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Installing IBM SPSS Amos for Windows at the University of Delaware

Each installation requires a unique IBM SPSS Amos license authorization code for the current academic year. 


  1. Uninstall all previous versions of Amos.
  2. Download the Amos installation and any patch files from the UDeploy site (
  3. Install the software by double-clicking the downloaded installation file
    • Do not double-click the downloaded file.  Right-click it and select Run as Administrator instead.
  4. Accept the defaults in all installation windows that appear, however, you must manually accept the license agreement
  5. Installing Amos window: Be patient. There may be periods when you do not see any visible indication of installation activity.
  6. Amos will automatically open. Close Amos.
  7. Authorize AMOS
    • From the start menu, find AMOS (version) License Authorization Wizard and right-click on it.  Select Run as Administrator.
      • Note – you can also navigate to the directory listed below and right-click on the AMOS (version) License Authorization Wizard and select Run as Administrator
      • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\IBM SPSS Statistics\IBM SPSS Amos (version)
    • In the Product Authorization window, select “Authorized User License…” and click on Next
    • In the Enter Codes window enter the license authorization code for IBM SPSS Amos: 20-character code on confirmation e-mail
    • Finished window: click OK.
    • IBM SPSS Amos is now licensed.
  8. You may now delete the downloaded installation file.