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type update query in Stata and follow the instructions. Ignore the rest of this page.
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There are two components to Stata
These are updated separately.
You update the Stata executable only rarely. Updating your copy of Stata 6 is simply a matter of downloading a file.
More frequently you should update the ado-files.
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