Available Software

Having issues?
Visit the Technology Consultation Room in MD Anderson Library or call the TCR at 713-743-2696.

Microsoft Windows computers

Available software includes:

  • Adobe Acrobat DC
  • Adobe Acrobat Distiller DC
  • Mozilla Firefox
  • Google Chrome
  • Microsoft Edge
  • Microsoft OneDrive
  • Microsoft Office Suite 2013
    • Word 2013
    • PowerPoint 2013
    • Access 2013
    • Excel 2013
  • Microsoft OneNote
  • VMware Horizon Client (to access virtual software, see below)
  • Windows Media Player

Apple iMac computers

Available software includes:

  • Adobe Acrobat X Pro
  • Audacity
  • DPS App Builder
  • Mozilla Firefox
  • Fugu (SFTP)
  • GarageBand
  • Google Chrome
  • iDVD*
  • iMovie
  • Microsoft Office 2011
    • Word 2011
    • PowerPoint 2011
    • Excel 2011
    • Outlook 2011
  • Microsoft OneNote
  • Microsoft Silverlight
  • QuickTime Player
  • Apple Safari
  • SketchUp 2010 and 2016
  • VLC Media Player
  • VMware Horizon Client (to access virtual software, see below)

*Our iMac computers do not have disk drives.

Virtual software

The following software are available virtually using the VMware Horizon Client.

Open the client on any library computer and log-in with your CougarNet to access these software.

These software can also be used on your own device. Learn more about using these library software virtually.

  • Adobe Acrobat DC
  • Adobe After Effects CS6
  • Adobe Bridge CS6
  • Adobe Dreamweaver CS6
  • Adobe Encore CS6
  • Adobe Fireworks CS6
  • Adobe Flash Builder 4.6
  • Adobe Flash Professional CS6
  • Adobe Illustrator CS6
  • Adobe InDesign CS6
  • Adobe Media Encoder CS6
  • Adobe Photoshop CS6
  • Adobe Prelude CS6
  • Adobe Premiere Pro CS6
  • Adobe Speedgrade CS6
  • ArcCatalog 10.6
  • ArcGlobe 10.6
  • ArcMap 10.6
  • ArcScene 10.6
  • AutoCAD 2019
  • Calculator
  • EndNote X9
  • IBM SPSS Statistics 25
  • MATLAB R2018b
  • R x64 3.5.1
  • RStudio
  • StataSE 15
  • Wolfram Mathematica 11

Save your work on virtual software

  1. In the software’s menu, go to “File > Save As…”
  2. Select “This PC”
  3. Find and select your device’s local storage or your inserted USB stick. It may be listed under “Devices and drives” and/or “Network locations”
  4. The files on your device or USB stick should be visible. Select your preferred location and select “Save”

Allow access to your device to save

You must give VMware Horizon Client access to the storage space and/or USB stick to save.

VMware will ask you to allow access when the client is first launched. Select “Allow” when this window appears.

To allow access after launch, or to change these settings:

  1. Go the the settings in VMware Horizon Client
  2. Go to “Sharing”
  3. Check the box labeled “Allow access to [your username]” to allow access to your device’s storage
  4. Check the box labeled “Allow access to removable storage” to allow access to your USB stick or other removable storage devices