Keeping Stata 5 up to date
This is the Stata 5 updates page. If you require updates for a later
release, click here.
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the latest updates for
There are two components to Stata
- the Stata executable
- the Stata ado-files
These are updated separately.
You update the Stata executable only rarely. Updating your copy of Stata 5
is simply a matter of downloading a file.
More frequently you should update the ado-files.
First check the Frequently Asked
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