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How to install Mathematica for Windows

This guide explains how to install Mathematica for Windows

This guide is aimed at...

  • Students
  • Staff
  • IT Administrators
  • SLMS staff
  • Researchers

Before you start...


1. Download the appropriate Mathematica version. (the File Installation Key will be emailed to you after accepting the terms & conditions and starting the download process of the licence file) 

2. Open the downloaded Mathematica .zip file

3. Extract setup.exe and the .bin files to your Windows desktop

4. Click on the setup.exe to start the installation process.

Fig 1 - Click next to continue

Click next to continue…

Fig 2 - Select installation destination 

Select installation destination…

Fig 3 - Select optional Mathematica components

Select optional Mathematica components…

Fig 4 - Select start menu folder

Select start menu folder…

Fig 5 - Click install to install software

Click install to install software…

5. Delete setup.exe and .bin files from desktop

6. Finish

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