Installing Cabri II Plus for Windows and Mac

Cabri II Plus is a geometry and interactive math software package used at St. Olaf College.

Windows Installation

To install Cabri II Plus on a College- or student-owned computer:

  1. Download the Cabri II Plus installer. When prompted, enter your St. Olaf username and password.
  2. Save the installer (cabri2plus_145_English-US.zip) to your computer. (The installer is a compressed archive .zip file.)
  3. Double-click the installer to expand the files.
  4. Open the folder and double-click on the file cabri2plus_145_English-US.exe to start the installer.  Note the README.txt file included.
  5. When prompted after agreeing to the EULA, select a Stand Alone installation. Otherwise, accept the defaults.
  6. Once Cabri II Plus is installed, run the application.  A registration/activation window will open.
    • Use the schoolsite serial number included in the README.txt file in the .zip archive to authorize the software:
    • Click I have an Internet connection, then the Activation button.
    • Add the schoolsite serial number exactly as shown in the text file included in the .zip archive (cut and paste works best) to the Purchase Serial Number field.
    • Add your personal information as appropriate.  Some fields are required to be filled.  The fields may be automatically filled for you, if so, just use the defaults.
    • Click OK.  Cabri 2 Plus is licensed and ready for use.

Macintosh OSX Installation

To install Cabri II Plus on a College- or student-owned computer:

  1. If the machine is College-owned, Cabri 2 Plus is available in Managed Software Update under Optional Software.
  2. Download the Cabri II Plus OSX license file. When prompted, enter your St. Olaf username and password.
  3. Double-click the .zip archive. A folder, Cabri2Plus_OSX will be uncompressed.
  4. A README.txt file will be the only file in the folder.  This will have the schoolsite serial number to license the software.  You’ll need this in a minute.
  5. Connect to the Prime drive on the St Olaf network, and go to Prime/Installs/Cabri II Plus/OSX.  You’ll see the Cabri II Plus app; drag it into your Applications folder on your computer.  You may need to authenticate to approve the installation.
  6. Once Cabri II Plus is in the Applications folder, run the program.  A registration/activation window will open.
  7. Use the schoolsite serial number included in the README.txt file in the .zip archive to authorize the software:
  8. Click I have an Internet connection, then the Activation button.
  9. Add the schoolsite serial number exactly as shown in the text file included in the .zip archive (cut and paste works best) to the Purchase Serial Number field.
  10. Add your personal information as appropriate.  Some fields are required to be filled.  The fields may be automatically filled for you, if so, just use the defaults.
  11. Click OK.  Cabri 2 Plus is licensed and ready for use.

 

Additional Information

Cabri II Plus is published by Cabrilog.
The Cabri II Plus product information page is located here.

Versions and Availability

St. Olaf has a site license for Cabri II Plus. This allows Cabri II Plus to be installed on college-owned computers as well as faculty- and student-owned computers. St. Olaf is currently running Cabri II Plus version 2.0. It is available for both Windows and OSX for Mac.

If you need further help

Contact the IT Helpdesk: helpdesk@stolaf.edu, or x3830.