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Gaussview is software for building molecules and setting up Gaussian jobs.


Gaussview 5 and 6 are available on managed Linux workstations and local compute servers.

Instructions for users: 

If you are on a local managed Linux workstation or local compute server then Gaussview 5 is bundled with the Gaussian 03 and Gaussian 09 programs on those machines; Gaussview 6 is bundled with Gaussian 16. Please use the instructions for one of those.

If you are on an unmanaged Linux machine or a Mac please see or for instructions on how to access the software (members of the department of Chemistry only).

Licence Details: 

The University has a site licence for Gaussview 5 and 6 for EM64T Linux (ie Linux running on modern PC hardware), and also for MacOS X on Intel hardware.

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