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MiniTab is a free statistics software package for Davenport students and employees. Online students will often receive a copy of Minitab with their textbook purchase (or they can use the links below).

 

Get Minitab 18 file & license (expires July 31, 2018)

 
Download Instructions:
  1. Select Get Minitab 18 file & license (expires July 31, 2018)
  2. Enter your Davenport login when prompted.
    Warning: If it doesn't accept your login, try logging in to Blackboard first, then come back and click the link.
  3. Select both files in Blackboard (license and setup)
  4. Select Download Package
  5. Save the zipped file to your computer
  6. Unzip the saved file
  7. Select the .exe setup file
  8. Run through the set up options
    Warning: If you see a screen asking what license you will use:
    1. Cancel installation
    2. Move the license file to the same folder as the .exe file
    3. Restart the process by selecting the .exe setup file again
  9. Select Install and Finish

As of yet, there is no full version for MACs.

Minitab Express requires Mac OS X 10.8.0 or higher. The files will not install on anything lower.


Get Minitab Express 1.5.1.0 & license (expires July 31, 2018)

 
Download Instructions:
  1. Select Get Minitab Express 1.5.1.0 & license (expires July 31, 2018)
  2. Enter your Davenport login when prompted.
    Warning: If it doesn't accept your login, try logging in to Blackboard first, then come back and click the link.
  3. Download the MiniTab Express 1.5.1.0
  4. Download the license file (minitab.lic) to /Library/Application Support/Minitab/Minitab Express
  5. From Applications, launch Minitab Express. When prompted to specify the License Server System or specify a license file, select Specify the License File
  6. Browse to and select minitab.lic. Click Open.
  7. Click OK to launch Minitab.
Download Instructions:
  1. Select Minitab license file (expires July 31, 2018)
  2. Enter your Davenport login when prompted.
    Warning: If it doesn't accept your login, try logging in to Blackboard first, then come back and click the link.
  3. Find the folder with your old Minitab license file
    PCs:
    • Go to (usually) C:\Program Files(x86)\Minitab\Minitab 18\minitab.lic
    MACs:
    • Go to /Library/Application Support/Minitab/Minitab Express
  4. Replace the old file with the new one (the name should stay identical)

Downloads - More Info

 

Burn a CD

Get a Temporary Trial
To view a Student's Minitab Express MAC File (.mpjx) when you only own a PC
  • If you do not own a MAC to view a Minitab Express MAC file, load Minitab Express PC which can convert the Minitab Express MAC file.
  • Here are instructions for Minitab Express PC installation.
  • Open Minitab Express PC and open the (.mpjx) file from within it to view the Minitab Express Mac file.