B. Are there any differences between MAXQDA on Mac and Windows?

MAXQDA 2018 – No differences between Windows and Mac

MAXQDA 2018 is the same software product for both Windows and Mac. Any differences are owed to the operating system itself (i.e. the feel and look of system buttons or drop down menus, audio and video capabilities).

MAXQDA 12 – No differences between Windows and Mac

MAXQDA 12 is the same software product for both Windows and Mac. Any differences are owed to the operating system itself (i.e. the feel and look of system buttons or drop down menus, audio and video capabilities).

MAXQDA 11 – Small differences between Windows and Mac

In MAXQDA 11 you will notice minor differences between the Windows and the Mac OS X version of our software:


for Windows

for Mac
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Support foot pedals for transcriptionScience
Science II
Science
Import from NVivo or Atlas.ti
Contact our
online support
Printing PDF and images with code stripes
Complex retrieval of coded segments for
audio and video clips
Intercoder agreement also for audio/video/images/tables
Exclude word combinations in MAXDictio word frequencies
Intersection and proximity of codes for audio and video files
Import and Export OpenOffice files from ODT-Format


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