Software provided on this page is in the public domain or has been licensed by St. Norbert College for home use by our faculty, staff, and students. You will be asked to provide your SNC login ID and password in order to download software that we have licensed.
Anti-virus & anti-spyware software
Note: Although you should never have more than one anti-virus program on a computer at the same time, it is okay - recommended, actually - to have more than one anti-spyware program. For more information, see the Spyware, Viruses, & other computer problems page.
Microsoft Security Essentials
Microsoft Security Essentials is a free anti-virus and anti-spyware program. It is required for student-owned Windows computers on the SNC network, and recommended for other home computers running Windows.
Free removal of adware on a Mac by selecting the Download button.
Free removal of Adware, PUP/LPI, Toolbars, and Hijacker on Windows. Select the Download Now button.
A free version is available by selecting Free Version Download button.
Other software programs (from non-SNC download sites)
File compression utility.
Adobe Reader & Flash Player
Adobe Reader is a free program used for for viewing and printing PDF documents.
AirParrot 2 allows you to share the screen of a Windows laptop on an AppleTV. If you already have a license key, download and install the free trial, then enter the license key. Without the license, the trial version allows you to share your screen for up to 20 minutes.
Google Chrome is free web browser.
Firefox is a free web browser.
A free and open-source SFTP, SCP and FTP client for Microsoft Windows.
VLC (Windows & Mac)
A free and open-source media player that plays most multimedia files as well as DVDs, Audio CDs, VCDs, and various streaming protocols.
VMware View is available for PC, Mac, iOS and Andriod devices to access the SNC vitural lab applications.
General (non-SNC) download sites
All of these sites offer large collections of software, shareware, and freeware for all popular operating systems as well as handheld devices. The software is arranged by category, and generally includes descriptions, technical information, and reviews or ratings.