Software Standards

Software Support


PC Platform

  • Operating Systems - Windows XP, Windows Vista
  • Word Processing – Microsoft Word 2003 and 2007
  • Spreadsheets – Microsoft Excel 2003 and 2007
  • Data Base – Microsoft Access 2003 and 2007 (installation only!)
  • Graphics - Microsoft Powerpoint 2003 and 2007
  • Telnet – CRT v. 2.4 or above
  • Email Clients – Outlook, OWA (Outlook Web Access)
  • Web Browsers – Internet Explorer
  • FTP – WS-FTP
  • Virus Scanner – Symantec Antivirus 10.X, Symantec Endpoint Protection

Limited Support:

  • Adobe Acrobat
  • Adobe Reader
  • Microsoft FrontPage
  • Microsoft Publisher
  • Visual Development Studio (installation only!)
  • VPN

Mac Platform

  • System Software – OS X 10.4, 10.5 (10.6 will be supported when a compatible version of Symantec Antivirus is released)
  • Word Processing – Microsoft Word 2008
  • Spreadsheets – Microsoft Excel 2008
  • Graphics - Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Microsoft Powerpoint 2008
  • Email Client –  Microsoft Entourage 2008
  • Web Browsers – Apple Safari, Firefox
  • FTP – Fetch 5
  • Virus Scanner – Symantec Antivirus

Limited Support:

  • Adobe Acrobat
  • Adobe Reader


NOT SUPPORTED:

PC Platform

  • Linux, any version of UNIX OS
  • Windows 3.1 through Windows NT
  • DOS Operating systems
  • Pegasus Mail
  • Netscape Mail
  • Eudora Email Client
  • Any ICQ or Instant Messaging software
  • Any dial-up software unless networking is unavailable in that location
  • Any Proprietary Software
  • Freeware such as WebShots, Weatherbug, Gator, or any similar software downloaded from the web
  • Any Beta/Preview/Demo software
  • RealAudio
  • Blackberry PDA Software Systems


Mac Platform

  • OS System 9 or older and any software requiring it
  • Any Windows OS installed on an Intel Mac
  • OS X prior to 10.2
  • Virtual PC
  • RealAudio
  • Eudora Email Client
  • Any Instant Messaging software
  • Any dial-up software (user should contact ISP)
  • Any Proprietary Software
  • Shareware/Freeware
  • Any Beta/preview software
  • Antivirus software other than Symantec 10.X
  • Any utility software (Norton, Tech Tool, Disk Warrior, etc.)
  • Any software limited to the pre-G4 Mac platforms