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Benchmark Dose Tools

Benchmark Dose Software (BMDS) Version 3.0 - Download

Download BMDS 3.0 (rel. 2018-09-28)

For Microsoft Windows systems running the 32-bit version of Microsoft Excel 2016 or later.

The BMDS download package includes the BMDS 3.0 ReadMe file and the BMDS 3.0 User Guide.

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Downloading/Installing

BMDS 3.0 is distributed as a .zip file, which can be unzipped to any folder where the user has read/write privileges. Administrator privileges are not required.

  1. Right-click and select “Save Target As” or “Save Link As” for the  BMDS 3.0 install package (ZIP)(6 MB, September 30, 2018)
  2. Unzip the file to a local directory. For best results, place the  folder (and its subfolders) in the simplest, shortest directory, without special characters or spaces, and for which you have administrative rights (for most users, this will be C:\Users\[user's LAN ID], but sometimes includes C:\).​
  3. To launch BMDS 3.0, select "bmds3.xslm."

If you have problems or concerns, please refer to the Help tab in the Main workbook or contact us using our Help Desk Form.

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System Requirements

BMDS 3.0 requires Microsoft Excel 2016 for Windows or later with macros enabled (visit the Microsoft support site for information on enabling Excel macros). At this time, only the 32-bit version of Microsoft Office is supported. Note: the 32-bit limitation applies only to the version of Microsoft Office. BMDS 3.0 is compatible with 64-bit versions of Microsoft Windows that have 32-bit Microsoft Office installed.

Support for 64-bit Microsoft Office 2016 is planned for release in the near future.

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Keeping Previous BMDS Versions for Specific Models

BMDS 3.0 does not contain the following models:

These models are not maintained or supported by EPA at this time, but can be accessed in the archival BMDS 2.7

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