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Supported Apple Mac Software

Accessing the networked software applications

Mac OSX networked applications can be accessed from the MacSoft volume, when mounted on your desktop. Please read the Mac OS X Software Service document before using any of the software. 


The software applications can accessed at: afp://  (a Mac only link)

Alternatively, from the OSX Finder:

  • select Go menu, Connect to Server...
  • In  the Address field type and select Connect
  • When prompted type in your network username and password and select Connect
  • Highlight the MacSoft volume and select OK to mount the volume MacSoft on your desktop.

Tip: You may alias the mounted volume for future quick access. To do this:

  • highlight the MacSoft volume
  • from the File menu select Make Alias.


Supported Apple Mac Software

Application name Number of licences
Word Processing
Word 2011Site
Lotus Notes 8.5Site
Outlook 2011Site
Apple Mail 4.5 & 5Free with Mac OS X
FileMaker Pro 1050
Excel 2011Site
Adobe Photoshop CS230
PowerPoint 2011Site
OmniGraffle Pro 5.250
Statistics & Graphing
SPSS Statistics 20Site
EndNote X5Site
Project Planning
OmniPlan 250
Web Browsers
Safari 5Free with Mac OS X
Firefox 3.6 & 10esrFree
Sophos Antivirus 72000