SoftwareInformation Technology How To

Software for machines migrated into WashU IT Shared Services is available through Software Center (Windows) and Self Service (Mac). 

Request new software in ServiceNow ( for users supported by WashU IT).

Using Software Center (Windows)

To see applications available to install on your machine, open your Software Center:

Start menu  start  >  All apps > Microsoft System Center > Software Center

  1. Double-click the application you’d like to install.
  2. Click Install button. It may take a few minutes for the application to download.
  3. You will be alerted when the installation is successful. The app will appear in the Start menu, under the All apps category. Right-click the app name in your list to choose to Pin to Taskbar or to Start menu for quicker access.
  4. To uninstall, open Software Center again. Double-click the app icon. Click Uninstall.