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AQUATOX 3.1 Download Page

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System Requirements

Current Version: 3.1 Plus
Release Date: May 2014
Development Status: General Release
Development Information: Release Notes - changes and known deficiencies
Development Language: Delphi 2007
Operating System MS Windows 98, 2000, NT, or XP
Memory Requirements 1 GB RAM
Disk Requirements 1 GB free disk space
Hardware Pentium PC, 2.0GHZ or higher (or equivalent)
Operating System Windows XP, Vista, 7, or 8
Memory 4 GB RAM
Disk 32 GB free disk space

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Download Files:

Document / Optional

File Type / Priority File Name/Format/Size File Description
Install Required  Aquatox 3.1Plus(1 pg, 11 MB) / Zipped file application and documentation.
Document optional

Installation guide

release 3.1 installation guide
Document optional Fact Sheet 3.1 Fact sheet 3.1
Document optional Data Libraries Bibliography of AQUATOX data libraries
Document optional Annotated Bibliography Annotated Bibliography
Document optional User's Manual User's Manual
Document optional Technical Documentation Technical Documentation
Document optional Extension to BASINS AQUATOX 2.1 User's Manual for the Extension to BASINS
Document optional Model Validation Reports Model Validation Reports
Document optional Sensitivity Analysis Sensitivity Analysis
Document optional Technical Notes Technical Notes
Document optional Training Slides Training Slides
Document optional Data Sources Data Sources of Parameter Values

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Installation Information

You are downloading a zipped InstallAware file. This file includes the AQUATOX model, example studies, and data. Once the download completes, unzip the first file, then double-click the executable file. The file will unzip and be installed on your Windows PC. Please follow the instructions from the InstallAware.

Notes on Installing AQUATOX Release 3.1 Plus under Windows 7, 8, Vista, or XP Operating Systems. Aquatox 3.1 Plus is 64-bit OS compatible.

  1. AQUATOX must be initially installed by an Administrator.
  2. If AQUATOX will exclusively be run using an “administrator” account, no additional changes need to be made.
  3. If AQUATOX will be run by a user with a “standard” account, full read and write privileges must be given to that user for the directory in which AQUATOX has been installed.
  4. An alternative to adding read and write privileges: is to install AQUATOX in a directory where the user already has read and write privileges. This is the best choice when installing AQUATOX in managed desktop systems.

Additional details on installation may be found in the AQUATOX Release 3.1 Installation Guide

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Ordering Information

The AQUATOX software and its supporting documentation are available by downloading from this web site. However, several documents that were prepared for earlier AQUATOX versions and which are still applicable may still be available in print. You can obtain printed copies of the BASINS extension users’ manual and the Validation Reports from the National Service Center for Environmental Publications.

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