Recommended Applications to Download

Application Name Description Download
Anti-Virus Software Symantec Endpoint Protection (SEP) formerly known as Symantec Anti-Virus Software is a virus and spyware scanning program created by Symantec Corporation. ECSU has purchased a SEP site license for ECSU faculty, staff, or students. For Faculty and Staff to download,click here.

For Students to download, click here.
Adobe Reader A free program that allows you to read documents in PDF format. To download, click here.
Adobe Flash Player Adobe Flash Player is software for viewing animations and movies using computer programs such as a web browser To download, click here.
Java Runtime Environment Java is used for proper web page functionality for a lot of campus applications, including Banner. To download, click here.
Microsoft Security Essentials Assists in helping guard against viruses, spyware, and other malicious software. It provides real-time protection for your PC. To download, click here.
Malwarebytes Assists with advanced malware detection and removal of viruses, worms, trojans, rootkits, dialers and spyware. To download, click here.
Spybot Detect and remove adware files/modules, clean program and Web usage tracks from your system To download, click here.

Optional Applications to Download

Application Name Description Download
Office 365 This web-based service is FREE to Faculty, Staff, and Students. Office 365 allows anywhere-access to the latest version of the Office applications (i.e. Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, etc.) on a PC, Mac, and select mobile devices.

License Agreement per Account
Each user is allowed 5 copies per device type (up to 15) for download. Device types include (1) Laptop/Desktop: PC and Mac; (2) SmartPhone/Mobile Devices: Android, iPhone, iPod, Blackberry; and (3) Tablet: iPad, Surface, Samsung. The PC version is compatible with Windows 7 and later only.
Request Access to Download Office 365
Submit an IT Ticket (include name and Banner ID).
Google Drive Allows you to store and access your files anywhere on the web, on your hard drive, or on the go easily by installing the Google Drive on your very own PC or mobile device. To download, click here.
QuickTime Player A FREE multimedia development, storage, and playback technology from Apple. Quicktime files combine sound, text, animation, and video in a single file. To download, click here.
Read & Write Text Help This provides a discrete, customizable toolbar that integrates reading, writing, studying, and research support tools with common applications. For Mac computers, click here. For Windows computers, click here.
Web Browsers Google Chrome
Internet Explorer
Mozilla Firefox
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Windows Updates Get the latest updates available for your computer's operating system, software, and hardware. To update, click here.

Non-Supported Spyware Software

To view the non-supported spyware software, click here.