Register your software
Before contacting Technical Services, please make sure your copy of Stata is registered. As a registered Stata user, you are entitled to technical assistance should you have any questions, and we will keep you updated of any new products or advancements that have been announced.
You will need your Stata serial number when registering your copy of Stata or when contacting Stata Technical Services. You may find your serial number by typing about in Stata.
To register your copy of Stata, fill out the online registration form or return the registration card that came with Stata.
Gather required information
The more you can tell us, the better. The more you can isolate the problem, the better. Say you are having difficulty with a statistical command using a large dataset. Spend some time with the problem. Can you recreate it with a smaller dataset?
Show us the full command you typed and the output it produced, including any error messages. Please read the procedure for sending output to Technical Services.
The quickest way to obtain support is via email. This allows us to assign your query to a specialist.
You may also fax your questions to 1-979-696-4601.
Questions regarding installation may be addressed by telephone. The number to call with such questions is 1-979-696-4600.
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