How do I download and install software from IUware?
IUware (at IPFW, http://iuware.ipfw.edu/) 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 , or, on a software download page, click . After logging in, click . 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.
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
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Last modified on 2015-09-17.
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