Erdas Installation Instructions

Download, install, and license Erdas

  • Follow this installation guide that walks you through the installer and student licensing steps for Erdas 2020
  • Note that you can download the software either from Hexagon directly or from SF State's Box folder. To download from SF State, go to and log in with your SF State credentials prompted (i.e., your 9-digit id number and associated password)
  • Download the zipped file called imagine-v16.6Update1-win-x64  and use Extract All to extract the contents
  • Right-click on the installer (the Setup.exe file) using  the "Run As Administrator" option to begin installing the software (see guide above for installation instructions, ask your faculty member for the activation ID to license the software)