Download Diamond Version 4.0.0
DIAMOND is distributed as a self-extracting executable file (*-Setup.exe). It is
provided with online-help, a user manual/tutorial, the "Crystallography Open Database" (COD)
as well as several sample files.
The software package provided below can either be used to install the Diamond demonstration
version or to install the Diamond full version for the electronic delivery option.
The download package contains a general license file that lets Diamond run as demonstration
version only. In order to turn Diamond into a full version, you have to obtain a
special license file that you typically receive per e-mail when you purchase a software
license for Diamond with the "electronic delivery option". (The special license
file will replace the general license file with the instructions provided with this
Note: If you have ordered the Diamond installation package on a software DVD (rather
than downloaded from here), the special license file is already included in this
Restrictions of the demonstration version
The DIAMOND demonstration version is identical with the full version except of
the following restrictions:
Changes in structure documents cannot be saved in the original file formats of
Diamond 3 (the Diamond Document format, "diamdoc") and the Diamond Structure
File format ("DSF"), which has been used by earlier versions of DIAMOND.
Banner: A banner with "Diamond Demonstration Version" will be written
into saved bitmaps, Windows Metafiles, and printouts.