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IBM SPSS Statistics 20 FixPack (Patch)

Date: February 16, 2012

IBM uses a different naming and numbering conventions in upgrades than SPSS used. IBM convention adds an extra number to the version notation, and what SPSS would call a "patch" IBM terms a "Fix Pack". Thus, under the old SPSS naming and numbering convention, this upgrade would have been called the "20.0.1 Patch". Under the new scheme is known as the " Fix Pack 1" It will upgrade your IBM SPSS Statistics installation to IBM SPSS Statistics

You must have IBM SPSS Statistics 20 installed before you can apply this patch..

  1. Log in as a local administrator.
  2. Ensure that Statistics 20 for Windows is not running.
  3. Download Fix Pack 1 appropriate for your installed version of Statistics 20 (32 or 64 bit).
  4. Run the Statistics 20 Fix Pack executable. On Windows Vista or Windows 7 operating systems, you ​​must​​ right-click on the executable and  select "Run as Administrator".​​
  5. Allow a reboot.
  6. Statistics is ready to run. Use the Help -> About menu to verify is the installed version.

download IBM SPSS Statistics FixPack 1, 32bit

download IBM SPSS Statistics FixPack 1, 64bit

For description of issues addressed by this patch, go to You might be asked to register with IBM Tech Support in order to access their support site.




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