Software Training Offered

The Center for Academic Excellence offers the software listed below:

DESCRIPTION

SOFTWARE

Operating System

Windows 7 Professional – This operating system is installed on all CAE machines.

Web Browsers

Windows Internet Explorer 8.0 – This allows users to view and interact with Web pages.

Mozilla Firefox 6.0.2 – This allows users to view and interact with Web pages.

Opera 11.11 – This allows users to view and interact with Web pages.

Pearson LockDown Browser 1.04 – This program prevents users from accessing other browser windows or opening other applications when taking certain tests and quizzes online.

Office Suites

Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2010 – This suite allows users to create a variety of document types, including spreadsheets, presentations, databases, and text documents.

OpenOffice.org 3.3 – This suite allows users to create a variety of document types, including spreadsheets, presentations, databases, and text documents.

Digital Media Creation and Editing

Adobe Creative Suite 5 Master Collection – This software allows users to design Web pages, create documents, create and edit 2D graphics, and create and edit 2D animation.

Integrated Development Environment

Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 Ultimate – This IDE allows users to develop software applications using C, C++, C#, F#, and Visual Basic. It also allows users to develop Web applications.

Database

Microsoft SQL Server 2008 – This is relational database software that allows data storage and retrieval among other software applications.

Keyboarding

Keyboarding Pro DELUXE 2.0 – This program assists users in building keyboarding skills.

Optical Disc Authoring

CDBurnerXP 4.3.8 – This program allows users to put information on CDs and DVDs.

Accessibility

ZoomText 9.1 – This software allows users to magnify sections on the computer screen. It also allows users to hear everything written on the screen. It is available on certain computers in the CAE. Please inquire with CAE staff if you need assistance locating a machine with this installed.

Scanning

Windows Fax and Scan – This software allows users to make a digital image of two-dimensional media, such as documents and pictures. Please inquire at the front desk within room 1610 of Harshman Hall if you need directions for using or locating the scanner.