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Software for Personal Devices

Posted July 19, 2021

The following article applies to personal devices. For College computers, see current Software Configurations and Software Center. Before you start, you will need access to the following: a Bryn Mawr College account a laptop or desktop w/ internet access Access to some of the following software is dependent on your current enrollment/employment status. Table of […]

Microsoft Office: Personal Devices

Posted July 15, 2021

The following article applies to personal devices. For Public/Lab computers, see Microsoft Office: Public/Lab Computers. Before you start, you will need access to the following: a Bryn Mawr College account a personal laptop or desktop computer with internet access Table of Contents: Office365: Overview Installing Microsoft Office Questions?   Office365: Overview You can install Microsoft Office […]

Adobe Creative Cloud: College Computers

Posted July 15, 2021

The following article applies to College-provided computers. For personal devices, see Adobe Creative Cloud: Personal Devices. Before you start, you will need access to the following: Bryn Mawr College community members: a College account Haverford & Swarthmore community members: a free Adobe ID Table of Contents: Public/Lab Computers Faculty & Staff Computers Questions?   Public/Lab Computers […]

Adobe Creative Cloud: Personal Devices

Posted July 15, 2021

The following article applies to Faculty & Staff personal devices. For College computers, see Adobe Creative Cloud: College Computers. Before you start, you will need the following: a Faculty & Staff Bryn Mawr College account a laptop or desktop computer with internet access Table of Contents: What is Creative Cloud? Installing Adobe CC Software Updating Adobe […]

Installing Programs and Printers via Software Center for Mac

Posted June 24, 2021

This article has been retired. Please see the Using Software Center section of Software Center: Installing Programs for the most up-to-date information.   Questions? If you have any additional questions or problems, don’t hesitate to reach out to the Help Desk! Phone: 610-526-7440 Email: help@brynmawr.edu Location: Canaday Library 1st Floor

Software Center: Installing Programs

Posted June 24, 2021

Before you start, you will need access to the following: a College-provided computer internet access Windows: if you are off-campus, connect to the Pulse Secure VPN   What is Software Center? Note: Software Center is not available for personal computers. Software Center allows Faculty and Staff to download commonly used, College-provided programs on their College-provided […]

Software Configurations for College Computers

Posted September 1, 2020

This article covers most of the configurations used for College computers and what software can be found on them. Last updated: September 1st, 2020 Note: This article uses collapsible sections, click on the arrows to expand/hide information.   Standard (newly imaged computers)   Windows 10 7-Zip Adobe Acrobat DC Adobe Flash Player ArtStor OIV Audacity […]

Standard Software Configurations on College Computers

Posted September 1, 2020

This article has been retired. Please see Software Configurations for College Computers for the most up-to-date information.   Questions? If you have any additional questions or problems, don’t hesitate to reach out to the Help Desk! Phone: 610-526-7440 Email: help@brynmawr.edu Location: Canaday Library 1st Floor

Using Microsoft Teams

Posted March 12, 2020

Teams is a college-supported platform for connecting synchronously with students and other staff members. You do not need to request that a Team be created in order to use the Teams app for communication and collaboration with students and colleagues. Detailed documentation for teaching with Teams is available here: https://techdocs.blogs.brynmawr.edu/8297 Getting Started Getting Started: What is […]

Mathematica and Wolfram|Alpha Pro

Posted January 31, 2019

Mathematica is now available in downloadable “Desktop” and cloud-hosted “Online” versions. Both are included in Bryn Mawr’s license. Mathematica Desktop is installed on all Bryn Mawr public library computers and many departmental teaching and lab machines. To access Mathematica Online, Wolfram|Alpha Pro or install Mathematica Desktop on other machines, please follow the directions for Getting Access […]

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