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DeSC Lite

Managed Windows Computing Environment with Flexibility

DeSC Lite is a managed Windows computing environment offering for University faculty and staff desktop computers with more flexibilty and few restrictions.  Any computer model is permissible as long as it can be imaged using the Princeton SFI imaging process and can join the Princeton domain. 

See here for more information, including the full list of criteria for particpating in DeSC Lite.

Central Software Set

Windows Windows 7 DeSC Lite

Windows 7 Enterprise (32-bit/64bit operating system) and Internet Explorer 8.

  • Microsoft Office 2010 (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Outlook) and Avery Wizard for Word 2010
  • Dell KACE client software (for software distribution via the network, system inventory, and remote troubleshooting)
  • McAfee VirusScan (Microsoft Windows virus protection)
  • Sassafras KeyAccess/KeyVerify
  • PuTTY and Filezella
  • Code42 CrashPlan Proe  (network backup software)
  • Adobe Acrobat  Reader
  • Oracle client
  • Ebrary
  • AOL Instant Messenger
  • Adobe Flash Player
  • Sun Java
  • Apple Quicktime
  • RealNetworks RealPlayer
  • Adobe Shockwave Player

Windows 8.1 DeSC Lite

 
Windows 8.1 (operating system) and Internet Explorer 11
  • Microsoft Office 2013 (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Outlook)
  • Dell KACE client software (for software distribution via the network, system inventory, and remote troubleshooting)
  • McAfee VirusScan (Microsoft Windows virus protection)
  • Sassafras KeyAccess/KeyVerify
  • PuTTY and Filezella
  • Code42 CrashPlan Proe  (network backup software)
  • Adobe Acrobat  Reader
  • Oracle client
  • Ebrary
  • AOL Instant Messenger
  • Adobe Flash Player
  • Sun Java
  • Apple Quicktime
  • RealNetworks RealPlayer
  • Adobe Shockwave Player