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How to install Graphpad Prism macintosh

This guide explains how to install Graphpad Prism macintosh

This guide explains how to install Graphpad Prism macintosh downloaded from UCL Software Database.

This guide is aimed at...

  • IT Administrators
  • Staff
  • SLMS staff

Before you start...

Before installing ensure that you have purchased the correct number of licenses and for the correct platform. If you have not, then please purchase a license from ISD Purchasing via an Electronic IDT stating the name and userid of the user in the order.


1. Ensure that the file has downloaded completely before proceeding. Double click on the .dmg file.

Graphpad Prism mac file…

Fig 1 - Graphpad Prism mac file

2. The Graphpad mac installer window will pop up, drag the Graphpad Prism icon to the Application folder to start the installation process

Graphpad Prism icon…

Fig 2 - Graphpad Prism icon

3. To activate Graphpad Prism, open the newly installed program and enter the serial number

Enter serial number…

Fig 3 - Enter serial number

4. Your machine ID will be shown, To activate make sure the machine is connected to the internet

Machine ID…

Fig 4 - Machine ID

5. This will open an internet browser where you will need to complete the graphpad prism registration form

Graphpad Prism registration form…

Fig 5 - Graphpad Prism registration form

6. Once the form is submitted an activation code will be emailed to you

Your activation code has been emailed…

Fig 6 - Your activation code has been emailed

7. Check your email for an email sent direct from Graphpad Orders (orders@graphpad.com) containing the activation code for the linked computer name

Graphpad Prism activation code email…

Fig 7 - Graphpad Prism activation code email

8. Enter the activation code and accept the license agreement

Enter activation code…

Fig 8 - Enter activation code

9. Finish

Graphpad activation complete…

Fig 9 - Graphpad activation complete 

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