MAXQDA Manuals & Handbooks

The free MAXQDA Manuals assist you in providing detailed information on all functions of our QDA software.
If this is your first time working with MAXQDA you can get started very quickly with the help of our
Getting Started Guides.


MAXQDA User Manual

You can find detailed information about all MAXQDA features in the user manual
(PDF or online).

MAXQDA 12 User Manual (PDF)
MAXQDA 12 User Manual (Online)

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MAXDictio Manual

MAXQDA Plus and MAXQDA Analytics Pro contain the dictionary and content analysis module MAXDictio. It makes it easy to explore the vocabulary used in a text as well as to find out the similarities or differences between the vocabulary of various texts.

MAXDictio Manual (PDF)
MAXDictio Manual (Online)

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Stats Manual

MAXQDA Analytics Pro contains the stats module. Stats provides all the features to conduct quantitative analysis and statistical evaluations.

Stats Manual (PDF)
Stats Manual (Online)

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stats

Manuals for older versions of MAXQDA

MAXQDA 10

MAXQDA 10 Introduction
MAXQDA 10 Manual
MAXQDA 10 MAXDictio

MAXQDA 10 had a separate manual for the quantitative text analysis tool MAXDictio (only included in MAXQDA Plus).

MAXQDA 2007

MAXQDA 2007 Introduction
MAXQDA 2007 Manual
MAXQDA 2007 MAXDictio
MAXQDA 2007 MAXMaps

MAXQDA 2007 had separate manuals for the quantitative text analysis tool MAXDictio (only included in MAXQDA Plus) and for the mapping tool MAXMaps.