Go to the Stata download site.
You will be greeted with the following screen. Input your username, password and serial number in the prompt. You received these in your email from StataCorp.
On the next screen, enter your information.
On the next screen, choose your operating system.
Click on SetupStata17.exe.
Double-click on SetupStata17.exe to begin the installation. When asked whether you want to run the file, click on Yes.
Windows' User Account Control will ask whether you want to allow the following program to make changes to this computer. Click on Yes.
If you have any difficulty with the installation process, contact technical support.