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SPSS - SPSS 24 Installation info for Windows Users

The purpose of this article is to provide instructions onhow to install SPSS 24 on Windows.







How can I get it installed?

Option 1: 
Stop at the AV checkout office right inside the Learning Technology Center across from Subway in Wyllie and either install it there or borrow installation media. Their hours are 8 to 4:30 Monday through Friday until school starts and then it will be open 7 days a week. It would be best if you did the installation there.

Option 2:  
Contact the Help Desk and have them log a ticket and a member of desktop support will install it. This may not be a timely solution as there an above average number of tickets in the system with the fall semester starting.

Hopeful Option 3: 
We are working on making it possible to send the installer to your campus owned computer and you can install it yourself. This is not ready at this time. The computer has to be on campus before the installer gets sent to the computer. If this is the option you would like email Chris Robaidek, robaidek@uwp.edu and he can set this up for you when it becomes available.

Can I install it on a home computer?
Yes, but option 1 is your only choice and there is some extra paper work when you pick to fill out if you haven’t installed it on a personal computer before.

If installing it yourself, Options 1 & 2

Desktop Installation
This process is basically the same as the laptop installation. This method saves you the hassle of having to enter in a new license code every August until you go to a newer version

Open the SPSS 24 Windows 64bit folder and scroll down to  and click on it.  It will walk you through the process. For the most part choose the default setting. When you get to the screen when you have to make a licensing choice, choose concurrent. In the next screen it will ask for a server, the server is 4fornot4f.ad.uwp.edu   Just keep choosing the logical choice until it is complete

Laptop Installation
Open the SPSS 24 Windows 64bit folder and scroll down to  and click on it.  It will walk you through the process. For the most part choose the default setting. When you get to the screen when you have to make a licensing choice, choose authorized user.  This choice installs the license on your laptop so it can be used off campus. Concurrent is a good choice for a desktop that is always on the network. Just keep choosing the logical choice until it is complete. 

To install the license for Authorized user. You should be prompted to enter in a license code. 

The code you need to enter is on the DVD or flash drive that has the installer on it.

If you were never prompted for the code and the installation is complete go to the start button on your desktop  click on All Programs as the bottom. SPSS is in the IBM SPSS folder. You should see a file called License Authorization Wizard. Open it and install the code. 




Keywords:SPSS, install, windows user SPSS 23 24   Doc ID:66801
Owner:Cindy S.Group:UW Parkside
Created:2016-09-08 16:57 CDTUpdated:2018-09-06 11:40 CDT
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