IT and computing help


FAQs on software usage and licensing at the University, both on managed and non-managed computers.

Remote Software

The University service that allows staff, students and Visitors to remotely access a huge variety of software often otherwise unavailable to install on personal machines.

Remote Software

Software deals, availability and replacements

Getting software for your personal computer:

Replacing license / code for software

Software available in open-access labs

Complete list of software deals through the University

Request software be made available for University-managed computers (secured)

Microsoft Windows

Available software to install on my University-managed Windows PC

Software Center

Apple Mac

How to install software on my University-managed Mac via the Self Service

SPSS license on Macs not being retained

If you find that, after entering your University license code in SPSS software on your Mac, that it is still saying it is unlicensed, please visit:

SPSS license on Macs not being retained

Request software on University-managed Mac  

Contact the IS Helpline with your Mac's name and the details of the software required.

Find your Mac’s name (support on Apple site)  

Still need help?

For comprehensive information on this subject, please see the Software Services website:

Software Services

For any other assistance, please: