Installing MNOVA Site License

The Chemistry department has purchased a site license for MestReLab’s Mnova software suite. Mnova is a state-of-the-art analytical chemistry software suite for NMR & LC GC MS, that works on all major operating systems. Chemistry students are free to install the software on machines in their lab, as well as their personal machines. The only requirement is that you run the software once every 90 days while connected to a network in the Chemistry building. If you have any questions please contact the helpdesk. To get started please select your operating system:

Note Chemistry Students: should use the CCB Virutal Desktop Infrastructure whenever possible as opposed to installing the software locally. This will ensure that you are on the latest version, and all data you create will be backed up on the department's servers. The IT staff does not support personal laptops and can't recover lost or damaged hard drives.

Please Select your Operating System:   Windows | Macintosh OSX | Linux

Windows Installation Instructions

Windows operating systems just need to download and install the software.

1. Download the MNova Software to your desktop

CCB Mnova Software


2. Launch the program and follow through the installation wizard.


3. Launch the Program once every 90 Days while in the chemistry building to ensure you maintain and valid License.

If you have any problems please contact the Helpdesk


Note Chemistry Students: When you install and run the software the first time, your computer must be connected to the chemistry network in order to recieve a valid license. After the initial installation you must connect your comptuer and run the program once every 90 days from within the building, to keep your license active.

Macintosh OSX Installation Instructions

1. Download the Mnova Software for OSX

MNOVA Software

2. Launch the .DMG file and install the program

3. Download the CCB Mnova License File and save it to your desktop.

CCB License File

4. Launch the Mnova software from your Applications Directory. When prompted to activate the software, point the program to the license file you just downloaded


5. Launch the Program once every 90 Days while in the chemistry building to ensure you maintain and valid License.

If you have any problems please contact the Helpdesk


Note Chemistry Students: When you install and run the software the first time, your computer must be connected to the chemistry network in order to recieve a valid license. After the initial installation you must connect your comptuer and run the program once every 90 days from within the building, to keep your license active.

Linux Installation Instructions

1. There are many different Linux Distributions, you will have to download the correct version of the sofware for your operating system

Linux MNOVA Software Versions

2. Download the CCB Mnova License File and save it to your desktop.

CCB License File

3. Launch the Mnova software from your Applications Directory. When prompted to activate the software, point the program to the license file you just downloaded


4. Launch the Program once every 90 Days while in the chemistry building to ensure you maintain and valid License.

If you have any problems please contact the Helpdesk


Note Chemistry Students: When you install and run the software the first time, your computer must be connected to the chemistry network in order to recieve a valid license. After the initial installation you must connect your comptuer and run the program once every 90 days from within the building, to keep your license active.