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​​Technology Support

Having trouble with your laptop?  Want to link your Buckeyemail to your smartphone? Contact the IT Service Desk, 8help, for assistance. 

You can also explore lots of softawre titles available for free or discounted rates:

The Office of the CIO offers a variety of public domain, bulk purchase, and site-licensed software programs to members of the OSU community. In an effort to provide a convenient and timely distribution method, selected software is available for downloading via this web site.

  • Access to software available from this site is restricted to current Ohio State University faculty, staff, and students. A valid OSU Internet username is required for authentication.

  • Additional site-licensed software can be obtained at the IT Service Desk in 025 Central Classrooms. Some software is provided on a media exchange/ loan out basis, while other packages can be purchased at discount. The Microsoft Personal Use software is sold at the Tuttle UniPrint, 2005 Millikin Way and Adobe Personal Use software is available at WiredOut in Central Classrooms. Call 688-HELP if you need more information on getting software not available from the Software Downloads site.

  • NOTE: The software listed on these pages only includes the applications available via electronic download. A complete list of all Site License software is available online.​