BEFORE YOU REGISTER  

Prepare your computer by checking each area for updates you may need.


Operating System Updates Microsoft Updates

Operating System Updates

Click the icon to the right to begin updating your computer. The update process verifies that your computer is prepared for the Westminster network. Microsoft regularly releases updates to Windows designed to correct Windows security holes. WC requires that your computer have all available critical updates installed. These updates are free to download.

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Anti-Virus Software Anti-Virus Software
Anti-Virus Software

Click the icon to the right to install Anti-Virus Software. Make sure you have anti-virus software on your computer and that your virus definitions are up-to-date. Westminster College provides free anti-virus software for your computer.

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Anti-Spyware Software Anti-Spyware Software

Anti-Spyware Software

If your anti-virus software does not have anti-spyware capabilities, you will need separate anti-spyware software. Westminster College provides free anti-spyware software for your computer which is included in the Microsoft Forefront installation. Click the icon to the right to install Anti-Spyware Software.

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Scan & Register My Computer Scan & Register My Computer

Scan & Register My Computer
Click the icon to the right to Scan & Register your computer.

When everything is up-to-date, you're ready to scan and register your computer.