Computer Barn Software List (Fall 2021)

Computer Barn Software List

Name Version Remark
7-Zip 19 To Unzip file (support ZIP, RAR etc)
Acrobat Reader DC + Asian language font DC To read PDF file
Ansys 2021 R1  
Aspen v12 38.0.0
AutoCAD 2021  
ArcGIS Desktop with python 2.7 10.8.14362 with python-2.7
CADLink (Cymap) 2018  
CutePDF Writer 4.0 Generate PDF with any applications
FileZilla Client 3.54.1  
GABI 8.7  
Gephi 0.9.2  
Google Chrome 92.0.4515.159 The most popular browser
Google PinYin input method    
HKUST Card Management (shortcut for students) Shortcut To view or transfer value and data with your HKUST card
HKUST Card setup bundle 2.0.26  
Java 8 JRE (32-bit & 64-bit) 8.0.3010.9 Java runtime
Java 10 SDK 10.0.1 Java SDK
JIJIS (Joint Institution Job information system) Shortcut Shortcut to the Joint Institution Job database
LAN School Client For PC control at barn teaching area machines
MatLab R2020a 9.9  
Mozilla Firefox ESR 52.9.0  
Microsoft Office 2019 Professional (64-bit) 2019 Microsoft Office Tools
Notepad ++ 7.8.6 Better notepad for Windows
Oracle VM VirtualBox 6.1.2 Oracle virtual machine engine to run Virtual machine on desktop
Print Queue Utility with .Net framework 3.5 For adding printers in the campus
PaperCut Client 21.0.1 To show your print budget balance
PIS 2.9.134  
Putty 0.7 A popular SSH client to access remote linux / unix host
Pulse Secure VPN client La9.1.6725 VPN client to access UST's server resources
Python 3.9.7427.0  
SolidWorks 2020 SP05 License control by MAE (
Spotlight v1.4 For Logitech Presenter
SimaPro  v8  
Stata 16MP Barn A teaching machines only
SnapClient 20.5.5220 To manage wallpaper, alert on the desktop
UberAgent Tools to collect desktop usage statistics
Videolan VLC Player 3.0.16  
VMWare Horizon View Client Use to connect virtual barn
X-Win32 5.3

If you cannot find the software that you need to use, you may login to virtual barn, there are several pools of software available for you to use with barn PC or your own notebook