How do I download and install software from IUware?
IUware should automatically detect your platform (Windows, Mac, or Linux) and display the relevant available software both in the main frame and in the category listing on the left. If you don't see the software for your operating system, at the top of the left navigation column, click your operating system.
To begin downloading the software you want, log in with your IU
Network ID. To do so, in the upper right, click
In, or, on a software download page, click
Log in to access
downloads and product keys. After logging in, click
Download. Follow any on-screen prompts.
The IUware software installer should run automatically. If it does not, navigate to the directory on your computer where you saved the downloaded program and double-click its icon. Follow the prompts to install.
Important: As of April 8, 2014, Microsoft no longer supports Windows XP with security updates. To ensure the highest security standards, the UITS Support Center no longer registers Windows XP devices to the IU network. UITS strongly recommends that you look into the options for replacing or upgrading your Windows XP computers for full compatibility with IU systems. See About end of life for Windows XP.
In most cases, files will be processed automatically. This includes
decompressing files, mounting disk images, running installer packages,
or, in cases where there is no installer, placing the software into
your download folder. If the downloaded files are not automatically
opened or installed, double-click the downloaded disk image
or compressed file. Once the image mounts on your desktop or is
otherwise unarchived, to install it, either open any included
installer package, or drag and drop the software into your
Last modified on March 24, 2014.