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Get the latest version of STN Express

Take advantage of enhanced functionality and content now available in STN Express® (current version is 8.5.2.1)

Key features in STN Express version 8.5.2/8.5.2.1 releases include:

  • Compatibility with Windows 8 and 8.1
  • Improved structure drawing and displays 
  • Updated Create and Edit SDI Wizards now support RSS delivery of alert results
  • Revised Property and Spectra Wizards to reflect content portfolio updates 
  • Enhanced CAS REGISTRY BLAST® performance
  • Fixes for a variety of reported software issues
  • The Table Tool now allows customers to identify the source transcript for each record in a multi-transcript report

Install or upgrade to STN Express, Version 8.5.2.1

View the STN Express - Frequently Asked Technical Questions (PDF) for help on choosing an installer or checking your version of STN Express Software.

  1. Download the software directly from the STN Software License and Download site. Follow the instructions to download the software installation file to your desktop or to a download folder. Remember where you save the downloaded file. The file name begins with "v8_5".
  2. Exit STN Express and all other running programs. 
  3. Locate the software installation file that you downloaded and either double-click the file to launch the installer or right-click on the file and select Open.
  4. Follow the prompts to install Version 8.5.2.1.
  5. Verify that STN Express Version 8.5.2.1 installed. First, launch STN Express, then check your version of STN Express - select the Help Menu on the Main Toolbar then select About STN Express. 
  6. If the version is correct, you may delete the downloaded software installation file. If it is not Version 8.5.2.1, repeat steps 3-5. 

Additional Recommended Software: QuickTime from Apple Inc. - for STN Express features that involve images and graphics.

Need Help Getting Started Using STN Express, Version 8.5.2.1?

Contact CAS Customer Center for more information about STN Express.


STNews - What's New on STN

    July 28, 2014 | Latest Release of New STN Now
    Available, Expands Global Patent Coverage and
    Enhances Search Capabilities
    
    June 30, 2014
| CHEMCATS on STN Enhanced with
    New Search and Display Fields and More Frequent
    Updates
    
    May 28, 2014
| CAS REGISTRY BLAST Upgrade
    Improves Search Capabilities and Results Ranking


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Training

    September 16, 2014
    9:00 am and 2:00 pm EDT
    Structure Searching in DWPI Using STN Express

    September 18, 2014
    9:00 am EDT
    Introduction to Derwent World Patent Index (DWPI)

    October 7, 2014
    9:00 am EDT
    Structure Searching in MARPAT on STN

    October 28, 2014
    1:00 pm EDT
    Precision Searching in MARPAT


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