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What software is available on UniDesktop?

UniDesktop is on two parts.

There are icons that you can click on directly:

Your K: drive MS Office Excel 2013
Staff only -  Outlook 2013 MS Office PowerPoint 2013
MS Office Word 2013 NVivo 10

By clicking on the desktop icon, you can access a Windows 7 SP1 operating system plus software including the following:

7 Zip Endnote Open Office
Accelrys Draw Google Chrome PCounter Wbalance
Adobe Digital Editions Inspirations Photofiltre
Adobe Reader Internet Explorer QuickTime Player
Audacity Mendeley Read Write
CamStudio Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook) Real Player
CD Burner Mind Genius SPSS
Celtex Minitab VLC Media Player
CutePDF Maker Mozilla Firefox Windows Live Essentials
Ebrary Multi Resource Client NVivo



Browser Plugins and environment

Adobe Flash player (IE and Firefox) Adobe Shockwave Player
Microsoft Silverlight Java 6 Webstart Environment
Java 6 Runtime Environment Java 6 Runtime Environment x64


In addition, the following School/staff specific software is also provided:

Applied Sciences

Argus Lab CCP1GUI
DnaSP FigTree
Microdiet MtPhyl
Network Genetics Pymol
Rasmol ViewLite
VMD WinCoot

Art, Design and Architecture

(selected times only by selecting the ADA lab computers icon) 

Adobe CC packages Autodesk packages
Archicad Artlantis
Assyst Optitex
Scotweave Sketchup


Forecast Pro MIT APP Inventor
Paragon Sage 50
Vivien Designer


Blue J 3.0.7 Borland Together 2008 R2 SP1
Calmat Crimson Editor
Direct X SDK June 2010 NetBeans 7.1.2
Notepad++ Oracle 10g
PuTTy Xming
XNA Graphics Studio 4


Freemind Gamemaker
Hot Potatoes Photo Story 3
Quizdom Actionpoint

Music and Humanities

Adobe Audition CS6 Antconc English App
Auralia 4 Burli
MLCT English App Musition 4
Praat English App Sanako Student 1200
Sonic Visualis


Administrative systems for which you have permissions MS Office Access 2003
MS Office Excel 2003
The awards winner 2012, 13, 14, 15
University of the year 2013
QS 4 Star Logo
Athena Swan Bronze Award

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