshot of VisiData in action

It's great for investigative journalists, data scientists, unix command-line users, and anyone else who wants to quickly look at or manipulate data.


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MacOS (requires homebrew)

$ brew install saulpw/vd/visidata

See our homebrew repository for more information.

Other (requires pip3)

$ pip3 install visidata

See our Github repository for more information.

conda (requires conda-forge)

$ conda install visidata

See the Github repository for more information.

VisiData supports many sources, but not all dependencies are installed automatically. For additional sources and formats, see the support page for contact information.