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Messiah Software and Downloads for Windows

Messiah requires students to have specific software on their computers before using the campus network or accessing the Internet.


Click here for "Do It Yourself" Documentation


Required Software for Messiah's Network


AVG 2013
Required Anti-virus software given to Messiah Students free of charge.


Messiah Filespace Access
Simple app that connects you to your K: drive (on campus only).


Checks for required software before allowing internet access. The SafeConnect software also serves as a tool in our campus emergency alert system to notify users when there is a campus-wide emergency.


Recommended Software


Mozilla Firefox
Fast and secure web browser. Works best with online classes and tests.


Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware
Free program that can remove unwanted programs, viruses, and malware.


CCleaner is the number-one tool for cleaning your Windows PC.


Free video conversion software.


Picasa by Google
Free photo organizing and editing software, with easy sharing features.


Free office suite to create Documents, Spreadsheets, and Presentations.



AVG 2013


  1. Download AVG 2013
  2. Once the file has finished downloading, double-click the file.
  3. The file will open and begin loading.
  4. When it askes choose to Accept the Terms and Conditions
  5. Choose Basic Protection then click Next.
  6. Choose Quick Install and click Next.
  7. Uncheck both options for search and toolbars then click Next.
  8. Then it will begin installing allow it to finish.
  9. When it asks to reboot your computer, click yes to reboot now otherwise it won't install.


Messiah Filespace App


  1. Download the Messiah Filespace App
  2. Once the file has downloaded, open the file
  3. Inside the ZIP file you should see two icons, double click "resnet".
  4. It will begin the installation, click "Next" until the installation completes.
  5. Now in the ZIP file double click "vistalm" and choose "Yes" and click OK.
  6. Now you will have 3 icons on your desktop for Messiah Mail, Filespace, and to change your password.




  1. Download SafeConnect
  2. Open the file by double-clicking.
  3. Follow the instructions on screen.
  4. Now SafeConnect is installed on your computer.







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