Application Software

Please note that the School requires that all incoming students have software as follows:

  • Microsoft Office Suite 2010 or newer (Also see Microsoft Office and Pricing)
  • Web browsers:   Student should be prepared to work with multiple Web browsers.   Links to browser requirements for specific systems are included below.   Additional requirements may be imposed on a per-class basis by the instructor in cases where other online resources are utilized:
    • MySJSU:   The MySJSU Sign In page will detect your current browser.   If you are using an unsupported browser, you will be notified.
    • Canvas:  See the Canvas Supported Browser page for complete information on supported browsers.
    • Blackboard Collaborate:   See the Collaborate System Requirements page for complete information on supported configurations.
    • WebData Pro   Needed for INFO 202. All current Web browsers are supported.
  • In order to use digital signatures, which are required on university forms, download a free copy of Adobe Reader DC or download the full version of Adobe. This is available free to all students - See Software Downloads
    • Information on Using Digital Signatures can be found here
  • Adobe Flash Player (Latest version)
  • Blackboard IM (aka Blackboard Collaborate Enterprise IM): Students are required to download and install the Blackboard IM client software.

    First you must activate your Blackboard IM account (Blackboard Collaborate - IM Getting Started). Then you may download the Blackboard IM client software by logging into the Web portal at: Blackboard IM Sign In page

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