ALEKS - Assessment and Learning

Manual Installation of the ALEKS plug-in on Windows

To manually download and install the plug-in:

  1. Ensure that your computer and browser meet the minimum requirements.
  2. Download the setup program (below).
  3. Run the setup program and follow the instructions.
  4. Restart your browser.

download aleks318.exe (3.0M)

System-Wide Installation (MSI)

An MSI Windows Installer is also available for download:

download aleks318.msi (3.9M)

To run the MSI:

  1. Download the aleks318.msi file.
  2. Run the following command as an administrator:
    CALL MSIEXEC.exe /I [path_to_msi_file] /quiet /LV [path_to_install_log]

The parameter /LV is optional and will output information regarding the installation into the log file specified by [path_to_install_log]

CALL MSIEXEC.exe /I C:\downloads\aleks318.msi /quiet /LV C:\downloads\install.log

Important: Running the MSI file from your web browser, double clicking on the MSI file, or running the MSI file using "Run as administrator", will not work. Please make sure to run the MSI from a command prompt as an administrator.