MAXQDA free download for Mac


03 September 2020

Collect, Transcribe, Organize, Analyze, Visualize, Publish.


MAXQDA is a software package for qualitative and mixed methods research and the only leading QDA software to offer identical features on Windows and Mac

Use MAXQDA for any type of qualitative research - including but not limited to grounded theory, literature reviews, exploratory market research, qualitative text analyses, and mixed methods approaches

The Interface: Sleek & easy to use
  • Your Data
  • Your Codes
  • Document Browser
  • Retrieval
All your data, one place:

With MAXQDA, you’re prepared for everything
Whether it’s a simple text document, an Excel table of survey results, a PDF file, image, website, audio or video recording, SPSS data file, bibliographic record, or focus group discussion - even YouTube comments and Twitter data - you can analyze it all!

Transcription & media analysis:

Built-in tools for professional transcriptions of audio and video recordings. Of course, you can also import transcripts you’ve created in a separate program and link your transcripts to the original media file. Or code and analyze your media file as it is - even without transcribing it before

Visualize your data & results in MAXQDA:

Whether it’s for your analysis or publication, MAXQDA’s visual tools are tailor-made for qualitative research. Visualize the progression of an interview, compare documents, or use MAXMaps to visualize connections in your data. The outputs are always linked to the underlying material - so you’ll never lose sight of the bigger picture

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Annotate, Paraphrase, Summarize:

Write notes while you work and attach them anywhere - to documents, to codes, or to the data itself. Summarize the most important data points or paraphrase them to develop a coding system. With the Memo Manager, Summary Grids and Summary Tables you’ll never lose track of your progress!

What's new in MAXQDA

Version 200902 (2020.2):
  • Dark Interface Theme: Open general preferences to switch beetween the light and the dark interface color scheme
  • Optimized performance while updating a currently displayed word frequency result table or a Word Cloud after editing stop list items
  • Optimized performance while opening or filtering a large number of memos in the Memo Manager. Both actions are now 50% faster
  • "All Memos" icon added to the Memos menu tab. Click the icon to view all of the memos in your project in the Memo Manager
  • Faster scrolling in the Document Browser: Middle-click using the mouse wheel to activate quick scrolling in text and PDF documents
  • Fixes an issue that prevented users working on a Mac from selecting Excel files as external files in the Stats module (Analytics Pro)
  • Fixes an issue where the information in the bottom toolbar about the number of currently activated documents and codes was not immediately updated as soon as a document group or a top-level code was deleted
  • Fixes an issue where the option to differentiate tables by Document Sets was not available immediately after creating a new Document Set
  • Fixes an issue while displaying text segments inside the Smart Coding Tool where the first character of a segment was missing
  • Fixes an issue while handling specific special characters for text that is copied from the Document Browser window into some text editing tools
  • Fixes an issue while highlighting search terms in the List of Documents if the document name contains specific special characters
  • Fixes an issue while importing variables from Excel files where MAXQDA did not recognize existing integer variables if the variable description contained more than the limit of 63 characters
  • Fixes an issue while sorting variables in various variable selection dialogues. They are now sorted in the same order as they are in the List of Document Variables
  • Fixes an issue while using Shift + arrow keys to extend a text selection in the Document Browser if the text was selected from the bottom upwards
  • Fixes several display issues that occurred while using a monitor with the display scaling set to 300% (Windows)

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