New Software Available in Software Center
New software packages are now available to faculty and staff at no
charge for use on university-owned computers. These packages are
available for download through Software Center, or by calling the Help
Desk at (937) 775-4827.
New Software Available:
- SPSS 23 for Windows
- SAS (see below)
- Snap&Read – a universal text reading tool
Important SAS Information
- If you already use SAS, use the Software Center to update your license code.
- If you don’t yet use SAS, call the Help Desk to request installation.
Software Center is currently available only on university-owned Windows
computers. Mac users should call the Help Desk to request software
For more information about Software Center, visit
Office 365 Services Information
Since the implementation of Office 365, CaTS has added several new
services to your Office 365 account – available to all faculty, staff,
- OneDrive for Business
- Office 365 ProPlus
- Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
- Office 365 Online Communities
Learn about each of these services at
Office 365 (SharePoint) Sites Open Q&A Sessions
CaTS will be hosting several open sessions for Office 365 Sites in Room
012 Library Annex.
- Wednesday, July 29 from 9-11 a.m.
- Wednesday, August 5 from 1-3 p.m.
- Tuesday, August 11 from 1-3 p.m.
- Wednesday, August 19 from 9-11 a.m.
No registration is needed. Along with answering questions, we will cover
how to best use project, workflow and communication features in Office
Raider Commons Being Taken Offline
On July 31, 2015, The Raider Commons website (commons.wright.edu) will
be taken offline. The functionality of this service has been replaced by
Office 365 Communities. To learn more, visit
For further assistance, please contact the CaTS Help Desk at
email@example.com or (937) 775-4827.
Windows 10 Support Information
Microsoft recently announced that Windows 10 will soon be available.
CaTS, in conjunction with departmental tech coordinators, will be
evaluating Windows 10 for compatibility with key applications and
systems. At this time, there are no plans to install Windows 10 on
For the time being, Windows 7 will continue to be the supported Windows
version for campus, but as further testing is completed, this could
change. In addition, CaTS will continue to provide limited support for
tablets running Windows 8, when running Windows 7 on the device is not
supported or recommended by the vendor. CaTS will notify the university
of any future plans to adopt Windows 10.
Issues With People Admin
Currently, People Admin (jobs.wright.edu) is having issues. The vendor is working now to resolve the problem. If you have any questions, call the CaTS Help Desk at (937) 775-4827, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Wright State App
The Wright State App helps you stay connected to the university like never before. Access critical information about your courses, accounts, and other information directly from your phone or tablet.
Atomic Learning offers video tutorials on current and popular software titles, including Microsoft Office and products from Adobe. Free for all faculty, staff, and students!