Software and Application Support

Get help with software and applications such as document imaging and management, student and faculty information systems, finance, human resources and procurement systems, library systems, and software installation, troubleshooting and support.

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Adobe Products

Software information for Adobe products, including Creative Cloud and Acrobat Pro DC.


AutoCAD can create any 2D drawing and 3D model or construction that can be drawn by hand. The program also allows the user to group or layer objects, keep objects in a database for future use, and manipulate properties of objects, such as size, shape, and location.

AutoCAD has numerous applications in a wide range of fields. The program can be used for simple projects, such as graphs or presentations, or complex designs, like drawing up the architecture of a building.

Avaya one-X Communicator

UND's softphone.

BeyondTrust (formerly Bomgar)

BeyondTrust Remote Support (formerly Bomgar) enables you to remotely access and fix nearly any device, running any platform, located anywhere in the world. With Remote Support, support professionals can work on multiple systems simultaneously, chat with multiple end-users at once, and work with other reps in the same session to fix problems faster.

Campus Connection

Campus Connection (Campus Solutions) is the student administration system of Oracle’s PeopleSoft product. It is used for students to register for classes, check their bill, and other administration functions. Campus Connection is used throughout the North Dakota University System.


UND provides a virtual desktop environment using Citrix. Citrix allows you to remotely access various applications from home, work, and mobile devices from any location that has an internet connection.

Dining Services

Software and applications specific to the Dining Services, such as BioConnect and credit card machines.


This category is for Facilities specific software, such as SnagIt, Master Works, Arbor Pro, and BlueBeam.


FAMIS software is used for facilities maintenance, space planning, and energy management.

Library Systems

Software and applications specific to the Library, such as EZproxy.


Linux operating system specific installations, software, etc.


Medicat is medical scheduling software that is available via Remote Desktop to Student Health Services and University Counseling Center. The Remote Desktop shortcut can be deployed via SCCM. Any end-user who is using Medicat will also need a toolset named Screwdrivers for printing and scanning into the system which is also available to be deployed via SCCM.

Any issues occurring within the Medicat system should be documented and sent to the AIS team for further troubleshooting. When documenting the issues, please make sure to include the end-users name and department.

Medicat Support: (866) 633-4053, Option 2

Office 365

UND uses Microsoft Office 365 for university email, which also includes calendaring and storage options.

Perceptive Content

Formerly ImageNow by Perceptive Software, Perceptive Content is the document imaging system used by UND. Perceptive Content works by capturing documents electronically and storing them on a central server. Once they have been captured they are inspected for quality and indexed with document keys, so they can be easily searched and retrieved.


SAS (Statistical Analysis System) is used by various departments for data management and analysis.

SPSS Statistics

SPSS Statistics is a software package used for interactive, or batched, statistical analysis. It is used by several departments and is available through Citrix.

Student Health Services

Software and applications specifically used by Student Health Services.


How to do things within TeamDynamix, such as how to create KBs and associate articles together.

Testing Center / PearsonVUE Testing System

PearsonVUE is one of the companies that Testing Services provides tests through. UND Testing Services is a PearsonVUE Select Site.

Their site ID is: 75947

Gerri Lorenz is the person that they contact to create users, but Karen, Mary, and Jay (from TS) are the ones who will be administering and proctoring the tests for the students.

Pearson support number is: 1-800-704-3613, option 1, then option 3. You're calling from the University of North Dakota Testing Services Center. They will ask for the site ID first. Be wary if they don't ask for the site ID as it may not actually be Pearson.

University Police Department (UPD)

Software and applications specific to UPD.

Wellness Center

Software and applications specific to the Wellness Center, like Fusion.

Articles (31)

Pinned Article How can I check the status of NDUS systems?

Link to the NDUS System Status page and how to subscribe for email and text notifications.

Pinned Article How do I clear my browser's cache and cookies?

Clearing your browser's cache or saved website data can help trouble-shoot a number of problems.

Pinned Article How do I get Windows 10 Education?

This article provides step-by-step instructions and screen shots to download Windows 10 Education. Windows 10 Education is free for UND students and is offered for a reduced price for UND faculty and staff personal use through the UND Software Store.

UND faculty and staff working on UND owned computers should contact UIT to have machines updated to Windows 10.

Pinned Article How do I install apps from the Software Center?

Learn to use Software Center to install commonly used applications provided by UND IT on a university owned Mac.

Pinned Article How to log into a UND checkout laptop

Steps to create a Windows profile on UND Tech Support checkout laptops both on campus and off campus.

Pinned Article Preparing to work remotely as a faculty/staff

Do you need to work from home? Headed to a conference and need access to your work files? Self-quarantined for illness?

ArcGIS for student use at home

How to get ArcGIS for home use.

How do I access Aperio software?

The Aperio Image Scope Viewer can can be downloaded at It is for the Clinical Laboratory Sciences programs.

How do I change the default audio on a Mac?

Locate and select the System Preferences icon in the dock. In the System Preferences window, select Sound.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ Select the Output tab. Make your audio output selection.

How do I change the Windows default audio?

Steps to change WIndows default audio.

How do I compress a video?

Steps to compress videos for Windows and Macs.

How do I create a MATLAB account, download and install MATLAB?

Step-by-step guide to create and account, download, and install MATLAB.

How do I Create a Recording Using Quicktime

Steps to create a recording using Mac Quicktime.

How do I Create a Recording Using Voice Recorder?

How to create a recording using Windows Voice Recorder.

How do I find what version of Windows I am using? Do I use 32-bit or 64-bit?

Need to know if you are using a Windows 10, 64-bit? Or Windows 7, 32-bit?

How do I get Aperio Technical Assistance?

It is best to contact your instructor if you need Aperio technical assistance. Please use your course syllabus to find the email address for you course instructor. If you course instructor does not respond to your concerns within 3 business days then please contact Janna Schill at or 701-777-6302.

How do I get started with Mathematica for Home Use?

How to create a Mathematica account and request a license.

How do I log into Handshake?

The system authenticates using NDUS.identifier username and password. This is the same information used for Campus Connection and Blackboard.

How do I order the textbooks for my course?

Steps for where and how to purchase course textbooks.

How do I print only selected PDF pages?

Steps to print only specific pages in a PDF.

How do I turn off or make an exception for pop-up blocker?

Links to show how to adjust pop-blocker settings for each browser.

How do I update my computer?

A step by step guide to check for and install updates for both Windows and Mac computers.

How do I update my UND Directory Profile?

Instructions for updating your profile in the UND Directory.

How to allow apps from Anywhere on Mac High Sierra

“Allow applications downloaded from anywhere” option is hidden by default in Gatekeeper for Mac High Sierra. You can see this by going to the Security & Privacy preference panel, and under the “General” section you will not find such an option for Gatekeeper app allow settings.

How to convert DVD’s to MP4 using Handbrake

Steps to convert DVDs to MP4 using Handbrake app.

How to install Install Access 2016

Steps to install Access 2016 when it will not work in Citrix. This is not Mac compatible.

How to install OriginLab software

OriginLabs software is a graphing and analysis software available to UND students enrolled in specific STEM courses. If you do not know if your department has provided licensing for you to use the software, please check with your department or instructor.

Preparing to return to campus work as a faculty/staff

Returning to campus work? Find what you to get your technology back up and running on campus.

TeamViewer alternatives

Please do not use the free version of this app on any UND computer as it poses serious security issues.

What are the Aperio Credentials?

It is best to contact the instructor of your course if you have questions regarding your Aperio username and/or password. Please use your course syllabus to find the email address for you course instructor. If you course instructor does not respond to your concerns within 3 business days then please contact Janna Schill at or 701-777-6302.

What is Digital Measures?

Learn about the Digital Measures tools for faculty.