KioWare Lite provides vital lockdown security for browser-based applications, restricting users from accessing the Operating System and desktop, and limiting internet access to only allowed websites. Providing security from malicious activity and restricting users from saving sensitive data to the desktop or external devices, KioWare Lite protects both individual user data and organization-wide data from unauthorized access.

Licensing restrictions:

If you agree to purchase this software, then you agree to use it on a WVU-owned computer. If at any point you decide not to renew the annual maintenance, then you forfeit the usage of the software.


Faculty can purchase this software.

Staff can purchase this software. 

Students cannot purchase this software through WVU.

Note: Before submitting a request for the software, read the above licensing restrictions to make sure you qualify to use the academic software. If you have any questions, contact SLIC by filling out a software assistance request using the SLIC Software Request Form.

How to order:

WVU Funds: Complete the SLIC Software Request Form if purchasing this with WVU funds. All licenses for WVU-owned computers need to be paid for with WVU funding. Once your order is submitted, SLIC will send you an invoice for your order along with instructions on how to make payment.

Personal Funds: This software cannot be purchased with personal funds.

OS Compatibility:

Microsoft Windows



Windows 10
Windows 8.1
Windows 8
Windows 7
*See full system requirements for Windows


WVU-Owned Computer Annual Fee
KioWare Lite for Windows $70
KioWare Lite Annual Support for Windows $14

Note: When first purchasing this software, you need to buy the license for the software and the annual support. The annual support will be prorated at the time of purchasing it based on our renewal of November 30. If you do not renew the annual support, then you will lose the usage of the software.


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