This is the Stata 5 updates page. If you require updates for a later release, click here.
There are two components to Stata
These are updated separately.
You update the Stata executable only rarely. Updating your copy of Stata 5 is simply a matter of downloading a file.
More frequently you should update the ado-files.
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