Software

Here’s some software we use and recommend:

  • Open Office – almost as good as MS Office, and free. Great PDF / XML faciliies too. Available for Windows, Linux, and more..
  • Firefox – It’s fast. It works. It likes your CSS.
  • Opera – It’s even faster (maybe) and, err, works.
  • Internet Explorer – most ‘normal’ people use it ok?
  • FeedDemon
  • FTP Voyager
  • Topstyle Pro 3.11
  • Paint Shop Pro
  • Xara X
  • Quicken Deluxe
  • FileZilla
  • TextPad – “it’s just so damned good” – NickB, 2004.
  • Quickzip – Windows users; open .tar and tar.bz files as well as .zip files and others
  • Shorewall Firewall – Great Linux firewall. Very easy to set up and maintain.
  • Fanurio – Time tracking and billing software for freelancers.
  • winscp – scp and sFTP gui for windows]
  • putty – A Free Telnet/SSH Client