Service Catalog: Lab and Classroom Computer Software

Summary (what you get):

IT Services includes the following software on most campus computer lab and technology-enhanced classrooms for use by students, faculty, and staff:

  • Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher, etc.)
  • Adobe Creative Suite (Acrobat, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, etc)
  • Maple
  • Matlab
  • SPSS
  • Mathematica
  • Web browsers
  • File compression software
  • CD/DVD burning software

This is a reminder that updates, changes or additions to software on lab and classroom computers will only occur twice a year--during summer and winter breaks. All requests for software updates, new application installs or configuration changes must be submitted to the Help Desk (helpdesk@hws.edu) according to the following guidelines:

Requests and Updates Schedule
Semester Requests due by Lab Updated
Fall June 1 annually at least three weeks prior to the start of classes
Spring November 1 annually at least one week prior to the start of classes

Services included:

Refer to the listing of specific software and classrooms below.

Classroom and Computer Lab Software
Software MM Lab
Windows (25)
Learning Commons
Macintosh (17)
Learning Commons
Windows (17)
Macintosh (20)
Gulick 208
Windows (31)
enhanced Classrooms
Access X   X   X X
Excel X X X X X X
InfoPath X   X   X X
PowerPoint X X X X X X
Publisher X   X   X X
Word X X X X X X
Acrobat Pro X X X X X X
After Effects       X    
DreamWeaver X X X X X X
Fireworks X X X X X X
Flash Pro X X X X X X
Illustrator X X X X X X
InDesign X X X X X X
LiveCycleDesigner X   X   X X
Photoshop X X X X X X
Final Cut Express 4       X    
iDVD   X   X    
GarageBand   X   X    
iMovie   X   X    
iPhoto   X   X    
iWeb   X   X    
Live Type       X    
Shake       X    
Web Browsers
Firefox X X X X X X
Internet Explorer X   X   X X
Safari   X   X    
Media Players
Adobe Media Player X X X X X X
QuickTime Player X X X X X X
Realplayer X   X   X X
Windows Media Player X   X   X X
Other/course specific
ArcGIS X          
Audacity   X   X    
ChemBioOffice X X X X   X
DNR Garmin X       X  
EcoBeaker X X   X X  
Google Earth X   X   X X
GPS Utility X          
Maple X X X X X X
Mathematica X X X X X X
Matlab X X X X X X
MestReC X   X   X X
NASA World Wind X          
Python X          
SAS X          
SimBio Virtual Labs X     X X  
SketchUp X X   X X  
SuperLab         computer 2-9  
TurningPoint           X

power button If you are having difficulty or you have unanswered questions, please submit a request, call the Help Desk at  (315) 781-4357, or e-mail helpdesk@hws.edu.