This page is intended for Stata 7 users who do not have access to the Internet from within Stata. If you are using a version of Stata prior to 7, click here. If you are using a version of Stata newer than 7, click here.
If you are using Stata 7, and you have a direct Internet connection, type update query in Stata and follow the recommendation presented.
There are two components to Stata
These are updated separately.
You update the Stata executable only rarely. Updating your copy of Stata 7 is simply a matter of downloading a file.
More frequently you should update the ado-files.