Downloads & Installation Instructions


Adobe Reader

Adobe reader is needed to view PDF files, a common document format on the Internet and here at the Law School. Click below to download the Adobe Reader installer. For additional information related to this software please contact the HelpDesk at 801-422-3884.

Download Adobe Reader for Windows here.

Alternative Web Browsers

Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome are alternatives to Microsoft Edge. A few of their features include tabbed browsing and increased security features. Generally, browsing with Firefox or Chrome protects you from most spyware and adware. For additional information related to this software please contact the HelpDesk at 801-422-3884.

Download Firefox by clicking here.
Download Chrome by clicking here.

Anti-Virus Software

Microsoft Security Essentials is a free Anti-Virus Software that is very effective and does not slow down your computer. For additional information related to this software please contact the HelpDesk at 801-422-3884.

Download Microsoft Security Essentials here.

If you are running Windows 8 or 10, you will need Windows Defender. It is already on your computer, it just needs to be activated. If you need help activating it, please contact the HelpDesk at 801-422-3884.

Malwarebytes is a free Anti-Malware Software that will search your computer for affected files and delete all threats. For additional information related to this software please contact the HelpDesk at 801-422-3884.

Download Malwarebytes Anti-Malware here.

For personal computers BYU recommends, but does not support Sophos Anti-Virus’ free tier.

Download Sophos here.

Examplify Instructions

Examplify is used to administer electronic exams on computers, such as your laptop. The following information will help you learn to install and use the Examplify software.

Complete Examplify Instructions here.

VLC Media Player

VLC Media Player can be used to play most multimedia files. For additional information related to this software please contact the HelpDesk at 801-422-3884.

Download VLC by clicking here.

Zoom

Zoom unifies cloud video conferencing, simple online meetings, and cross platform group chat into one easy-to-use platform. For additional information related to this software please contact the HelpDesk at 801-422-3884.

Download Zoom  here.