Check requirements

  • Microsoft .NET Framework 4.7.2
  • Q-Exactive Tune 2.9
  • No IAPI licence is required
  • Thermo Fisher Q-Exactive Mass Spectrometer HF/HF-X


Q Exactive classic/plus instruments were not tested and are not officially supported.

Download and unpack

The latest version 0.99 can be downloaded from and is valid until 1/1/2019. Unpack the zip file in a new folder on the local hard drive of the acquisition computer.


If necessary, create empty ‘log’ and ‘scanProtocols’ folders manually. To set up MaxQuant.Live, continue reading here.