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Instructions for installing Simple Search on Windows.

Windows version download

1. Download the file to where you can easily access it.

2. Select the extract file wizard from the folder where you downloaded the zip file.

3. Extract the zip file to your Documents folder.

3. Install Anaconda Python

To use Simple Search, you need to have a program called Python on your computer. Also, you need a specific version of Python. Luckily it's free and opensource. To get Python and to ensure that you can take full advantage of Simple Search's features, download the Anaconda version of Python 3.6 at the following web site:

Continuum Analytics

But, before you link to Anaconda's download page, please read the download and installation instructions here on this page.

At https://www.continuum.io/downloads , click the Download for Windows tab and click to download the 64-Bit installer for the Python 3.6 version.

If your computer will not install the 64-Bit version, try installing the 32-Bit installer.

Once you have installed this software, you are good to go...