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 (309) 677-2964 to be switched to the new software. If you need free anti-virus software for a personally owned computer, click here.

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

VPN (faculty/staff)

Malware Bytes

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


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


To get a license, download link and install instructions for SPSS, please send a email request to

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