Free Office Suites
Open OfficeComplete professional freeware office suite, with professional word processor, spreadsheet, etc. (50 - 70 MB). Versions available for Linux, Windows, Solaris and Max OS X.
Portable Open OfficeA fully functional edition of OpenOffice.org optimized for use on an external USB drive. More specifically, you can connect the USB drive to another computer (which does not have Open Office installed), and run it directly from the USB drive without needing to install Open Office on that computer.
Siag OfficeFree office suite for X-Windows (Unix): contains a spreadsheet, a word processor and an animation program.
KOfficeOffice suite for KDE (K Desktop Environment, Linux). Includes KSpread, KPresenter, KChart, KImage, KIllustrator, KFormula and KWord.
Low-cost Office Suites
602 PRO PC SuiteLow-cost office suite using the same document formats (.DOC and .XLS) as Microsoft Office. It is compatible with MS Office, has the same look and feel, and costs much less (only $ 39.95).
Easy OfficeComplete Office Suite of programs (word processor, spreadsheet, database, presentation, drawing, contact manager, accounting etc). All Microsoft compatable except the spreadsheet. Free Desktop Publishing
Page PLUSFree desktop publishing and print program for Windows created by Serif Software. Useful when you want to create Ads, Brochures, Flyers, Forms, Newsletters, Handouts, Posters, Pricelists, Reports, Invitations, Calendars, Greeting cards, etc.
ScribusOpen Source Desktop Publishing program for Linux, MAC OS and Windows.
WorldLabel.comtemplatesAddress label templates, Avery label templates, Neato, Stomper and Memorex CD label templates, mailing label templates, shipping label templates, round label templates, audio cassette label templates, diskette label templates, VHS and cassette label templates.
All available for free, and in various formats: PDF, MS Word, etc.
1001 Free FontsFree fonts for download.
Absolute Fonts Archive6800+ free true type fonts.
dafont.comMany free fonts for download. A sample of each font can be previewed online.
Dingbat pagesFreeware and shareware dingbat fonts.
Download Free FontsDownload Free Fonts - Download thousands of free true type fonts for windows and mac.
DynaFontsCollection of high-quality simplified and traditional Chinese unicode fonts. Non-free.
Dingbat ArchiveDingbat fonts ordered by category.
FontcoFont search engine for freeware and shareware fonts.
FontmagicFree fonts archive, over 5000 freeware and shareware fonts. All fonts are in True Type format.
Fonts Search EngineSearch and download over 10000 Postcript and TrueType fonts for Windows and MAC.
Fonts.comLots of quality fonts, non-free.
FreewareFonts.comList of free-font sites.
Microsoft TypographyTrueType and Open Type font specification including Apple Advanced Typography specs.
Monotype Imaging FontsCollections of high-quality multilingual fonts. Non-free.
SimplytheBest FontsFonts ordered by alphabet and category.
TopFreeFonts.comList of free-font sites.
Unicode FontsA listing of unicode fonts (True Type and Open Type).
UrbanFonts.comThousands of categorized fonts and dingbats.
Vietnamese FontsFree Vietnamese Unicode Fonts
Wanted FontsFree font downloads organized into categories (Asian, Dingbats, Gothic, Script, Stencil and more) that are previewable before download. Free Presentation Programs
TeeChart OfficeFree charting and plotting tool with hundreds of charting styles and multiple configuration parameters. Includes importing data and exporting charts to several formats (JPEG, PNG, GIF...). Versions available for Linux and Windows. Freeware, open source, GPL.
Powerbullet PresenterFree program for creating Flash presentations, including: splash screens, slideshows, self-running shows, and multi-page presentations that are commonly used in electronic sales brochures and catalogues. Your presentations can be exported as an HTML page with an embedded SWF (Flash) file or as an executeable file which you can run on any Windows PC. Free PIMs/Databases
TreePadPersonal Information Manager, Database and Word Processor. Download TreePad and enjoy better access, organization and control over all your data, notes, bills, projects, clients, addresses, letters, speeches, research, collections, classroom notes, Web pages, links, bibliographic listings, and whatever else your creativity enables you to entrust TreePad with, for good organization, easy access, and safe storage.
Despite all its features and power, TreePad is as easy to use as the Windows explorer and will fit (including data) on one floppy!
Freeware, Shareware, Linux and Windows versions are available on http://www.treepad.com.
Created by Freebyte. Custom AddressbookFully customizable addressbook program for Windows 95/98/NT/2000. Freeware and shareware versions available. Custom Addressbook is an easy to use, small, and extremely flexible Address Management program for Windows 95/98/NT/2000. Another advantage of its small size, is that the program and its database file can run directly from a floppy disk. Some additional features: password protection, minimize to tray, data encryption, data compression, import, search, backup, non-western fonts, etc.
Freeware and shareware versions are available. Created by Freebyte. Free Virtual OfficesFree virtual office services can provide you with many of the tools useful for running a small (virtual) company. E.g. you can get online (personal or shared) phone, fax, email, address management applications for free; free project management tools, document management tools and groupware applications (like news, forums, email).
Besides, all these programs run in your Internet browser, so you don't need to install any software. Another nice thing is, that you can access these tools from any place, and at any moment, as long as you have access to an Internet browser. ContactOfficePersonal and/or shared office tools, such as calendar, addressbook, documents, notes, tasks, forums, meetings, bookmarks, webmail, etc. Import your contacts from Outlook. Synchronisation with Palm Pilot, Outlook, Windows CE, or Lotus Organizer. Receive your agenda by SMS on a daily basis. Send SMS messages straight out of your addressbook. FreeOffice.deGerman language free online organizer: route planner, address, calendar and email management, WAP, reminders through SMS and email.
Free Fax-ServicesTPC FAXSend faxes for free by just filling in an online form or by sending email.OurFaxSend faxes directly by email or by filling in an online form. Free advertisement-supported serviceeFax FreeReceive faxes for free by email.
Service ProvidersA large listing of non-free and free internet fax service providers.
Free Finance & Accounting SoftwareAceMoney LiteFreeware personal finance manager.
Can help you to organize your personal finances. Also suitable for small-business accounting.
Aqura LiteFinancial accounting program. The 'lite' version is freeware.
Easy Cash ManagerVery easy to use freeware book-keeping program.
GnuCashFreeware, open-source program to manage your personal finances. GnuCash allows you to track bank accounts, stocks, income and expenses. Runs on: Mac OSX, GNU/Linux, *BSD, and the traditional Unixes: Solaris, AIX.
GrisbiFreeware open-source personal accounting program for Linux and Windows.
Lazy LedgerFreeware, open-source accounting system made in Java. Runs on any computer (Windows, Linux, MAC, etc.) which has a Java Virtual Machine installed. This accounting program is designed for people who have experience in bookkeeping.
LedgerFree general ledger and cashbook program for windows.
MiserFree accounting program running on DOS/Win3/Win95/Win98. You don't need to be an accountant to use this program! Contains the following modules: debtors, creditors, cash Book, stock, ledger & sales analysis, manufacturing.
MonexPersonal finance manager based on double entry bookkeeping principles. Supports download of financial data (exchange rates, stock quotes ...). Download of online available data is intended for a Slovenian audience, but can be customized.
OneStep AccountingFree accounting program for Windows, especially designed for small and medium sized businesses. It includes: general ledger, invoicing, bill paying, and inventory tracking. The Standard Edition is freeware.
Open Source AccountingVarious open source accounting programs, pojects and links.
eeware double entry accounting Perl script. Accounting data is stored in a SQL database, and can be displayed in any Web browser.
Wings AccountingFreeware accounting program for Windows, personal use only. Free Time-scheduling Software
FETFreeware and open-source time-scheduling program for Linux and Windows. It uses a genetic algoritm for automatically generating the timetable of a school, high-school or university. Free Word Processors
AbiWordFreeware and open source word processor for Windows, Unix, GNOME, BeOS and QNX.
JarteSmall and elegant freeware Word Processor for Windows.
LedIt! Word ProcessorFree simple cross-platform, multi-lingual unicode word processor, without all the clutter and confusion of some word processors. Versions are available for Windows, Linux and MAC.
RoughDraftFreeware Word Processor for Windows, especially made for writers. Imports Word 6.0, Word 97 and HTML files, exports to HTML, RTF. Up to 100 files open at the same time, English spell check, backup to floppy.
Yeah WriteSimple fun-to-use yet powerful little word processor with many nice features. Runs on Windows.
CopywriterFreeware, basic editor, for *.txt, *.rtf, *.doc and binary files.
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