Minitab 188.8.131.52 is the latest free update to Minitab 16 Statistical Software for single-user licenses. The 184.108.40.206 update addresses critical compatibility issues between Microsoft Windows 8.1 and earlier single –user versions of Minitab 16. To avoid these issues, those using the Minitab 16 single-user version should update to 220.127.116.11 before updating to Microsoft Windows 8.1.
If you already have Microsoft Windows 8.1 and are having difficulty launching Minitab 16, please contact Minitab Technical Support for assistance.
For details on the Minitab 18.104.22.168 update, see the Minitab 16 Read Me
These control charts allow users to easily monitor rare events, such as
infections in a hospital or accidents in a production facility. They are
more effective than traditional control charts because they require less
data and offer greater statistical sensitivity.
Read the G and T Charts Tutorial
These control charts offer a more reliable indication of whether or not a
process is in control when too much or too little variation in your data may
be preventing an accurate assessment. This update also includes diagnostics
to help you determine when to use P' and U' charts instead of P and U
Read the Laney P' and U' Tutorial
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