VWCC has negotiated an Enterprise Licensing Agreement (ETLA) with Adobe which permits us to install Adobe Creative Cloud and Adobe Acrobat on computers on campus, in the same way we install Microsoft Office products under the Microsoft Campus License. Since the Adobe Creative Cloud includes a large number of individual products which take up a lot of space on the computer, we will be creating specific packages for users as required. Please contact the Help Desk with requests for specific software packages from the Creative Cloud suite that you need for your classes or for your office computer.
If you require only Adobe Acrobat Professional, it can be individually installed by request.
As per the terms of the Adobe ETLA license referred to above, VWCC Faculty/Staff can purchase annual subscription licenses for Adobe Creative Cloud software for $9.75/year from this web store, which also has subscription licenses for other academic software. Note that the terms of the Adobe ETLA restrict Creative Cloud subscriptions to Faculty/Staff so it is not available to students, though they may purchase subscriptions to the other software on the web store. Click here for instructions. (PDF)
VWCC faculty and staff can now get Office 2013 for their home computer. Microsoft is charging $9.95 per copy to download the complete version of Office 2013. The $9.95 gives you a license to install Microsoft Office on one home computer. You can also purchase a backup DVD for $13.99. This is still an excellent deal and is only available to VWCC faculty and staff, not to students.
Download instructions can be found online by clicking this link. (PDF)
Students, faculty and staff can now download Symantec Antivirus products for use on their personal computers.
The Help Desk will make good faith effort to answer installation questions of VWCC clients via one of the option listed below. On-campus support will be given higher priority and resolution of home installation problems is not guaranteed. Note, support for home use of this software is strictly limited to college related work only!
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