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Where can I find Kent State software downloads?

Mac Software for All Windows Software for Faculty/Staff Only
Mac Software for Facutly/Staff Only Free and Discounted Software for All

Free Office for Students

 Free Office for students!




Windows Software for All

asp KSU Cisco VPN for Windows Vista/7/8

The VPN helps you access Kent State resources, including library databases, from off campus.  
FlashLine user name/password required.     Instructions

exe FlashZone-WPA XpressConnect for Windows Vista/7/8

XpressConnect will set up your computer for the secure wireless network.  
FlashLine user name/password required.   Instructions

php FileZilla for Windows

Software used to connect via SFTP to research/personal.kent.edu for building personal web pages.   Instructions

Microsoft Security Essentials for Windows

Free antivirus/antimalware protection for Windows users.  Recommended for personally-owned computers.

asp SSH Client 3.2.9 for Windows

Connect to research/personal.kent.edu via SSH.  FlashLine user name/password required.  Instructions

pl Respondus Lockdown Browser for Windows

Lockdown Browser is a custom browser that locks down the testing environment within Blackboard Learn.

Mac Software for All

asp KSU Cisco VPN for Mac OS X 10.6 or newer

The VPN helps you access Kent State resources, including library databases, from off campus.    
FlashLine user name/password required.  Instructions

dmg FlashZone-WPA XpressConnect for Mac OS X 10.4 or newer

XpressConnect will set up your computer for the secure wireless network.  
FlashLine user name/password required.    Instructions

php FileZilla for Mac OS X 10.5 or newer

Software used to connect via SFTP to research/personal.kent.edu for building personal web pages.    Instructions

aspx Sophos Anti-Virus Home Edition

Free antivirus software for Mac OS X.  Recommended for personally-owned computers.

asp SSH Instructions for Mac

Connect to research/personal.kent.edu via SSH.  No download required.

pl Respondus Lockdown Browser for Mac

Lockdown Browser is a custom browser that locks down the testing environment within Blackboard Learn.

Windows Software for Faculty/Staff Only

asp KSU Cisco VPN for Windows Vista/7/8

The VPN helps you access Kent State resources, including library databases, from off campus.  
FlashLine user name/password required.     Instructions

exe KSU ApplicationXtender Web Client for Windows

FlashLine user name/password required.

exe KSU Java for Windows

For use with Banner INB. Students should download the latest Java

exe  Cisco Jabber for Windows
FlashLine user name/password required.

exe Firefox 3.6 for Windows (for CommonSpot)

Browser used by faculty, staff and student employees to edit web pages in the university's content management system. Non-CommonSpot users should download the latest version of Firefox.

Mac Software for Faculty/Staff Only

asp KSU Cisco VPN for Mac OS X 10.6 or newer

The VPN helps you access Kent State resources, including library databases, from off campus.    
FlashLine user name/password required.  Instructions

dmg Cisco Jabber for Mac

FlashLine user name/password required.

exe Firefox 3.6 for Mac (for CommonSpot)

Browser used by faculty, staff and student employees to edit web pages in the university's content management system. Non-CommonSpot users should download the latest version of Firefox.

Free and Discounted Software for All

dmg Adobe Creative Suite

Available for both university and personally-owned computers.

dmg Statistical Software

Includes AMOS, SPSS, JMP and SAS.

dmg Mathematica

Must be enrolled at a qualifying campus.

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