Software Center is the application that replaces Run Advertised Programs on university-owned Windows computers. Software Center is the source for software that is licensed and available for faculty and staff to install on university-owned Windows desktops and laptops.
When Software Center is first installed, it will show up in the Start Menu as a new application:
You can search for Software Center by typing the word “software” in the search box:
This is what Software Center looks like on a Windows 10 Start Menu:
You can browse to Software Center by opening the Start Menu, All Programs, Microsoft System Center, Configuration Manager:
Available software may include: Adobe Audition, Dreamweaver, Illustrator, inDesign, Photoshop, ArcGIS, ChemOffice Professional, JMP Pro, Kaleidagraph, MathCad, Mathematica, MiniTab, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Project, Microsoft Visio, Nvivo, Read & Write Gold, SAS, SigmaPlot, SPSS, Stata, X Manager.
Check the box for the software and then click the blue Install button.
For additional information or assistance, please contact the Tech Desk at 570.577.7777 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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