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Classroom-Use Software
This page contains links to commonly-used classroom software that students can install on their personally-owned computers.
Adobe Acrobat Reader DC: Adobe Acrobat Reader DC allows users to view, print, and comment on PDF documents.

Download link: https://get.adobe.com/reader/
Uncheck any “optional offers” that may appear to the left of the download link. Take caution, as these may take a second to appear on the page but will still install unless unchecked.
Download the upper option designated as “Reader”, not the trial of Adobe Acrobat Pro placed immediately below.

User guide: https://helpx.adobe.com/reader.html
Audacity: Audacity is used for the recording and editing of audio.

Download link: https://www.audacityteam.org/download/

User guide: https://manual.audacityteam.org/ 
Autodesk:Autodesk software includes a wide range of programs used for engineering and design purposes.

More detailed instructions to access Autodesk software through the college are described in
this section of the Knowledgebase.
Chemdraw:
Chemdraw is a software designed for drawing chemical structures and laboratory notes and experiment write-ups.

More detailed instructions to access Chemdraw through the college are described in this section of the Knowledgebase.
Skype:
Skype is a telecommunications tool that allows for voice and video conferencing.

Download link: https://www.skype.com/en/get-skype/

User guide: https://support.skype.com/en/skype/all/
VLC Media Player: VLC Media Player is used for playing and streaming media, including both downloaded videos and DVDs.

Download link: https://www.videolan.org/

User guide: https://wiki.videolan.org/Documentation:User_Guide/
Zoom:Zoom, much like Sype, is a tool for voice and video conferencing.

Download link: https://zoom.us/download

User guide: https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/206175806-Top-Questions
7-Zip
:
7-Zip is used to create and extract zipped (compressed) archives.

Download link: https://www.7-zip.org
If you're not sure whether your computer has a 32-bit or 64-bit CPU, download the 32-bit (x86) option.
User guide: https://www.7-zip.org/faq.html
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