Workstation Software

Please note that while the software listed below is available to use on the DMC workstations, we can only offer support for the Adobe Creative Cloud Collection. For help getting started with many of these programs, check out our tutorials page.

Software for which DMC instruction is available

Adobe-CCAdobe Creative Cloud Collection multimedia design software helps you create visually rich, engaging content for virtually any media.

    Acrobat-Pro-CC

  • Adobe Acrobat DC
    Acrobat is a fully-featured PDF viewer, creator, manipulator, printer, and editor.
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  • After-Effects-CC

  • Adobe After Effects CC
    After Effects is a digital visual effects, motion graphics, and compositing application. Useful for 3D manipulation and post-production.
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  • Audition-CC

  • Adobe Audition CC
    Audition is a multitrack digital audio workstation with waveform editing.
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  • Bridge-CC

  • Adobe Bridge CC
    Bridge is a digital asset management application. Think of it as a digital filing cabinet.
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  • Dreamweaver-CC

  • Adobe Dreamweaver CC
    Dreamweaver is a complex web development tool that primarily uses coding such as HTML, CSS, Javascript, and more.
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  • Illustrator-CC

  • Adobe Illustrator CC
    Illustrator is used primarily for creating vector designs such as logos and illustrations.
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  • InDesign-CC

  • Adobe InDesign CC
    InDesign is used primarily for creating print designs, such as posters, flyers, brochures, and more.
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  • Media-Encoder-CC

  • Adobe Media Encoder CC
    Media Encoder is a companion application for Premiere Pro and After Effects, useful for batch rendering/converting files.
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  • Muse-CC

  • Adobe Muse CC
    Muse is great for WYSIWYG, or “What You See is What You Get” editing. You don’t need to know how to code to build websites with Muse.
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  • Photoshop-CC

  • Adobe Photoshop CC
    Photoshop is used primarily for editing raster images such as photographs and website elements. It is also used for heavy edits such as removing backgrounds from photos or airbrushing photos.
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  • Lightroom-Classic-CC

  • Adobe Lightroom Classic CC
    Classic Lightroom is a photo-editing application used for batch-editing photos (editing multiple photos at once). Think of it as what you would do in a darkroom to develop photos in the days of film photography.
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  • Prelude-CC

  • Adobe Prelude CC
    Prelude is a companion application for Premiere Pro used for reviewing, importing, logging, selecting, and exporting digital media files.
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  • Premiere-Pro-CC

  • Adobe Premiere Pro CC
    Premiere Pro is a timeline-based video editing system used by amateurs and professionals alike.
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  • SpeedGrade-CC

  • Adobe SpeedGrade CC
    SpeedGrade is a companion application for Premiere Pro. It is used for color grading and color correcting footage.
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  • Not part of the Adobe Creative Cloud

    DNG-Converter

  • Adobe DNG Converter
    The Adobe Digital Negative Converter (DNG) aids in converting camera-specific RAW file formats to a universal DNG format.
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    Audacity

  • Audacity
    Audacity is a freeware audio editing program that is like a simplified version of Adobe Audition.
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  • 7-Zip

  • 7-Zip
    7-Zip is a free, open-source file archiving/compressing program used to zip/unzip files.
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  • Autodesk AutoCAD

  • Autodesk AutoCAD
    AutoCAD is a 2D and 3D modeling and design application used by engineers, architects, and more.
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  • Autodesk-Inventor-2018

  • Autodesk Inventor 2018
    Inventor is a computer-aided design application for 3D mechanical design, simulation, visualization, and documentation.
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  • Autodesk-MeshMixer

  • MeshMixer
    MeshMixer is a state-of-the-art software for working with triangle meshes.
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  • MeshLab

  • MeshLab
    MeshLab is an open source system for processing and editing 3D triangular meshes.
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  • Makerbot-Print

  • MakerBot Print
    Makerbot Print is a software that optimizes and streamlines the 3D printing process for any workflow.
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  • Autodesk-Maya

  • Autodesk Maya
    Maya is a 3D animation, modeling, simulation, and rendering application.
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  • HandBrake

  • HandBrake
    is a tool for converting video from nearly any format to a selection of modern, widely supported codecs.
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  • Tableau

  • Tableau
    Tableau is data visualization tool to transform data into interactive dashboards.
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  • Google-Earth-Pro

  • Google Earth Pro
    Google Earth Pro can be utilized for measuring distances and area, visualizing and manipulating GIS data, and much more.
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  • FileZilla

  • FileZilla
    FileZilla is an open source, cross-platform FTP (File Transfer Protocol) software that can aid in managing your websites.
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  • Notepad_++

  • Notepad++
    Notepad++ is a rich text and source code editor, that supports tabbed editing, can be used for coding, as well as a variety of other purposes.
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  • Sublime

  • Sublime
    Sublime is a proprietary cross-platform source code editing software with a Python application programming interface.
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  • DaVinci-Resolve

  • DaVinci Resolve
    BlackMagic’s professional offline and online editing, color correction, audio post production and now visual effects software.
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  • CloudCompare

  • CloudCompare
    Open source 3D point cloud processing software, and can handle triangular meshes and calibrated images.
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  • Blender

  • Blender
    Blender is a freeware 3D modeling and design application.
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  • VLC-Media-Player

  • VLC
    VLC Media Player is a free and open-source, portable media and streaming player, that supports a wide variety of video file types.
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  • City-Engine

  • City Engine
    3D software application for visualizing and understanding materials science data from any imaging modalities.
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  • Unity-Engine

  • Unity Engine
    Unity is a 3D and 2D engine that can be used to create games and simulations for computers, consoles, and mobile devices.
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  • ArcGIS_Pro

  • ArcGIS Pro
    ArcGIS Pro is a software package to analyzing and visualizing geographic data.
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  • SolidWorks

  • SolidWorks
    SolidWorks is a solid modeling computer-aided design and computer-aided engineering computer program.
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  • ArcGIS-for-Desktop

  • ArcGIS for Desktop 10.6
    ArcGIS for Desktop is a software package to analyze geographic data, included in the package are ArcMap, ArcCatalog, ArcScene, and ArcGlobe.
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  • Python

  • Python
    Python is a popular data science and object oriented programming language. Versions 2.7 (32-bit and 64-bit, with ArcPy), 3.5 (64-bit), and 3.6 (64-bit) are currently installed.
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  • Wacom-Drivers

  • Wacom Tablet Drivers
    We support Wacom Tablets in the DMC Lab, for use with our Wacom Intuos Tablets that can be plugged into desktops/laptops to draw onto the screen.
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  • R-and-R-Studio

  • R and R Studio
    R is a programming language for statistical analysis.
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  • R-for-Windows

  • R for Windows
    R for Windows is a free software environment for statistical computing and graphics.
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  • Pharos-Printing

  • Pharos Printing
    Pharos is USF’s secure print management system used to print files locally at USF throughout campus.
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  • Agisoft-Photoscan-Standard

  • Agisoft Photoscan Standard
    Please ask the DMC desk which computers this program is installed on.
    Agisoft Photoscan is a photogrammetry program to create 3D models from photographs.
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  • Avizo-Lite

  • Avizo Lite
    Please ask the DMC desk which computers this program is installed on.
    3D software application for visualizing and understanding materials science data from any imaging modalities.
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