Downloads for Everyone

Office 2016

Download up to 5 free installations of Office 2016 for your personal devices.

Add the apps for Outlook, OneDrive or other Microsoft products you use.  These apps are free, and do not use one of your 5 free licenses.

Software at the Microsoft Web Store

The Microsoft Webstore has the following software available for download, at either no cost, or greatly reduced cost.

​Product ​Description

​Windows 10,  8.1, or 7  

AdobeAdobe Creative Cloud (low monthly fee)

VMWare Workstation 12  (PC and Mac)

VMWare Fusion 8 (Mac)

Parallels Desktop 11 (PC and Mac)

Data Analysis


Iugum Data Software

Origin Pro (Student Version)

Photo, Video & DesignNero Suite 2016 (classic or Platinum)
Burning ROM 2016
Corel Painter
PaintShop Pro
PDF Fusion
DRAW Graphic Suite X7
Business and OfficeRaptivity Suite

TrustPort Antivirus 2015

Internet Security 2015 

Total Protection 2015

Sticky Password Premium

How to Download Software from the Web Store

To be able to download software from the web store, you must be connected to Wi-Fi or the Internet, and have your Condor ID and password.

  1. Go to the Web Store Login.
  2. Enter your Condor ID and password.
  3. Once you are in the Web Store, select whether you are a Student or Faculty/Staff.
  4. Choose from Microsoft, Adobe, Security or Other Software.
  5. Choose your software product.
  6. If the product meets your needs, you can select Add to Cart
  7. You will now be able to go to your Shopping Cart.  Use the Delete button to remove any unwanted items, click Back to Shopping Cart or View Full Cart to complete the download. 
  8. Click Check Out to order your software.
  9. If a notification message appears, read the message, and click Continue.
  10. Confirm your agreement with the License and Terms of Use by entering your Condor ID and typing your name in the fields.
  11. Confirm your order details and click Proceed with Order.
  12. An Order Confirmation window will appear, and you will be able to Download your Software.
  13. Continue to Install the Software.
We strongly recommend you save your license key. Access to retrieve this key expires after 30 days, though the key is still available to you.

How to Install the Software

  1. Double-click the software's executable file (softwarename.exe).  If the software was downloaded, it will appear at the bottom of your browser, or in your Downloads folder.
  2. Read and follow the prompts as each window opens, clicking Next, Accept, or Continue.  Do not change any default settings.
  3. Once all steps have been completed, click Finish.
  4. You should now able to find the software in your computer's Start menu or App Launcher

Downloads for Students

The following software is available for download, as well.  It is not found in the Microsoft Web Store.

Read & Write Gold

Read & Write literacy support and study skills tools. Follow the instructions to download and install Read and Write Gold.


*STEM students and faculty only.

Solidworks is 3D CAD design software, analysis software, and product data management software.

Download SolidWorks. For School ID, enter XSEK12. Please contact IT Service Desk for a current Activation Key.


*STEM students and faculty only.

You must be connected to Wi-Fi or the Internet, and will need to log in using your Condor ID and password.

Dreamspark hosts:

  • Microsoft Developer Tools
  • Microsoft Operating Systems
  • Microsoft Servers
  • Microsoft Project
  • Microsoft Visio

Log In to the Imagine student page.

Downloads for Employees

Easy Interactive Whiteboard Tools

Annotate on PowerPoints and use your whiteboard as a tablet with this versatile software.  Follow the instructions to Install the Software.

Download Easy Interactive Whiteboard Tools

EasyMP Network Projection

Wirelessly display your laptop in classes or meeting rooms with Epson Wi595 projectors. Follow the instructions to Install the Software.

Download EasyMP Network Projection


Conestoga College provides 5 GotoMeeting/GotoWebinar & 5 GotoTraining accounts for general use by Faculty & Staff. Intruction on how to use Conestoga GotoMeeting / GotoWebinar / GotoTraining accounts are found here: How to use GotoMeeting

Horizon View (VMware)

Connect to other types of computers around the college. Go to the VMWare Download Center, to begin installing the client. Follow the steps below.

  1. Choose Download.
  2. Choose Run.
  3. The Installation Wizard will appear.  To continue with your installation, click Next.
  4. Accept the license agreement and click Next.
  5. Input the Connection Server Address:  Click Next.
  6. Leave the default option selected.
  7. Select No to not restart at this moment, unless you are prepared to do so.

Continue to Connect to the VMWare Client, as usual.

Download VMWare Horizon View

DataLink Connect

*Only available on campus computers*

Open your computer's File Explorer.

Double click the Apps (F:) Drive to open it up. 

  1. Locate the folder called ITS and double click it to open it. 
  2. Find the folder called Datalink and double click to open it. 
  3. Choose the file called Setup.exe and double click to open it.
  4. A window will appear with the text "Do you want this app from an unknown publisher to make changes to your PC?" Choose Yes. 
  5. The DataLink Connect Setup Wizard will begin.  Click Next to continue.
  6. Choose to Install just for me, and click Next
  7. Accept the default destination folder by clicking Next.
  8. Accept the Start Menu default location by clicking Next.
  9. Once this is completed, click Next.
  10. Complete the setup by clicking Finish.
  11. DataLink Connect will automatically open. 
  12. Proceed to Getting Started with DataLink Connect.

Pulse Secure VPN client

Download the Pulse Secure VPN client for PC & MAC to access VMware, G: drive off-campus

Download 32-bit Windows Client | Installation Instructions

Download 64-bit Windows Client | Installation Instructions

Download MAC Client | Installation Instructions

Need Help?

Contact the IT Service Desk, or call 519. 748. 5220 ext. 3444.


Through the Academic Training Partner Program, Conestoga College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning is granted license for modeling software - Visual Paradigm for educational use.