Office Suites

  • Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack for 2007 - This free compatibility pack allows Word, Excel, PowerPoint, versions 95 and 97-2003 to open MS Office 2007 files.
  • - Alternative office suite that can read and edit MS Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and Access files.
  • Google Drive - Formally Google Docs, is a free office suite featuring Word, PowerPoint, and Excel equivalents. All SJY users already have access to Good Drive. Simply log into the MySJY Portal and click on Google Apps.
  • Microsoft PowerPoint Viewer - Once downloaded, you can view Microsoft PowerPoint presentations without having to have PowerPoint itself installed on your computer.
  • Microsoft Excel Viewer - Once downloaded, you can view Microsoft Excel spreadsheets without having to have Excel itself installed on your computer.
  • Microsoft Word Viewer - Once downloaded, you can view Microsoft Word documents without having to have Word itself installed on your computer.
  • Microsoft SharePoint Designer - Program used to edit HTML websites such as users' personal sites.


Web Browsers


Web Browsing Enhancers

  • Microsoft Silverlight - a powerful development platform for creating engaging, interactive user experiences for Web, desktop, and mobile applications when online or offline.
  • Adobe Reader - Some downloads are in PDF format for easy reading on all computers. In order to view PDF files, you must download the reader.
  • Java - Allows dynamic HTML to be viewed.
  • Adobe Flash Player - Allows surfers to view enhanced websites.



  • Skype - software application that allows users to make voice and video calls and chats over the Internet.


Multimedia Players


Miscellaneous Programs used on SJY workstations

  • Tux Paint - open-source (free) interactive paint program designed for children three years and up. 
  • Picasa - a software download from Google that helps you organize, edit, and share your photos.
  • Google Sketch Up - easy-to-use program that lets you and your students create, modify and share 3D models.


Internet Safety Links




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