Pre-Installed Software on Standard University of Galway PCs and Laptops

A computer purchased with a Windows Operating System through the Procurement Office comes with pre-installed software; this is known as a standard image.  This image contains the most commonly used software in University of Galway.  Versions of the software will vary based on the version available at the time the image was created. 

The following is a list of the software applications that are pre-installed on new PCs and Laptops.

Operating System:

  • Windows 10  64bit
  • Microsoft .NET framework 4.0


  • CD Burner XP 4.3
  • Internet Explorer 11
  • Google Chrome 
  • Firefox 
  • Irfanview
  • McAffee  Agent 4.0
  • McAffee Virusscan Enterprise 8.7
  • Microsoft Office 2016
  • VLC Media Player 
  • WinZip 21
  • Zenworks Agent 


  • Adobe Flash Player
  • Adobe Shockwave 
  • Java SE