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Software Downloads

Some of the software below may not be officially supported by OIT for use on UT Arlington inventoried computers. Some of the software is only supported by the Help Desk for student use. Before installing any of the following software on a UT Arlington inventoried computer, first check that it is on the Supported Software list.

For the list of supported software in OIT computer labs, please visit OIT Computing Facilities page.

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Dreamspark Downloads (Students Only)

Currently enrolled UT Arlington students can download professional Microsoft developer, designer, and gaming software through DreamSpark at no charge. Dreamspark should not be installed on University-owned assets.

Learn more about DreamSpark or see a list of available software.

CrashPlan

CrashPlan is a comprehensive solution that will provide automated backup of your most important data for Mac, Windows, or Linux computers.

Please e-mail the Help Desk at helpdesk@uta.edu  or call 817-272-2208 for installation assistance.

 

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CrashPlan

CrashPlan is a comprehensive solution that will provide automated backup of your most important data for Mac, Windows, or Linux computers.

Please e-mail the Help Desk at helpdesk@uta.edu  or call 817-272-2208 for installation assistance. 

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Antivirus Software

McAfee Agent is the client-side component providing secure communication between ePolicy Orchestrator and managed products. It also serves as an updater for managed and unmanaged McAfee products. The installation of McAfee agent will result in the installation of the McAfee antivirus software product called VirusScan Enterprise for Linux.

UTA Asset - Linux Download

VPN

VPN stands for Virtual Private Networking. It creates an encrypted secure tunnel from the client to the VPN concentrator installed at the edge of the campus network. This secure tunnel allows the user to check e-mail, pass data files back and forth, and perform other transactions as if they were actually on the campus without the fear of the data being exploited while traveling over the Internet.

For standard VPN connection, please install the Cisco VPN AnyConnect Client. See setup instructions

Cisco VPN AnyConnect

VPN Client (self-executable)- For the older IPSEC VPN Client please see setup instructions

Web Browsers

Mozilla Firefox

Mozilla Firefox (originally known as "Phoenix" and briefly as "Mozilla Firebird") is a free, open-source, cross-platform, graphical web browser developed by the Mozilla Foundation.

FTP Clients

PuTTY

OpenSSH - Linux RPM packages

OpenSSH - Unix/Linux source distributions

Operating Systems

Red Hat Enterprise Linux

CrashPlan

CrashPlan is a comprehensive solution that will provide automated backup of your most important data for Mac, Windows, or Linux computers.

Please contact your department's desktop support associate or Help Desk at 817-272-2208 for installation assistance.