If you don't want to install any tools, yet get a quick look at the code you can view it in a browser using the cTAKES code viewer.
This version of cTAKES contains the following guides:
- cTAKES 3.0 Component Use Guide
- cTAKES 3.0 User Install Guide
- cTAKES 3.0 Developer Install Guide
- cTAKES 3.0 Dictionaries and models
You can also reference the cTAKES 3.0.0 Javadoc.