Wikipedia is the world’s largest free encyclopedia supported by Wikimedia Foundation which is a non-profit organisation. It is accessed by billions of people around the globe and is the go to guide for all your queries. Wikipedia has millions of articles in around 287 languages and each page is simple and easy to read.
It requires an active internet connection to enjoy all the features of Wikipedia. Today you are going to see how you can download and access Wikipedia offline. Have you ever thought that you can access Wikipedia without Internet connection? After reading this article you will get to know that you can use Wikipedia offline in your computer.
Download And Browse Wikipedia Offline
In order to download Wikipedia you will require an internet connection. After the download you can access and use Wikipedia offline without an active net connection. Since Wikipedia is a huge site its actual file size is around 44 GB (Uncompressed) and 9 GB (Compressed). You can download the entire data base from Wikipedia using the below link:-
Alternate way to download Wikipedia is to log in to Kiwix and install the simple Kiwix Package. Kiwix has done the difficult task of combining all the wiki pages into small package for our use. Kiwix Package size is around 18 GB which is double the actual size of Wikipedia Database. But it is very easy to use; so you can take Kiwix’s advantage to browse Wikipedia offline from anywhere.
Now you can have access to the world’s top encyclopedia offline from anywhere across the globe. Wikipedia is a non-profit organisation and even this service is offered to you by Wikipedia for free. So if you like to contribute or do something for them then you can help them with some donations.
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