Read all instructions as you go for easy, simple installation and use.


1. Ensure all Windows updates have been done. If a Windows update has been started but not completed, the installation may not be successful.
2. Ensure you are signed into the computer as an administrator1. Windows computers can have multiple users and only Windows users which are designated as administrators can perform the installation of this software. An error will occur during installation if you are not signed into Windows with an administrator user.
3. Ensure the computer meets the minimum requirements, which are:
Windows version: Management by Statistics version 3.1 supports Windows XP, Vista, 7 and 8/8.1, and Windows Server 2003, 2008, 2008R22 and 2012. Both 32 and 64 bit versions of Windows are supported.
Management by Statistics version 3.2 and 3.5 supports Windows 7, 8/8.1 and 10, and Windows Server 2008, 2008R2, 2012, 2012R2 and 2016. Both 32 and 64 bit versions of Windows are supported.
System Memory: At least 1 GB [GB = Giga bytes or billions of bytes (characters)] (4GB or more is recommended)
Free Disk space: At least 2 GB (20GB or more is recommended)
Internet Access: Required to use the Cloud Account feature. The cloud feature will not operate when computer is disconnected from the internet.
1. An administrator in computer terms represents the access level of the user. An administrator generally has the highest level of access and can install software, make changes to the access level of other users and perform other tasks which can affect the operation of the comptuer. Users without administrator access are generally limited in what changes they can make to the computer.
2. R2 stands means Release 2 and is a designation Microsoft has used for its server products when it has made major changes to the product and it releases it as a new version. When R2 is not part of the name of the server product, Release 1 is implied.