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Wolfram|Alpha Pro emphasizes closer interaction between the user and the Wolfram|Alpha computational knowledge engine.

  • Upload virtually any common kind of file or data for automatic analysis
  • More than 60 formats are currently supported
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How to Obtain


Wolfram|Alpha Pro is licensed for use by MIT faculty, staff, and students.
Note: Lincoln Laboratory and Whitehead Institute staff are not covered by MIT's license.

License distribution is done by Wolfram.


Create a Wolfram account (if you don't already have one):

  1. Go to the Wolfram User Portal and click Create Account.
  2. Fill out form using your email, and click Create Wolfram ID
  3. Check your email and click the link to validate your Wolfram ID.

Students, faculty, and staff: Request or renew access from vendor (Touchstone authentication required)

  1. Check your email and click the link to validate your Wolfram Alpha Pro account.
  2. Go to and sign in using your email.
    Note: If you were already using Wolfram Alpha previously, sign out and back in to activate the Pro functionality.


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