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Benchmark Dose Tools

Benchmark Dose Software (BMDS) Version 3.1 - Download

Download BMDS 3.1 (rel. 2019-02-28)

For Microsoft Windows systems running Microsoft Excel 2010, 2013, or 2016 or later

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

The BMDS Release History details the complete list of changes included in each release.

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BMDS 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 3.1 install package (ZIP)(6 MB, 2/28/2019 11:34 AM)
  2. Open the zipped folder, then drag the BMDS folder from the zipped file to a new location on your local hard drive. For best results, place the extracted 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, 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 requires the desktop version of Microsoft Excel 2010, 2013, or 2016  (32- or 64-bit) for Windows or later with macros enabled (visit the Microsoft support site for information on enabling Excel macros). We recommend using the Office 365 or standalone Microsoft Office installation methods rather than installing via the Microsoft Store.


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Keeping Previous BMDS Versions for Specific Models

BMDS 3.x versions do 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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