Software downloads

Search or browse our list of free software downloads.

We can also help you find the software you need in a computer suite on campus.

Click on the software title to navigate to the related page where you will find information on:

  • how to download the software
  • system requirements
  • training and support.

Staff looking to have software installed on their University computer should contact their relevant IT Support Team.

Product Operating system Description
7-Zip 7-Zip Windows

7-Zip is an open-source file archive manager with a high compression ratio.

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Adobe Products for Mac Adobe Products for Mac Mac

A VIP Agreement has been arranged with Academia to allow the University to gain the highest level of discount when purchasing Adobe products.

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Adobe Products for Windows Adobe Products for Windows Windows

A VIP Agreement has been arranged with Academia to allow the University to gain the highest level of discount when purchasing Adobe products.

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Affinity products for Mac Affinity products for Mac Mac

Affinity products include:

  • Designer
  • Photo
  • Publisher
More info about Affinity products for Mac
Affinity products for Windows Affinity products for Windows Windows

Affinity products include:

  • Designer
  • Photo
  • Publisher
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Amos 29 (Network) Amos 29 (Network) Windows

Amos provides you with powerful and easy-to-use structural equation modeling (SEM) software. Create more realistic models than if you used standard multivariate statistics or multiple regression models alone. Using Amos, you specify, estimate, assess, and present your model in an intuitive path diagram to show hypothesized relationships among variables.

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Amos 29.0 Amos 29.0 Windows

Amos provides you with powerful and easy-to-use structural equation modeling (SEM) software. Create more realistic models than if you used standard multivariate statistics or multiple regression models alone. Using Amos, you specify, estimate, assess, and present your model in an intuitive path diagram to show hypothesized relationships among variables.

More info about Amos 29.0
Ansys 2022 R2 for Windows Ansys 2022 R2 for Windows Windows

Ansys is a general purpose finite element modeling package for numerically solving a wide variety of mechanical problems, used widely in industry to simulate the response of a physical system to structural loading, and thermal and electromagnetic effects. Ansys uses the finite-element method to solve the underlying governing equations and the associated problem-specific boundary conditions.

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Anti-Virus Protection for Windows Anti-Virus Protection for Windows Windows

The University recommends that you use Windows Defender which comes pre-installed on Windows devices.

Microsoft Defender is an anti-malware component of Microsoft Windows.

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ArcGIS Pro for Windows ArcGIS Pro for Windows Windows

ArcGIS Pro is the market leader for commercial GIS software.

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Autocad 2022 Autocad 2022 Windows

AutoCAD is an industry leading 2D and 3D universal CAD design, drafting, modeling, architectural drawing and engineering software.

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Autodesk Autodesk Windows

The Autodesk Campus Agreement enables usage of a mix of all Autodesk software titles.  In addition, a pool of licenses is available on a first-come-first-served basis, for staff to run Autocad 2007. The license granted from this pool is a temporary license and lasts only as long as the Autocad session does. Thereafter the license is returned to the pool for re-allocation.

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Autodesk 3DS Max 2022 Autodesk 3DS Max 2022 Windows

Autodesk3DS Max is a professional 3D computer graphics program for making 3D animations, models, games and images.

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Autodesk Inventor 2022 Autodesk Inventor 2022 Windows

Autodesk Inventor is a computer-aided design application for 3D mechanical design, simulation, visualization, and documentation developed by Autodesk.

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Autodesk Products for Mac Autodesk Products for Mac Mac

Autodesk offers a range of products through their portal.

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Autodesk Products for Windows Autodesk Products for Windows Windows

Autodesk offers a range of products through their portal. 

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Autodesk Revit 2022 Autodesk Revit 2022 Windows

Autodesk Revit is building information modelling software for architects, landscape architects, structural engineers, mechanical, electrical, and plumbing (mep) engineers, designers and contractors.

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Chembiodraw 24.0 for Mac Chembiodraw 24.0 for Mac Mac

The ChemBioDraw Ultra suite provides scientists with an up-to-date collection of scientifically intelligent applications for chemical structure drawing and analysis combined with biological pathway drawing.

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Chembiodraw 24.0 Chembiodraw 24.0 Windows

The ChemBioDraw® Ultra suite provides scientists with an up-to-date collection of scientifically intelligent applications for chemical structure drawing and analysis combined with biological pathway drawing.

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Crossover 10.0 Crossover 10.0 Linux

CrossOver Office Professional allows you to install your favourite Windows office applications in Linux.

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EasyPlot 4.0.4 EasyPlot 4.0.4 Windows

Easyplot is a tool for viewing, analysing and plotting scientific or technical data.

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Endnote 21 for Mac Endnote 21 for Mac Mac

EndNote is a tool to search online bibliographic databases and to retrieve the references directly into Endnote. Endnote is also a reference and image database for searching for bibliographic references in your private reference library.

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Endnote 21 for Windows Endnote 21 for Windows Windows

EndNote is a tool to search online bibliographic databases and to retrieve the references directly into Endnote. Endnote is also a reference and image database for searching for bibliographic references in your private reference library.

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Endnote Web Endnote Web Web

EndNote Web is a Web-based bibliographic service for students and researchers that organises personal reference collections and saves time retyping references for course work and publication.

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Gaussian Rev C.0.1 Gaussian Rev C.0.1 Windows

Gaussian 09 is the latest in the Gaussian series of programs. It provides state-of-the-art capabilities for electronic structure modeling. Gaussian 09 is licensed for a wide variety of computer systems. All versions of Gaussian 09 contain every scientific/modeling feature, and none imposes any artificial limitations on calculations other than your computing resources and patience.

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Gaussview 5.0.9 Gaussview 5.0.9 Windows

Gaussian 09 is the latest in the Gaussian series of programs. It provides state-of-the-art capabilities for electronic structure modeling. Gaussian 09 is licensed for a wide variety of computer systems. All versions of Gaussian 09 contain every scientific/modeling feature, and none imposes any artificial limitations on calculations other than your computing resources and patience.

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Labview Labview Windows

Labview is a program for signal acquisition, measurement analysis, and data presentation, offering the flexibility of a programming language without the complexity of traditional development tools.

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Maple 2024 Network for Linux Maple 2024 Network for Linux Linux

Maple is an algebraic and numerical mathematics package used for solving mathematical problems and creating interactive technical applications.

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Maple 2024 Network for Mac Maple 2024 Network for Mac Mac

Maple is an algebraic and numerical mathematics package used for solving mathematical problems and creating interactive technical applications.

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Maple 2024 Network for Windows Maple 2024 Network for Windows Windows

Maple is an algebraic and numerical mathematics package used for solving mathematical problems and creating interactive technical applications.

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Maple 2024 Single User for Linux Maple 2024 Single User for Linux Linux

Maple is an algebraic and numerical mathematics package used for solving mathematical problems and creating interactive technical applications.

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Maple 2024 Single User for Mac Maple 2024 Single User for Mac Mac

Maple is an algebraic and numerical mathematics package used for solving mathematical problems and creating interactive technical applications.

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Maple 2024 Single User for Windows Maple 2024 Single User for Windows Windows

Maple is an algebraic and numerical mathematics package used for solving mathematical problems and creating interactive technical applications.

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Maple 2024 Student Extension for Linux Maple 2024 Student Extension for Linux Linux

Maple is an algebraic and numerical mathematics package used for solving mathematical problems and creating interactive technical applications.

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Maple 2024 Student Extension for Mac Maple 2024 Student Extension for Mac Mac

Maple is an algebraic and numerical mathematics package used for solving mathematical problems and creating interactive technical applications.

More info about Maple 2024 Student Extension for Mac
Maple 2024 Student Extension for Windows Maple 2024 Student Extension for Windows Windows

Maple is an algebraic and numerical mathematics package used for solving mathematical problems and creating interactive technical applications.

More info about Maple 2024 Student Extension for Windows
Mathcad Prime 9.0 Mathcad Prime 9.0 Windows

Mathcad is the industry standard for applying mathematics. The Mathcad product family allows you to calculate, graph, and communicate technical ideas. Mathcad delivers all the solving capabilities, functionality and robustness needed for calculation, data manipulation and engineering design work.

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Mathematica Mathematica Windows More info about Mathematica
MATLAB - Linux MATLAB - Linux Linux

MATLAB is a high-level technical computing language and interactive environment for algorithm development, data visualization, data analysis, and numerical computation. Using MATLAB, you can solve technical computing problems faster than with traditional programming languages, such as C, C++, and Fortran.

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MATLAB - Mac MATLAB - Mac Mac

MATLAB is a high-level technical computing language and interactive environment for algorithm development, data visualization, data analysis, and numerical computation. Using MATLAB, you can solve technical computing problems faster than with traditional programming languages, such as C, C++, and Fortran.

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MATLAB - Windows MATLAB - Windows Windows

MATLAB is a high-level technical computing language and interactive environment for algorithm development, data visualization, data analysis, and numerical computation. Using MATLAB, you can solve technical computing problems faster than with traditional programming languages, such as C, C++, and Fortran.

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Mestrenova for Mac Mestrenova for Mac Mac

All in one software package for the data processing of nmr spectra, mass spectrometry spectra and uv/vis spectra across multiple instrument brand types.researchers can analyse their raw data files and process them into publication ready formats at home or university instead of data processing from single computer connected to instrument.

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Mestrenova for Windows Mestrenova for Windows Windows

All in one software package for the data processing of nmr spectra, mass spectrometry spectra and uv/vis spectra across multiple instrument brand types.researchers can analyse their raw data files and process them into publication ready formats at home or university instead of data processing from single computer connected to instrument.

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Microsoft Azure Dev Tools for Teaching Standard - Windows Microsoft Azure Dev Tools for Teaching Standard - Windows Windows

As of the 1st of January, 2019,  Microsoft Azure Dev Tools for Teaching Standard and Microsoft Azure Dev Tools for Teaching Premium replaced the names of Imagine Standard and Imagine Premium.

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Microsoft Azure Dev Tools for Teaching Premium - Windows Microsoft Azure Dev Tools for Teaching Premium - Windows Windows

As of the 1st of January, 2019,  Microsoft Azure Dev Tools for Teaching  Standard and Microsoft Azure Dev Tools for Teaching Premium will replace the names of Imagine Standard and Imagine Premium.

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Microsoft Office 2019 for Mac Microsoft Office 2019 for Mac Mac

Office for Mac is the essential software suite that enables you to quickly and easily create great-looking documents, spreadsheets and presentations.

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Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2021 Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2021 Windows

Office 2021 includes many of the features previously published via office 365, along with improved inking features, new animation features in powerpoint including the morph and zoom features, and new formulae and charts in excel for data analysis.

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Microsoft Office Project Professional 2016 Microsoft Office Project Professional 2016 Windows

Microsoft Office Project gives you project management tools with usability, power, and flexibility, so you can manage projects more efficiently and effectively. You can control project work, schedules, and finances, keep project teams aligned, and be more productive through integration with Microsoft Office system programs, powerful reporting, guided planning, and flexible tools.

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Microsoft Office Visual Studio Professional Microsoft Office Visual Studio Professional Windows

Visual Studio Professional Edition is a comprehensive set of tools that accelerates the process of turning the developer's vision into reality.

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Microsoft Office365 Pro Plus Microsoft Office365 Pro Plus Mac

Office365 ProPlus is a service available to registered students with an Office365 email account enabling them to use the latest full version of Microsoft Office.

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Microsoft Office365 Pro plus Microsoft Office365 Pro plus Windows

Office365 ProPlus is a service available to registered students with an Office365 email account enabling them to use the latest full version of Microsoft Office.

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Microsoft Teams Microsoft Teams Windows

Microsoft Teams is software that enables you and your team to work together remotely by giving you a collaboration platform to work within.

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Microsoft Visio Microsoft Visio Windows

Microsoft Visio is a diagramming and vector graphics application and is part of the Microsoft Office suite.

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Microsoft Windows 10 Enterprise Microsoft Windows 10 Enterprise Windows

Windows 10 is the current release of the Windows operating system, produced by Microsoft for use on personal computers, including home and business desktops, laptops, tablets, and home theater PCs.

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MindGenius 2020 (Student Use) MindGenius 2020 (Student Use) Windows

MindGenius is a mind mapping program offering the flexibility to draw a variety of concept maps and then export them to various applications.

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Mindgenius 2020 Mindgenius 2020 Windows

MindGenius is a mind mapping program offering the flexibility to draw a variety of concept maps and then export them to various applications.

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Minitab 21.0 Minitab 21.0 Windows

Minitab is a powerful statistical software package that provides a wide range of data analysis capabilites.

Minitab allows the user to create, manipulate and restructure data, produce a variety of graphs from simple charts to detailed diagrams and perform comprehensive statistical analysis.

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Minitab 19.0 Minitab 19.0 Mac

Minitab is a powerful statistical software package that provides a wide range of data analysis capabilites.

Minitab allows the user to create, manipulate and restructure data, produce a variety of graphs from simple charts to detailed diagrams and perform comprehensive statistical analysis.

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Mobaxterm Mobaxterm Windows

MobaXterm is a toolbox for remote computing. In a single Windows application, it provides loads of functions that are tailored for programmers, webmasters, IT administrators and pretty much all users who need to handle their remote jobs in a more simple fashion.

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NVivo 2020 NVivo 2020 Mac

NVivo is qualitative data analysis software designed to aid users in managing, organising and supporting research in qualitative data analysis projects. 

With purpose-built tools for classifying, sorting and arranging information,  NVivo can assist with analysing different types of data such as interview transcripts, field notes, case notes and articles.

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Nvivo 2020 Nvivo 2020 Windows

Nvivo  is qualitative data analysis software designed to aid users in managing, organising and supporting research in qualitative data analysis projects. 

With purpose-built tools for classifying, sorting and arranging information, NVivo can assist with analysing different types of data such as interview transcripts, field notes, case notes and articles.

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Origin Pro 2022 Network for Windows Origin Pro 2022 Network for Windows Windows

Origin Pro provides a data analysis and graphing workspace for scientists and engineers.

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Origin Pro 2022 Single User for Windows Origin Pro 2022 Single User for Windows Windows

Origin Pro provides a data analysis and graphing workspace for scientists and engineers. 

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Password Safe 3.4 Password Safe 3.4 Windows

Password Safe is a free and open-source password manager program for use with Microsoft Windows.  The software allows you to safely create a secured and encrypted user name/password list. With Password Safe all you have to do is create and remember a single "Master Password" of your choice in order to unlock and access your entire user name/password list.

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PGI Accelerator Server Compiler Suite Linux PGI Accelerator Server Compiler Suite Linux Linux

The PGI Accelerator Server Compiler Suite allows users to use a C, C++ or FORTRAN compiler on any campus machine running Linux. The Accelerator features include support for GPU’s and multi-core CPU’s via CUDA-FORTRAN and CUDA-x86.

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ProCite 5.0 ProCite 5.0 Windows

ProCite is a powerful Windows tool for researchers, librarians, writers, and students.

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QGIS QGIS Windows

QGIS is a free and open-source cross-platform desktop geographic information system application that supports viewing, editing, printing, and analysis of geospatial data

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Qualtrics Qualtrics Web

Qualtrics is a user friendly, web-based, interface for creating and distributing online, self-completion questionnaire surveys, monitoring participants’ responses, and downloading data into numerous software packages, including those statistical analysis packages that we use as standard in both our teaching and research (for example Excel, SPSS/PASW).

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Read & Write Gold 12 Read & Write Gold 12 Windows

Read&Write Gold is designed to provide help to computer users with reading and writing difficulties. Among its many features are the ability to read text aloud and help construct words and sentences. It also has advanced spell checking, document scanning and internet tools.

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SPSS 29.0 SPSS 29.0 Mac

SPSS provides you with a broad range of capabilities for the entire analytical process. 

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SPSS 29.0 Network SPSS 29.0 Network Windows

SPSS provides you with a broad range of capabilities for the entire analytical process. 

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SPSS 29.0 Single User SPSS 29.0 Single User Windows

SPSS provides you with a broad range of capabilities for the entire analytical process. 

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Tekla Structural Design Educational Suite 2023 for Windows Tekla Structural Design Educational Suite 2023 for Windows Windows

Tekla Tedds & Structural Design Suite is a library of engineering proformas used primarily by structural engineers. It is widely used in industry and has been proven to be a user-friendly and powerful tool.

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Turnitin Turnitin Web

Turnitin, an online plagiarism prevention package helps educators take advantage of the Internet's educational potential. Papers submitted are compared against billions of Internet documents, an archived copy of the Internet, databases of submitted student papers, and journal and monograph databases. Any matching text is detailed in an Originality Report and sent to the user.

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Virex 9.1 Virex 9.1 Mac

Virex is anti-virus software for detecting, removing, and preventing computer viruses on MacOS X computers.

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VPN FortiClient VPN FortiClient Windows

Forticlient uses ssl and ipsec vpn to provide secure, reliable access to corporate networks and applications from virtually any internet-connected remote location. forticlient simplifies remote user experience with built-in auto-connect and always-up vpn features.

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Zoom Zoom Windows

Zoom is a cloud-based video conferencing service you can use to virtually meet with others - either by video or audio-only or both, all while conducting live chats - and it lets you record those sessions to view later.

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If we don't have the software you need

Any staff member can make a request for a University site-license to be purchased for a software package. We will consider requests based on the following criteria:

  • Cross faculty use
  • Number of users/faculties currently using software
  • Cost of site-licence
  • Software comparison with software currently available via Pegasus

Please download the Software License Proposal Form, fill it in and email it back to us.

Important: licence agreements

The University provides downloadable software packages for use on University-owned computers free of charge to staff and students. In some instances, software may also be installed on personal devices.

You must always check the licensing terms and conditions when you download software from this page. A copy of the licensing terms and conditions will be emailed to you when you log in and download software. Terms and conditions for software vary, but generally:

  • The majority of software can not be used for commercial purposes
  • You are only entitled to use the software for as long as you are a member of staff/student at Strathclyde.
  • You must not distribute copies of software (or licence codes) to others, including former colleagues or contractors.

Please remember, all downloads are logged and may be audited by our suppliers. One person misusing a licence—even accidentally—may result in access being withdrawn from everyone. If you are in any doubt, contact help@strath.ac.uk to check software is suitable for your needs.