Software Center for Application Installation

Purpose

Software Center is an application that allows a user to install University licensed and approved software on any TAMU-CC owned Windows workstation.

Audience 

Faculty and Staff

Important Notes

A list of software available via Software Center (PCs) can be found at Software Provided by IT. Several applications are preinstalled on University PCs as part of the initial setup. Others need to be requested using itrequests@tamucc.edu.

Prerequisites

Software Center is available when computers are connected to the TAMU-CC network either on campus or while connected to VPN.

Getting Started

Install programs using Software Center

  1. Close all applications prior to installing additional software.
  2. Type “Software Center” in the Windows search bar.
  3. Select Application.
  4. Select the application you wish to install.
  5. Select Install.
  6. Select the Installation status tab to check the status of the installation.
  7. Upon completion, the status will change from Installing to Installed.

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