Employees may install and update software per the instructions below, or request any that aren't therein.
To use software that you may not otherwise have, you can remotely access either a virtual desktop or a campus computer.
Access a virtual version of a generic campus computer from your personal computer. This option can be done anytime, but has less software available. More info coming soon.
Connect to a specific campus computer from your personal computer or device. This option can only be used when such computers are available, but offers more specialized software.
See the Find software section, below, to search for computers with a particular program.
Install / update
YCP owned computers
Windows 10 (Software Center)
Select the Search Windows button in the taskbar (lower left).
Search for Software Center.
Select the application that you want to install/update.
You may minimize the screen while the software installs.
To check the progress, select Installation status, on the left.
If you can't find the software that you want, contact us.
macOS (Self Service)
Click Install or Reinstall for your chosen software.
If you don't see what you want, select Activity, at the top, then Update for your chosen software.
You'll receive a notification when your install/update is complete.
If you still can't find the software that you want, contact us.
Here you can find which buildings, rooms, and computers (accessible to all students) have a particular software.
This does not include specialized labs nor some restricted-access programs; please contact us for more info.
Select your preferred Software, then the drop-down beside Building will show which buildings have it. Select a building to see which rooms have it, then a room to see which computers.
Once you've chosen a computer, either visit the room (the front of every computer tower has a white sticker with its name*), or access the computer remotely.