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Now COD is available for PDXL: Integrated Powder X-ray Diffraction Software!

If you own PDXL, COD can be used along with phase identification in PDXL after installing the index file of COD which Rigaku provides. Please install it according to the following procedure.

NOTE: For any publications, including academic papers, presentations at conferences, etc. in which you report the results of phase identification, Rietveld analysis, etc. obtained using COD in PDXL, please make reference to:

Grazulis, S.; Chateigner, D.; Downs, R. T.; Yokochi, A. F. T.; Quiros, M.; Lutterotti, L.; Manakova, E.; Butkus, J.; Moeck, P. & Le Bail, A.;
"Crystallography Open Database -- an open-access collection of crystal structures",
J. Appl. Cryst.
, 2009, 42, 726-729.


  1. Download the installer PDXLCODsetup.exe (625MB).
    Download PDXLCODsetup.exe

  2. Execute it.
  3. Click OK for the following message.
  4. Wizard dialog box will appear. Click Next.
  5. Select I accept the items of the license agreement and click Next.
  6. Enter User name and Company name, and click Next.
  7. Click Install. Installation will be completed in a few minutes.
  8. Click Finish to complete the installation.

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