Scratch 2 Offline Editor
You can install the Scratch 2.0 editor to work on projects without an internet connection. This version will work on Mac, Windows, and some versions of Linux (32 bit).
If you don't already have it, download and install the latest Adobe AIRMac OS X - Download
Scratch Offline Editor
Next download and install the
Scratch 2.0 Offline Editor
The Offline Editor can update itself (with user permission). It will check for updates at startup or you can use the "Check for updates" command in the file menu.
The current version is v428a, updated 13 November 2014.
Older Versions of Scratch
If you have an older computer, or cannot install the Scratch 2.0 offline editor, you can try installing Scratch 1.4.
- If your offline editor is crashing directly after Scratch is opened, install the Scratch 2 offline editor again (see step 2 above.) This issue is due to a bug introduced in Adobe Air version 14. (released April 2014).
- Graphic effects blocks (in "Looks") may slow down projects due to a known Flash bug.
- The backpack is not yet available.