The FSU Thesis Template package is distributed as a ZIP file. Unzipping the the file creates a new folder containing documentation, the template files, and some example files to get you started.
The ZIP file has been packaged for Windows users. Unix and Mac users will
probably want to
unzip -a to convert the text files for
use on your platform.
Before you can use the template, you must have a working LaTeX installation on your computer. You'll find more information and links in the Help section.