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About Downloads


What software is available for download?

    Stedman's Plus Spellchecker Standard Edition, Stedman's PDA Products, Quick Look Electronic Drug Reference, and many of the Stedman's Word Books on CD-ROM are currently available for download. Simply add the product to your cart and proceed with checkout.

    If you are ordering Stedman's Medical Dictionary PDA or Stedman's Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing PDA, you will be directed to Skyscape.com to complete your purchase.

    If you'd like to order one of our other software products, such as Stedman's Plus Spellchecker Premium Edition, you can order the CD-ROM product simply by adding the item to your cart and clicking on "Check Out."

How do I download Stedman's software?

    After completing the check-out process, sign in to your account and click on the "My Downloads" section under “My Account.”

    On the “My Downloads” page, select from the list of files available to you, then follow the simple instructions to download the file to your computer.

    You can come back to lww.com to download your file at any time within 15 days by using Username and Password you created during checkout.

Are downloads refundable?
    No, we are unable to refund downloadable products.
What do I do after I download my Stedman's program?

    After successfully downloading your Stedman's software, you must follow the installation instructions to install the program to your computer. You will find complete installation instructions and user guides on your "My Downloads" page under the heading for each downloaded title.

    If you require additional assistance after reviewing the Installation Instructions and Technical Support's Top Issues, please contact our Technical Support staff at wkhealth-support@wolterskluwer.com or toll free at 1.800.638.3030.

How can I install my download on a computer not connected to the Internet?

    If you would like to install Stedman’s software on a computer not connected to the Internet, you must purchase a copy of the CD-ROM product. On the product page for the program you would like to order, make sure that the Product Type is "CD-ROM." Simply add the product to your cart and proceed with checkout. You may also order through Customer Service at 1.800.638.3030.

I want to download a file for more than one user or for a network. Can I?

    Stedman’s software downloads are only available to Single Users. Please carefully review the License Agreement presented to you before you install your download. If you have more than one user and would like information on purchasing a Multi-User License, please visit our Multi-User Software page or call toll-free 1.800.326.1685.

If I’m not satisfied with the program after I download it, can I return it?

    No. Once you successfully download our software, we will be unable to offer refunds.

What if I am unable to successfully download the software? Will I still be charged?

    Since we require pre-payment on all downloads, your credit card is charged for the amount of the purchase before you have access to the download. If you have problems downloading the software, please contact Technical Support at wkhealth-support@wolterskluwer.com for assistance.

I bought the downloadable version of a Stedman’s software product. Can I get a backup copy on CD-ROM?

    No. You must elect whether you'd like to purchase the download product or the CD-ROM product. If you would like to receive a CD-ROM copy of the program, you must order the shippable CD-ROM product.

How do I make a backup copy of my Stedman’s download?

    To make a backup copy of your Stedman’s download, save a copy of the .exe file that you downloaded from the stedmans.com website (or .dmg file, if you purchased the Mac file) to a floppy disk, CD-ROM, or portable hard drive.