Gradle Documentation

The latest release of Gradle is version 3.3, released on 3rd January 2017. For the new and interesting developments of this release, please see the Release Notes.

The follow types of documentation are also available for Gradle 3.3:

  • User Guide  – detailed chapters on Gradle fundamentals and specific topics (start here)
  • DSL Reference – a reference guide for the Gradle build language (for day to day Gradle use)
  • API Reference – Javadoc for Gradle’s API (for plugin developers and advanced users)

All of the documentation is available for download as part of the full distribution.

Previous Versions

To view the documentation for previous releases, select the version number from the dropdown below to see the links (tip: you can bookmark these urls as they are unique to the Gradle version).