Applications

Software application information for the Penn community, including Penn's Supported Products.

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Posted on: March 15, 2013
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Apple's Mail is among several email clients in use on campus, and is not supported by all schools and units. Please refer to the document Email Specifications by School, or speak with your local support provider to find out which e-...

Posted on: March 15, 2013
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Chrome is a web browser released by Google.

All versions of Chrome automatically update to the latest available version. Information Systems & Computing (ISC) strongly suggests allowing these update processes to complete...

Posted on: March 15, 2013
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databeast Inc.'s dataComet-Secure is the recommended text-based network access client for OS X. dataComet-Secure supports Kerberized Telnet, TN3270, SSH1, and SSH2.

This version of dataComet-Secure has been configured to...

Posted on: March 15, 2013
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Adobe Dreamweaver is the HTML/web authoring software application recommended for ISC's clients, including off-campus students. Dreamweaver is a solution for professional web site design and production. You can develop web sites,...

Posted on: March 14, 2013
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Mozilla.org's Firefox is a University supported web browser for Windows and OS X.

Note: Many schools and units have standardized on the use of specific applications and operating systems. Faculty and staff should speak to...

Posted on: March 14, 2013
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FileMaker, Inc.'s FileMaker Pro is the database program recommended for ISC's clients, including off-campus students and is in common use at Penn. FileMaker Pro can be used to build flat file and relational databases from raw data...

Posted on: March 14, 2013
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Fetch Softwork's Fetch is the supported and recommended FTP client for OS X file transfers. Fetch has a graphical interface for FTP that lets you log onto any host running an FTP server to download software. Fetch can be used for...

Posted on: March 14, 2013
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Microsoft released Internet Explorer 11 for Windows 7 SP1 on November 7th, 2013. Microsoft plans to push out Internet Explorer 11 to computers running Windows 7 as an Important update via Automatic Update within the next few weeks....

Posted on: March 14, 2013
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Microsoft Excel is the University's supported and recommended spreadsheet and numerical analysis application for both OS X and Windows. Microsoft Excel can be used to enter, edit, parse, and format data; write formulas; generate...

Posted on: March 14, 2013

This document provides instructions for configuring Microsoft Entourage 2008 EWS for use with Microsoft Exchange-based email and calendaring.

Entourage 2008 is one of several email clients in use on campus and is not supported by all Schools...