The FieldTrip code is accessible using git at To quickly get access to the code, you would do the following from the command line or the equivalent in a graphical git interface, such as the GitHub desktop.

git clone

To update automatically, you could schedule a job (e.g. using cron) to run “git pull” every night.

Please see our github tutorial for details.

Downloading as zip file

You can also download the latest (“master”) version as a zip file.