Sibelius 8.x

Installation Instructions

  • IE users may click on the following link to begin the installation process, for other browsers you will need to copy & paste it into the Run or Search box of your Start Menu:


  1. Select your Language preference
  2. Click on Install Sibelius 8
    1. Please be patient as it may take a few minutes for the installation manager to load
    2. Click Yes on any UAC popup windows you may receive
  3. Click Next at the Welcome Screen
  4. Accept the license agreement, click Next
  5. Click Next at the Select Destination Folder screen
  6. Click Next at the Select Start Menu Folder screen
  7. Click Install and the installation will begin to copy files
  8. You may see the loading bar be empty for several minutes. This is normal and the files are still being copied over. Do not cancel the install.
  9. Click Finish
  1. The first time you run the application, you will be required to connect to the Network License Server which will be on the bottom left. It will be labeled as “Specify License Server for multiseat licenses”.
  2. Copy and paste the Server Name: NETAPP01.OLIN.EDU:7312 into the new dialog box. After about a minute, you should be directed to the Sibelius application

Important Note: You must be connected to one of Olin's internal networks (either a wired jack or “OLIN” wireless) to connect to NETAPP01.