ATTN Mac Users: You may need to change your System Preferences to install NVivo for Mac - Steps for doing so:
The University Library Atlanta Campus has NVivo installed on ALL its Windows/DELL computers throughout the entire Library.
Contact other GSU Labs to see if NVivo is installed on lab computers.
NVivo may already be available in some departmental or school computer labs -- ask within your departments. If it's not currently available, talk with your department about getting it installed on departmental lab computers.
Installing NVivo for the first time?
CLICK HERE to see directions for downloading, installing, and activating NVivo.
Ready to switch to newest NVivo Release 1 2020 version?
Campus IT has the newest NVivo Release 1 2020 version ready for download on the GSU University-Licensed Software download site.
NVivo 2020 Release 1 License expired or expiring?
CLICK HERE to see directions for acquiring the new year's annual license key.
NVivo 12 Plus License expired?
GSU IT may discontinue the older NVivo 12 Plus license any day -- the sooner you switch to the newest Release 1 2020 version, the better.
Need to collaborate with multiple team members in NVivo?
See my NVivo for Team Coding - Tips & Resources handout -- and particularly the "Collaborating in NVivo - FREE and PAID Options Comparison" grid.
STEP 1: Download and Install NVivo on your computer
STEP 2: Once NVivo is installed and open it, you'll be prompted to enter a license key:
STEP 3: Once you have NVivo installed and are able to open it:
If you have problems with technological issues of installing and/or opening NVivo from on campus or off campus, please contact me (Mandy, firstname.lastname@example.org) first. If I'm not able to resolve your issue, I will then refer you to the II&T Help Center at email@example.com or 404-413-HELP (404-413-4357)
STEP 4 (OPTIONAL): Enable NCapture browser plugins
Want to optimize your analysis of web pages, blogs, twitter, facebook, YouTube, LinkedIn, etc.? After installing NVivo, be sure to enable the NCapture add-on for Edge and/or Chrome (no Firefox or Safari add-on available). NVivo for Mac has limited NCapture capabilities -- see here for comparison to of Mac-to-Windows NCapture compatibility).
Every year in June the previous year’s NVivo license key expires, and the new license key needs to be entered and activated.
NOTE: If you are using a GSU-owned computer requiring an administrative username/password for software updates, please contact your department's IT person to renew your NVivo license.
NOTE: If you try accessing the NVivo license key from GSU's OnTheHub/Kivuto software site and it is down or you have other issues, email Mandy at firstname.lastname@example.org
For Windows/PC - old license not yet expired
For Windows/PC - old license already expired
For Mac - old license not yet expired
For Mac - old license already expired