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Logging in with Firefox for Mac

  1. Launch Firefox. Firefox logo
  2. Go to https://software.drexel.edu. A dialog box will appear:User Name and password window.
  3. Enter your username as shown. You must enter "drexel\" before your username.
  4. Enter your Drexel domain password. This is usually the same password that you use to log in to DrexelOne or Webmail with, but it may be different. Try your DrexelOne password first. If you can't log in, please contact the IRT Help Desk at consult@drexel.edu or by phone at (215)895-202.

Navigating and Downloading

  1. Once you're logged into the Software Download Server click your role at the university, "students" or "facultyandstaff"
  2. Then, choose the platform for the software you wish you download.Software Download page.

The links will usually show up as blue (unvisited) or purple (visited) underlined text, but may be different colors depending on what browser you're using and how it's configured.

Downloading Files

  1. When you find the file you want to download, click on it. This will open up a Download/Open dialog box, like the one shown below.
    Download dialog box.
  2. Select "Save to Disk". After the download completes, the Downloads window will disappear.
  3. Go to folder where the file downloaded to and double-click it to mount the image.
    • If you don't know what folder Firefox uses for downloads, you can find out by clicking on Preferences in the Firefox menu and click "Downloads". The path to the folder is shown under "Save all files to this folder." Go to that folder and double-click the disk image file to mount it.
  4. After the image is mounted, a window should open displaying the contents of the disk image. The installer file is usually clearly labeled or there will be installation instructions within the window. If you're not sure what to do at this point, please contact the IRT Help Desk at consult@drexel.edu or by phone at (215) 895-2020.