Minitab: Windows Download for Personally-Owned or UB-Owned Computers

Minitab is an all-in-one statistical and graphical analysis software package. Minitab is easy to use and can be utilized interactively to provide data manipulation and statistical analysis for data sets. 

Note: This software can be downloaded multiple times and does not limit the number of installations.

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Minitab 19

Last updated August 31, 2020

Minitab 18

Last updated August 31, 2020

Install Minitab

Minitab 19

You must be your computer's administrator to install this software. 

  1. From Downloads, right-click win_minitab19_20200831.zip and select Extract all.
  2. Right-click minitab19.2020.1.0setup.x64.exe and select Run as Administrator.
  3. Click Activate with a license and select File.
  4. Browse to the location where the installers were extracted to and select minitab.lic.
  5. Make sure the installation location is set to: C:\Program Files(x86)\Minitab\Minitab 19.
  6. Launch Minitab from the desktop shortcut or start menu.
  7. You will be prompted to enter your e-mail address, use your UBITName@buffalo.edu address.

Minitab 18

You must be your computer's administrator to install this software. 

  1. From Downloads, right-click win_minitab18_20200831.zip and click Extract all.
  2. Right-click minitab18.1.0.0setup.exe and click Run as Administrator.
  3. Make sure the installation location is set to: C:\Program Files(x86)\Minitab\Minitab 18.
  4. Click Activate with a license and select File.
  5. The license file should automatically copy to the installation directory. If it doesn't you can manually copy the file minitab.lic.
  6. Browse to the location where the installers were extracted to and paste the file minitab.lic.
  7. Launch Minitab from the desktop shortcut or start menu.
  8. You will be prompted to enter your e-mail address, use your UBITName@buffalo.edu address.

Help and Tutorials

Eligibility

Minitab is available to:

  • UB Students who have paid the Comprehensive fee
  • UB Faculty
  • UB Faculty Student Association employees
  • UB Geographic Full time Faculty
  • UB State employee (UUP, CSEA, MC, PEF)
  • UB Research Foundation employees
  • UB Foundation employees    
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Contact the UBIT Help Center.