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freemium software

With freeware, shareware and open source software, developing 'industry-standard' websites can be both free - as in lunch - and very, very cost-effective in terms of ongoing maintenance costs

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freeware || teh-interwebs || in-house tools

cutepdf writer

logo: CutePDF

PDF is the de facto standard for the secure and reliable distribution and exchange of electronic documents and forms around the world

CutePDF Writer (formerly CutePDF Printer) is the free version of commercial PDF creation software and is installed as a 'printer subsystem', which enables virtually any 'printable' Windows application to create professional PDF documents with ease

please note:

We do not whole-heartedly recommend the CutePDF Writer Companion bundled with WhenU Save, which - although not spyware - seems to slow things down a bit

the gimp

logo: The Gimp

GIMP is the GNU Image Manipulation Program - a freely distributed piece of software for such tasks as photo retouching, image composition and image authoring.

It works on many operating systems, in many languages.

The official GIMP web site contains information about downloading, installing, using, and enhancing it - the GIMP community and related projects

Hopefully you will find what you need there

Grab a properly chilled beverage and enjoy

hijackthis from

CAUTION: HijackThis is an advanced tool that requires an in-depth knowledge of Windows and operating systems in general

If your browser or computer is still having problems after running a spyware and/or hijacker remover, HijackThis can be used to list the contents of key areas of the registry and hard drive - areas that are used by both legitimate programmers and hijackers

If you delete items that it identifies as spyware, without knowing precisely what they are, it can create more problems than it solves!

Luckily, the Internet is home to all kinds of helpful experts who


IrfanView logo

A picture is worth a thousand words
On the web, that's about 9kB

IrfanView is a very fast, small, compact and innovative graphic viewer for Windows 9x/ME/NT/2000/XP/2003



OpenOffice is a multiplatform and multilingual office suite and an open-source project

Compatible with all other major office suites, the product is FREE to download, use, and distribute

To help build the FREEWARE community, join us!

The Community is an international team of volunteer and sponsored contributors who develop, support, and promote the leading open-source office productivity suite,®'s leading edge software technology (UNO) is also available for developers, systems integrators, etc to use in extensions or in their own applications supports the Open Document Format for Office Applications (OpenDocument) OASIS Standard (ISO/IEC 26300) as well as legacy industry file formats and is available on major computing platforms in over 70 languages software is provided under the GNU Lesser General Public Licence (LGPL) and may be used free of charge for any purpose, private or commercial

The Community acknowledges generous sponsorship from a number of companies, including Sun Microsystems, the founding sponsor and primary contributor

links 2.2 may be downloaded free of charge from

The Community can be found at

To learn more about the Community see

The Native Language Project is at

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