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Computer Equipment & Software

Purchasing Software
Contact Technology Procurement before purchasing software.

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The Technology Procurement site provides information on purchasing computers and printers. Baylor offers robust standard computer configurations from a variety of vendors. Special needs can be addressed on the department level in coordination with the Dean's Office.

Current Computer Standards and Exceptions
The University assigns full-time faculty and staff with one robust office computer (replaced every four years) and access to a shared, department printer.

Departments are provided with high-end laser printers to provide printing services for several computers. Single use printers will not be installed without approval from the Academic Dean. Please note: Equipment policy exceptions.

If you have a question, please contact us directly or via our Feedback Form.

Baylor-recommended Computing Solutions (log-in required):

Software Directory provides a complete list of all software applications supported at Baylor by ITS and Electronic Libraries.

Home Software provides software that is available for download on home computers. REQUIRES BEAR ID TO DOWNLOAD

Safe Computing will make computers more secure and help to avoid malware and email scams.

Laptops and Projectors on Loan are available from ITS for checkout. Dell laptops, LCD projectors and digital cameras are available for checkout. Please call ext. 4126 to request a reservation.

Computer Back Up provides the option of automated backups (generally three times per week), or user-initiated backups of your computer, as well as user-initiated restoration of deleted/lost/corrupted files. Storage Manager Backup FAQs

The Baylor BOX service provides faculty, staff and students with 50GB of secure storage of files that includes mobile access. Online workspaces can be easily setup for collaboration and file sharing, with the ability to designate different levels of access. BOX Frequently Asked Questions and support.