Get your FIRST MONTH FREE when you sign-up for a subscription plan (about USD 14.99 / year). Try the full-featured product and cancel at any time before the FREE MONTH is over, at no cost to you. Raft is a Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL) distribution manager in native C#/XAML for Windows 10 applying Fluent design principles. Raft makes managing WSL distros on your Windows 10 device easy. Raft is brought to you by the innovative team behind Pengwin, Pengwin Enterprise, and Fedora Remix for WSL. "Raft" is the name for Penguins swimming underwater. --- FEATURES * Quickly view, run, and install all available WSL distros. * Take and restore snapshots of existing WSL distros. (1) * Set default WSL distro. * Keep your distro updated with one click * Uninstall or terminate (2) them. * Set default WSL version 1 or 2 (3) * Switch a distribution version WSL1 or WSL2 (3) * Run your distros directly in Windows Terminal (4) * Synchronize icons and labels with Windows Terminal (4) * Manage all the distros imported via wsl --import * Create a new distro from a previously taken snapshot (1) Snapshots are only available if running in Windows 1903 or newer (2) Terminate is only available if running in Windows 1809 or newer (3) WSL2 is only available if running in Windows 1903 or newer. The newest optional Windows updates required. (4) Windows Terminal is only available if running in Windows 1903 or newer --- SUBSCRIPTION With a subscription, Raft WSL software is always up-to-date and will always be supported and updated for the latest platforms, devices, and technologies. Subscriptions are charged to your credit card through your Microsoft account. Subscription plans are automatically renewed unless auto-renew is turned off at least 24-hours before the end of the current period. Manage your subscriptions in your Account Settings after purchase.
What’s new in this version
21.2.4 * For Custom distros in Windows Terminal will now start with home directory. 21.2.1 * Added KDE Neon definition 21.2.0 Redesigned interface! * Now, the Available and Installed distros are separated, giving more relevance to the installed ones. * The installed distributions are now grouped by distribution name and grouping; for example, all Ubuntus below the same icon. * Clicking the distro name or icon shows a short command bar with the most used commands. * The right-click menu was redesigned to be more intuitive. * Now, the default WSL version can be selected from the toolbar in one click. * The main screen now is responsive, reducing the icons and titles to give you more information even if the window is small. * Added some acrylic effects on the title bar to give a more fluent feeling. Custom distributions support * Every distribution you manually imported with wsl --import is now visible and administered from Raft. * You can rename the imported distros in Raft * If you synchronize with Windows Terminal, the logos and labels of the custom distros will be migrated as well. * Now, when restoring a snapshot, a new option will be presented, allowing you to create a new custom distro instead of restoring in place. * Now, you can specify the default directory for all your newly created c Miscellaneous * Added SLES 15.1 and SLES 15.2 * Now, in ARM64, the available distros shown are restricted to the ones available for the ARM64 platform.
- Quickly view, run, and install all available WSL distros.
- Take and restore snapshots of existing WSL distros.(1)
- Set default WSL distro.
- Keep you distro updated with one click
- Uninstall or terminate them.
- Set default WSL version 1 or 2
- Switch a distribution version WSL1 or WSL2
- Windows Terminal support
- Run your distros directly in Windows Terminal
- Synchronize icons and labels with Windows Terminal
- Manage all the distros imported via wsl --import
- Create a new distro from a previously taken snapshot
Published byWhitewater Foundry, Ltd. Co.
Developed byWhitewater Foundry, Ltd. Co.
Approximate size135.41 MB
Age ratingFor ages 3 and over
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