Stata for Windows
Stata for Windows
25 October 2012
Questions are listed below in the following categories:
- Memory allocation
- Hardware/software incompatibilities
- FAQs concerning Stata 11 (previous release)
- FAQs concerning releases before Stata 11
Why do I receive the error “Installation ended prematurely because of
an error” on a Windows Vista machine?
How do I install Stata for Windows on a network drive?
How can I install Stata from the command line without GUI under Windows?
Why do I receive an error when trying to run Stata/MP on my client machine?
How does a Stata network license work?
How do I run Stata remotely on my
Stata complains that my "license is not
applicable to this version". What does that mean?
2. Memory allocation
How do I load large datasets (>1Gb) under 32-bit
Windows? I receive an error r(909) saying "op.
sys. refuses to provide memory".
Why is Stata running very slowly?
3. Hardware/software incompatibilities
Does Stata run on Windows 8?
Does Stata run on Windows RT?
How can I determine if my computer/operating system is 64-bit?
What are the hardware requirements to run Stata?
What kind of performance increase can I expect in going from 32-bit to 64-bit Stata?
What kind of machine should I purchase to make Stata run most effectively?
How do I run Stata for Windows in batch mode?
5. FAQs concerning Stata 11 (previous release)
How do I get the haver command to run in 64-bit Stata 11 on Microsoft Windows?
Why do I receive the error r(603) when trying to update Stata running on Vista or Windows 7?
How much memory does your computer need to run Stata for Windows?
Why do I receive the error “cannot open C:\Program Files\Stata11\STATA.LIC”
on a Windows Vista Machine?
6. FAQs concerning releases before Stata 11
Why do I receive the error "Unable to Locate DLL" upon launching Stata 10
on Windows 2000?
Why can’t I allocate as much
memory on Stata 10 as I could on Stata 9, if I am using Windows XP?
How do I install Stata on a Windows
How can I automatically install Stata under Windows?
Memory reference errors and Windows
Why does Windows 98/95/NT seem to be
swapping even though I have not allocated all available
memory to Stata?
How can I edit a Stata graph
in Microsoft Word?
Help stopped working; how do I fix it?
How do I get the Review and Variables windows to behave as they did before when using Stata 8?
Why can’t I click in Stata’s Command Window in Windows 2000/XP when using Stata 8?
Why will the new executable not work after I updated Stata?
Why is the old executable (wstata.old) still running after I updated the executable?
Stata will not save my preferences under Windows NT. How can I save my windows preferences in Windows NT?
How do I create a Postscript (or
EPS) file of my graphs?
My graphs don’t print properly
on my HP LaserJet 4 printer from Windows.
How can I convert a Stata graph
to .wmf (Windows metafile) format and preserve the
Why do I receive an error message when I click on large dataset?
How do I save a .wmf file in color?
I'm not able to access all available free memory
from Windows 3.1.
How do I set the amount of memory allocated to
Stata under Windows 3.1 and 98/95/NT?
Why are my data showing up as missing values?