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 SPSS 21 Installation Instructions for Windows

 Instructions for installing SPSS 21 on Windows computer.

SPSS 21.0 Installation Instructions for Windows

Single User Workstation Installation Instructions

System Requirements
Please find details in “SoftwareReqsForProduct 2012.pdf” at the same location as this file.

IBM SPSS 21 for Windows Licensing Information
The Single User Authorization Code can be used to install SPSS 21 on one computer. Licenses are tied to your computer with a lock code. If you replace your computer or hardware, you will need a new Authorization Code. The license is sensitive to time changes.

Before You Start
Please make sure the following is available before you start the installation process.

1.   The software DVD.
2.   The Single User Authorization Code.
3.   Internet connection for licensing.

Installation Instructions

1.   Insert the DVD in your DVD drive.  At AutoPlay click ‘Open folder to view files’. On Windows Vista or Windows 7 you must run the AutoPlay as administrator.
·   Close the AutoPlay window that automatically appeared when you inserted the DVD/CD.
·  Using Windows Explorer, browse to the CD/DVD drive.
·  Right-­‐click SPSS_Statistics_21_win32_.exe/ SPSS_Statistics_21_win64_.exe (whichever applies) in the Windows subfolder and choose Run as Administrator.
·  On the AutoPlay menu, click Install.

2.   Click Next.


3.   Select ‘Single user license’ by clicking on the radio button. Click Next.


4.   Select ‘I accept...’ Click Next.


5.   Type in your name for the user name and put “University of Cincinnati” without quotes in the Organization field. Click Next.


6.   Click Next to keep ‘Help’ in English.


7.   It’s recommended to select ‘No’ if you do not know what JAWS is. Click Next.


8.   The next window shows you the path on your drive where the software will be installed. You can “Change” it, if you wish (not required). Click Next once done.


9.   Click Install.


10.  Screen shows the installation progress. You are not required to do anything on this screen.


11.  Click OK when you are ready with your authorization code.


12.  Select “License my product now” to enter the authorization code.


13.  Enter Your 20 digit code in the space provided. Click Next.


14.  Click Next once the authorization succeeds.


15.  This screen concludes the installation and authorization process. Click Finish to complete.



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