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Supported Operating Systems

Windows and Mac OS X


Windows Support

The Microsoft Windows XP, Vista, 7 and 8  operating systems are all supported on the Catawba College network, on both the secure wired and wireless networks, as well as the guest wireless network.

Windows 7 is the operating system installed in campus computer labs and on College-owned Windows computers.


Mac OS X Support   

    

Recent versions of the Apple Mac OS X operating system, including 10.5 through 10.8, are all supported on the Catawba College network, on both the secure wired and wireless networks, as well as the guest wireless network.

Mac OS X is the preferred computing platform for the Music program at Catawba, and is installed in Music-related computer labs, Music faculty laptops, and on the Music Education Mac in the CMC Computer Lab.