#LancsBox: Lancaster Desktop Corpus Toolbox
How to get #LancsBox?
You can download #LancsBox from the following link. The same file works with all operating systems. By downloading #LancsBox you agree with the conditions of the license (CC BY-NC-ND).
How to use #LancsBox?
#LancsBox is completely portable and does not require installation. You can run it from your computer's hard drive or a memory stick. There are three easy steps to follow:
- Download #LancsBox.
- Extract the contents of the zip file into a directory of your choice.
- Run the LancsBox.jar. Usually this just requires you to double-click on the file — if that does not work, you may need to update Java on your computer. If you have a computer with a 64-bit operating system, choose 64-bit java.
- Here is a step-by-step guide.
How to run #LancsBox with larger corpora?
#LancsBox is a powerful desktop system which allows working with small and mid-sized language corpora. The size of the corpus that can be processed with #LancsBox directly depends on how powerful your computer is. Look at tips on how to optimise your computer for running #LancsBox with larger or multiple small/mid-sized corpora.