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Useful Mobile Apps at Wharton
Useful mobile apps for Wharton students
Close an Unresponsive App
How to close an app that's not working.
Office 365 University
Penn offers Microsoft Office 365 ProPlus University to all current full-time members of Wharton. This includes access to: Word Online, Excel Online, Powerpoint Online, OneDrive, OneNote, Mail (Faculty & Staff only), and more! You can also downlo...
Working with PDF Files using Adobe
How to work with, edit, and create PDFs.
LinkedIn Learning Video Tutorials
How faculty, students, and staff can access lynda.com's general interest online training videos.
A Guide to Remote Working - Staff
This article covers the basic needs for working from home. Do you have a computer you can use for remote work? This can be a University-provided laptop, or a personal computer at home. If you're using a personal computer there are a couple ...
Parallels Desktop for Mac
Parallels Desktop is virtualization software that allows users to run Windows and Windows applications on their Mac computers. Wharton Computing recommends students on a Mac who need access to a Windows environment do so via Virtual Lab service. T...
Dropbox for Business
Dropbox for Business is now available to Wharton students currently enrolled in our Summer 2019 pilot. Dropbox is a cloud storage and collaboration service that allows students to access, store, synchronize, and share documents from any device.
Using Licensed Adobe Products at Wharton
All Adobe professional applications ( including those on all Wharton public computers ) require that you sign-in with an Adobe ID. This affects: Adobe Acrobat Pro Adobe Creative Cloud (i.e. Photoshop, Premiere, etc.) Adobe Acrobat Reader DC doe...
Creating an Adobe ID
All Adobe professional applications now require that you sign-in with an Adobe ID. This will affect: Adobe Acrobat Pro Adobe Creative Cloud (i.e. Photoshop, Premiere, etc.) This article guides you through the process of creating an Adobe ID, wh...
Adobe Activation Error
This article includes information on how to reconnect to Adobe Creative Cloud to successfully activate Creative Cloud and Adobe Acrobat. Before you start: Adobe Creative Cloud licenses are available for Wharton staff and faculty.   Studen...
SumatraPDF - Default Classroom PDF Reader
How to use the SumatraPDF reader, which is the default reader in Wharton classrooms and public workstations.
Classroom PC Applications
Software on the Wharton public computers.
Penn+Box
Penn+Box is a cloud-based collaboration service providing up to 100 GB of storage per user for securely managing and sharing files and folders within the Penn community and externally.  Penn+Box ensures that University data and intellectual p...