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LyX Win32 Installation Guide

All you need for the Win32 version of LyX

  1. http://prdownloads.sourceforge.net/miktex/small-miktex-2.4.1705.exe?download
  2. ftp://ftp.lyx.org/pub/lyx/contrib/latex-xft-fonts-0.1.tar.gz
  3. http://www.imagemagick.org/download/binaries/ImageMagick-6.1.3-Q16-windows-dll.exe
  4. http://www.home.zonnet.nl/rareitsma/lyx/lyx-1.3.3-win32.exe
  5. http://www.home.zonnet.nl/rareitsma/lyx/lyx-1.3.3-win32.r00
  6. http://www.home.zonnet.nl/rareitsma/lyx/lyx-1.3.3-win32.r01

Procedure:

Follow the installation of miktex (no. 1).
Copy the fonts (no. 2) to the Windows font dir (WinXP default: C:\Windows\Fonts).
Optional intall ImageMagick (no. 3)
for graphics conversion.
Unpack the lyx rar archive (no. 4, 5 and 6).

Start LyX by the exe file located in the bin directory and enjoy …

(source: LyX-Win32Port)

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