BioSum Software

Software Requirements

The minimum requirements for running BioSum (not included in installation package):

  • Microsoft Windows XP Professional or Microsoft Windows 7
  • Microsoft Office 2010 32bit with Access and Excel
  • Microsoft .Net Framework 4.0
  • ArcGIS 10.0 or later
  • FVS Suppose V.2.02 or later

Full Installation Package

The setup software included in the full installation package includes:

  • FIA BioSum
  • Oracle 11g Express Edition (XE)
  • FIADB Oracle Schema
  • R 3.1.2
  • OpCost R script

For access to the full installation package send your name, institution, and intended use to, and a link to the download page will be provided.


Latest Version of BioSum

Download the newest version of FIA BioSum as they are released. Use this link only if the full installation package has already been installed.

FIA BioSum - (fia_biosum_setup_vBeta578.msi, 5.1 MB, updated 5/15/17) follow the instructions below for installation.

  1. 1. Click the above link to download.
  2. 2. Save the file to your local computer when prompted.
  3. 3. Uninstall any previous versions of FIA BioSum.
  4. 4. Once the download is complete, double-click the .msi file to install.