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Stata SE Installation Instructions

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  1. Download the Stata installer for Windows.
  2. Right-click the downloaded file and select Run as Administrator.
  3. Follow the on-screen prompts to install Stata.

If you are prompted for a license:

  1. Make sure Stata is closed and not running.
  2. Go to C:\brownsw\stata18\
  3. Copy the STATA.LIC file (you may not see the .LIC part)
  4. Go to C:\Program Files\Stata18\
  5. Paste the copied file in this folder


  • Download and run the Stata installer for macOS.
  • Follow the on-screen instructions in the installer and accept all default install options.
  • When the installation is complete, launch StataSE from the /Applications/Stata folder.
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