Windows Software and Freeware

Antivirus Protection for University owned computers

Recently, Bradley University has switched to Microsoft Endpoint Protection for University-owned computers. All new computers ordered through Campus Computer Sales will come with the new antivirus client already installed. If you are having a problem with your current Symantec Antivirus software, please contact the HelpDesk at x2964 to be switched to the new software. If you need free anti-virus software for a personally owned computer, click here.

Root certificates update (Windows 7 and Vista only)

Install the update for root certificates.

Windows Automation API update (Windows XP only)

Install KB971513x86-ENU.

Root certificates for BUsecure

Download and install these certificates if necessary to configure BUsecure wireless.

Can't open, edit or save Office 2007 or 2008 files?

The Microsoft Office Compatibility pack allows older versions of Microsoft Office for Windows (2000, XP, 2003) to open files created in the new format. You must first install updates (very important) before installing the Compatibility Pack.

Install Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack

Mathematica 7.0

If you're doing anything technical, think Mathematica--not just for computation, but for modeling, simulation, visualization, development, documentation, and deployment.

Why Mathematica? Because this one integrated system delivers unprecedented workflow, coherence, reliability, and innovation. Rather than different toolkits for different jobs, Mathematica has been built ground-up over nearly 20 years to deliver one vision: the ultimate technical application and environment.

A site license is available for Bradley University Faculty/Staff for Single-Machine or Network (lab) licensing. Contact the Technology HelpDesk for information.

VPN (faculty/staff)

Malware Bytes

Install and run Malware Bytes to check for spyware that may cripple your system.

FTP

An instructional PDF is available for help installing the license key and using CrossFTP for your Sakai class.

Adobe Reader

Download Adobe Reader to view documents saved in the Portable Document Format (pdf).

 

Questions? Concerns? Call the Technology HelpDesk at (309) 677-2964