NVivo


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NVivo provides a qualitative software package capable of handling rich text records, freely edited and coded. NVivo allows for qualitative inquiry beyond coding and retrieval and was designed from the ground up to integrate coding with qualitative linking, shaping and modeling.

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Platforms

  • Windows Yes
  • Macintosh  Yes
  • Linux No 

Does NUI, Galway have a site licence for NVivo software? 

Yes. NUI Galway has signed up with Eduserv/CHESTfor a site licence agreement.

NVivo may be used by any employee, registered student or other persons authorised by NUI Galway for the purposes of the normal business of the University, whether or not they are located on campus.

Such use of the software includes:

  • Teaching
  • Research
  • Personal educational development
  • Administration and management of the business of the University
  • Development work associated with any of the above.

How can I get NVivo software for my computer? 

  • NVivo is available in PC Suites 
  • Students 
    Students can download the software from the NVivo web site.  Before installing, you must request the NVivo Licence code from the Service Desk.

NVivo 12 for Windows (32bit)
NVivo 12 for Windows (64 bit)
NVivo 12 for Mac

  • Note: Requests for the NVivo licence code will only be accepted from your NUI Galway StudentMail account. You must provide your Student ID number,  the version you are installing, and you are also obliged to sign a copyright acknowledgement form.

  • Staff

Automatic delivery is available to eligible devices. Staff can also download the software from the NVivo web site:

NVivo 12 for Windows (32bit)
NVivo 12 for Windows (64 bit)
NVivo 12 for Mac
 

Before installing, you must request the NVivo Licence code from the Service Desk (not necessary for automatic delivery)

Note: Requests for the NVivo licence code will only be accepted from your NUI Galway StaffMail account. You must provide your Staff ID number,  the version you are installing, and you are also obliged to sign a copyright acknowledgement form.

  • NVivo Licence Renewal 
    To renew the NVivo licence key,  go to File – Help –  Extend Licence...  
    enter the new licence code and click OK 

Can I install NVivo software on my home computer? 

Yes. The software is available to download the software from the NVivo web site. Before installing, you must request the NVivo Licence code from the Service Desk and you are obliged to sign a copyright acknowledgement fom

Where can I get technical support about NVivo? 

Technical support is available from http://www.qsrinternational.com/ 
If your query is not answered online, the site licence agreement allows for technical support via a single named technical contact only. Please contact the Service Desk with any such query.

Known Issues

NVivo 7 on Vista: Known issue and workaround

NVivo 8 on Vista: Known issue and workaround