Downloading SPSS AMOS

This article covers how to download SPSS AMOS software on a computer.

 **  This is CSUs official SPSS software. The trial download is the FULL VERSION of SPSS AMOS once activated with your CSUF Authorized Software Code.

NOTE:  These instructions were done on a PC, however instructions on a Mac are similar.

Minimum System Requirements

1. Go To SPSS Statistics website to check the desktop platform minimum requirements.

SPSS system requirements

Open your browser and go to SPSS Statistics System Requirements to find more detailed requirements on specific systems, hardware and operating systems.  You will need to know this information to make sure your system meets the software's minimum requirements.

2. Click Operating Systems tab.

SPSS operating systems
  1. Click the Operating Systems tab.
  2. Find your current operating system.
  3. Click View.

3. Supported operating system.

Supported operating system info

When you see green checks, IBM SPSS Statistics is supported for the operating system service packs.

3.1. Unsupported operating system.

Unsupported operating system info

When you see red checks, IBM SPSS Statistics is not supported for this operating system service packs.  

NOTE:  Windows XP is no longer a supported operating system by IBM or Microsoft.

Downloading SPSS AMOS Trial Software

NOTE:  This trial download is CSU's full version of SPSS AMOS once activated with your CSUF Authorized Software Code.  If you do not have your Authorized Code, visit: Get your SPSS Statistics & SPSS AMOS Authorized Software Code.

4. Go to the SPSS website and click Free SPSS Trials.

SPSS website
  1. Open your browser to the SPSS website.
  2. Click Free SPSS Trials.

Note:  Instructions prepared using Firefox.

5. Go to IBM SPSS AMOS box, then click Start Trial.

SPSS Amos pop up

Certificate Issue (Optional)

If you encounter any certificate issues on the IBM website, please follow these steps...

6. Internet Explorer: Click Continue to this website.

Internet Explorer certificate issue

Click Continue to this website (not recommended) to proceed to the next page to download SPSS Statistics.

Continue to Create an Account.

7. Google Chrome: Click Advanced.

Google Chrome certificate error

Click Advanced, then click Proceed to (unsafe).

Continue to Create an Account.

8. Mozilla Firefox: Click Add Exception…

Mozilla Firefox certificate error

Click Add Exception… to add to your exception list.

Continue to Create an Account.

Create an Account

9. Fill out Business Contact Information.

Business Contact Information
  1. Fill out all required business information.
  2. Check/un-check the boxes as per your preferences.

Downloading SPSS AMOS (con't)

The following instructions continue the download instructions for SPSS AMOS.

10. Select the software and platform.

SPSS Amos trial info

Click Continue.

11. Accept AMOS License terms.

AMOS license terms
  1. Check/un-check the boxes as per your preferences.
  2. Check the box I agree.
  3. Click I Confirm.

12. Click 'Download using http' tab.

Download SPSS AMOS

Click I agree.  This will begin your process for downloading SPSS AMOS on your computer.  

Proceed to the next step: Installing SPSS AMOS

Open file after download...

If you need assistance with opening a file after download go to: How to Find the File I Downloaded in My Browser?

Need More Help?

Visit the Faculty/Staff Academic Technology Center located on the second floor of Pollak Library South (PLS-237).

Contact CSUF's Information Technology Help Desk at 657-278-7777 or [email protected].

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