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Installed software (not key-served)
Key-served software
Web-based applications
Downloadable software

PLEASE NOTE: Smith-licensed software can be installed only on Smith-owned computers due to licensing and asset-tracking restrictions.

Installed Software
(not key-served)

The following software is installed on all faculty, staff, and computer center computers and is fully supported by ITS:

  • Microsoft Windows or Apple Macintosh OS
  • Microsoft Office for Windows: Excel, PowerPoint, Word
  • Microsoft Office for Macintosh: Excel, PowerPoint, Word

Transitional support is provided for previous versions of these applications. If you have any questions about supported versions, please contact the IT Service Center at ext. 4487.

The following applications are not supported by ITS:

  • Microsoft Access 2003 (Windows only)
  • FileMaker Pro (installed by request only*)
  • MySQL (installed by request only*)

*To request these applications, send email to 4its.

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Key-Served Software

The following key-served applications are included in the standard FCAP and administrative images. Most of these applications are also available in the student computer centers.

Application Platform Support*
Adobe Acrobat Professional Mac & Windows Full

Adobe Creative Suite

  • Bridge
  • Contribute
  • Device Central
  • Dreamweaver
  • ExtendScript Toolkit
  • Extension Manager
  • Flash
  • Fireworks
  • Illustrator
  • InDesign
  • Media Encoder
  • Media Player
  • Photoshop
  • Pixel Bender Toolkit

Mac & Windows Partial support for:


None otherwise
Apple DVD Studio Pro Mac only Partial
Apple Final Cut Pro Mac only Full
Apple QuickTime Pro Mac & Windows Full
ATLAS.ti Windows only Install only
Circle Systems Stat/Transfer Mac & Windows Install only
Clavis Windows only Partial
Kurzweil 3000 Windows only Full
Minitab Windows only Partial
Motion Software Mac only Partial
Revolution Mac & Windows Full
StataCorp Stata Mac & Windows Install only
Synergy Software KaleidaGraph Mac only Full

*Levels of Support:

  • None: This application is not supported by Smith
  • Install only: Help with installation questions only
  • Partial: Help with basic operational questions only
  • Full: Help with all questions

To request help with any supported application, please contact the IT Service Center at x4487.

Note: Additional specialized applications are available in the Smith Media Studios, Digital Video Lab, the Technology Learning Commons, and the Visual Communications Resource Center. Click here to learn more.

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Web-based Applications

The following web-based applications are fully supported by ITS, unless otherwise noted:
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Downloadable Software

Smith students, staff, and faculty can download the following applications and utilities from the Smith software download site:
  • Microsoft Security Essentials
  • CCleaner
  • Spybot Search & Destroy (Windows only)
  • SSH, Core FTP LE, and Fetch file transfer utilities
  • Chrome, Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Safari web browsers
  • Adobe Reader
  • Windows, QuickTime, RealPlayer, Flash & Shockwave media players
  • Stuffit file expander (Macintosh only)

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