Resource Materials for the Biology Core Courses --------- ------------------------------------- Bates College


 Accessing GraphPad Prism 6
For the PC and Mac Under the
Bates College Site License

GraphPad Quick Calculators | Grubb's Outliers Test (continuous data) | Random number generators

Downloading Prism 6
The Bates College site license permits use of Prism 6 only by students and
employees of Bates College who have a valid email address through Bates College.

Under our site license with GraphPad, Bates College students and employees may install Prism 6 to their own personal computers running on the Bates Network and run it locally so long as (1) they are members of the Bates community (you must have a Bates network username) and (2) the program is used only for Bates College related work. The license is valid until the next renewal date (around July) and then you must reinstall Prism under the new license.

The Prism installation files is located on the Software (\\Denmark) network drive

How to download prism!

For Macs:

1. Command K will bring up the connect to server window.

a. Make sure that your task bar says finder at the top of the screen and not another application

2. In the box type: smb://denmark/software/Macintosh - and then press connect.

3. If it prompts for a username and password, type in your bates username and password in to the box that pops up.

4. Open the Prism6 folder and drag and drop Prism6 into the applications box

a. Prism will copy into your applications and you'll be ready to go!

For Windows:

1. Click on the Start menu and click Run (Windows XP) or in the Search Programs and Files field (Windows 7&8) type: \\denmark - and press Enter

2. If it prompts for a username and password, type in your Bates username and password into the box that pops up.

3. Double click on the Software folder. Then click on the Windows folder to find the Prism6 software.

4. Click the Prism6SelfInstall.exe file to install.

Updated 12-12-14 gja
Department of Biology, Bates College, Lewiston, ME 04240