Software Center

Software Center is a new and convenient self-service software installation method. This service will allow users to upgrade to the latest software versions without having to contact Technology Support Center. This includes the Microsoft Office suite (Office 365) and Mitel Connect along with other recommended applications. 

Once installed, updates can be launched from the “Start” menu highlighted as a newly installed application, or within the “Microsoft Endpoint Manager” group. 

Please note, it may take up to 48 hours for complete installation to all computers on the campus network. The below applications are expected to be included initially: 

Regarding Office 365 installation: 

  • You are encouraged to upgrade older versions of Office to Office 365. 
  • It is not necessary to uninstall older versions of Office prior to install. 

Upgrading to Office 365 is easy!  Simply select Office 365 from the Applications list: 

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Then, click “Install”.  
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Updates will be added to the Software Center to allow users to stay up to date with the latest applications and upgrades available.  For assistance, please contact the Technology Support Center at helpdesk@umsl.edu.