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Software downloads

Your computer may require the following software to enable you to view documents available on NMIT Online:

Viewing, printing, editing and authoring documents

  • Microsoft Office ($) or components thereof, including Word (.doc), Excel (.xls) & PowerPoint (.ppt) OR
  • The Open Office Suite (free) will also allow you to view and edit these file formats

Viewing & printing documents only

Multimedia plug-ins & players (you should be automatically prompted to install them if required)

  • Macromedia Flash
  • Macromedia Shockwave
  • Quicktime
  • Windows Media Player
  • Real Player

Each site will provide instructions on how to download and install the required software on your computer.