** For more information on computer labs at each campus, click on campus name above**

KT325 - Library

This site provides up-to-date information about computer lab software builds for Northwest College campuses. Select a campus from the menu above to find the current software build for a particular room.

For department chairs: Complete the Software Installation Request form in order to have Software installed or updated in a room.

Standard Build for HCC West Region Computer Labs

The applications below are part of our standard build and are installed along with the specialized applications listed for each lab:

Microsoft Office Suite

Company Application Version Description
Microsoft Word 2016/365 Word processing
Microsoft Excel 2016/365 Spreadsheet application
Microsoft PowerPoint 2016/365 Presentation application
Microsoft Access 2016/365 Database application
Microsoft InfoPath 2016/365 Forms application
Microsoft Outlook 2016/365 Email client application
Microsoft OneNote 2016/365 Personal organizer

Windows Essentials

Company Application Description
Microsoft Moviemaker Movie editor (basic)
Microsoft Photo Gallery Image viewer
Microsoft Windows Media Player Video Player
Microsoft Notepad Text editor (basic)
Company WordPad Text editor (basic)
Microsoft Paint Picture editor (basic)
Microsoft Snipping Tool Screen capture software
Microsoft Sound Recorder Audio capture application
Microsoft Problem Steps Recorder Screen shot/clicks recorder

Web Browsers

Company Application Description
Microsoft Internet Explorer Web Browser
Mozilla Firefox Web Browser
Google Chrome Web Browser

Security and Virus Protection

Company Application Description
Microsoft System Center Endpoint Protection Antivirus application

Plugins, Utilities and Other

Company Application Description
Microsoft Silverlight Multimedia Plugin
Adobe Flash Player Multimedia Plugin
Adobe Shockwave Multimedia Plugin
Adobe Acrobat PDF Editor
Oracle Java Web applet