SPSS

Version: 
21
Description: 
Quantitative data analysis and statistics package
Operating System: 
Windows
Macintosh
Availability
Licensed for: 
VPN/On-Campus Only
Staff
Faculty
License Managed: 
Yes
Keyed: 
No
Requirements
Windows XP, 7; Mac OS X (10.7, 10.8)
Uninstall any earlier versions of this software prior to installing the new version.
Be sure to close all applications and verify that your operating system meets the system requirements.
Additional Notes: 

SPSS may be used on Brown University-owned computers only by Brown faculty, staff and students. Brown faculty and staff may purchase an annual home-use license for use on personally-owned computers. Contact Software_Services at Brown. Students may purchase an SPSS Grad Pack license from e-Academy for a 6-month or 12-month period.

License Renewal

If you receive a warning that your license is about to expire, please do the following:

Windows users:

  1. Use the authorization wizard located in the Windows Start menu (Start..All Programs..IBM SPSS Statistics..SPSS Statistics 21 License Authorization Wizard).
  2. At the License Status dialog, click "Next."
  3. Select "License my product now" and click "Next."
  4. Enter the license update code and click "Next."
  5. You will receive an "authorization succeeded" notification. Click "Next."
  6. When presented with the Licensing Completed dialog, click "Finish."

Macintosh users:

  1. Click on the SPSS Statistics License Authorization Wizard icon in the IBM..SPSS..21 application folder.
  2. At the License Status dialog, click "Next."
  3. Select "License my product now" and click "Next."
  4. Enter the following license update code and click "Next."
  5. You will receive an "authorization succeeded" notification. Click "Next."
  6. When presented with the Licensing Completed dialog, click "Finish."