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SPSS for Students - Installation Instructions for Version 29

This document covers how to install SPSS on Windows.

This is for Students only, Faculty and Staff please use Software Center to install SPSS.

  • Students need to download SPSS through the KB link on this page.
  • Faculty can download SPSS through the KB link on this page or through the Software Center for PCs and Self Service for the MAC
  • System Requirements (Windows): SPSS-29-Compatibility-Report.pdf

Click the below SPSS License Form button.

License Form

Click Next

Copy the license code from the survey or write it down (you will not be allowed to take the survey again).

SPSS Auth Cod

PC

Select the Windows Download button and Download the file to your computer. 

Download

Download then locate the file in your Downloads folder and open it.

Next

Accept the license agreement, Next

Next

Install

Make sure the box that says Start IBM SPSS Statistics now is checked and then click Finish.

Launch License Wizard.

The Authorization Wizard should open. Select Authorized user license and click Next.

Input the authorization code from the survey and click Add. This will move the code to the bottom box. Once that is complete, click Next.

You will get a page like the one below. Make sure it says Authorization succeeded Click Next.

Authorization

If the license code fails, contact the Eagle Help Desk for a new code. Otherwise, SPSS should now be installed. 

Mac

Select the macOS Download button and Download the file to your computer. 

Download

Navigate to your Downloads folder or the downloads list in Safari.

Download

Double click on the installation package.

Downloads

Continue

Continue

Select the desired language and click Continue

Continue

Agree

Agree

Install

Install

Input your Mac password if prompted and click Install Software.

Install

Wait for the installation to finish. This could take several minutes. After the install is finished click Close and then Move to Trash.

Close

Note: If you are running macOS Sonoma you will need to apply a fix from IBM: See
https://kb.uwlax.edu/135337

Open up the SPSS Statistics application on your Mac. 

Open

Select Launch License Wizard under "Activate with an authorization code or the License Manager Server." 

Launch

A box labeled as License Status should come up like the one below. Click Next.

Next

Select Authorized user license and then click Next.

Next

Input the code from step 1 and click AddNext

Add

A box should come up that says Successfully processed all codes. Click Next.

If the license code fails, contact the Eagle Help Desk for a new code. Otherwise, SPSS should now be installed. 

Next

Finish

Finish

Open SPSS to make sure it opens successfully. 

Note: If you are running macOS Sonoma you will need to apply a fix from IBM: See https://kb.uwlax.edu/135337

Open

 



KeywordsSPSS, IBM, Stats, Student, Data, Excel, 28, Windows, PC, Computer, install, installation   Doc ID106105
OwnerDavid H.GroupUW-La Crosse
Created2020-09-23 12:03:51Updated2024-07-11 12:05:59
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