How To Access PVNCCDSB Virtual Software Applications

PVNCCDSB is excited to offer teachers and students a wide variety of virtual software applications.   These applications are additional software packages available virtually for use on a laptop or a mobile device.

Here are just a few examples of the virtual software apps you can access.

Virtual Applications

At PVNCCDSB there are two methods to access these applications (from a Windows based machine or from a mobile device). To see a complete list, please refer to the different methods of access.

Below is a breakdown of each method in further detail.

You can access virtual software application from any Windows based PVNCCDSB computer by following the instructions below.
1. Click the 'Start' menu button.
2. Click the Down Arrow to access the Apps section

1. Navigate to from Chrome on a Chromebook or on a Bring Your Own Device (BYOD).

PVNC Log On For Virtual Apps

3. Log in with your regular PVNC username and password

Virtual Apps Log In Screen

4. Optional: Connect to Cloud Storage

a) Select Google Drive or Microsoft OneDrive and login using your PVNC email account

Virtual Apps - Selecting A Cloud Based Drive


b)  Follow the ExpanDrive prompts and select Connect to map a drive to Z:

Google Drive

5.  Select a desired application and click Launch (Photoshop Elements is selected in the example below)

  • Note - Some applications may take a minute to load

App Selection

6. Be sure to save your files to the Z: drive (Google Drive or OneDrive)

Photoshop Elements Demo

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