Free & Open-Source Software
At okotokscomputers we support and use a lot of Free & Open-Source Software.
okotokscomputers is not affiliated with any of the below mentioned Free and Open Source Software (FOSS) projects. The links are provided as a service to you without any warranty. There are more than 100,000 free and open source projects... this is just a very small selection. You can find out more about “FOSS” at www.opensource.org.
A short list, some of our favourites.
|OpenOffice.org||A multiplatform and multilingual office suite.|
|Inkscape||An Open Source vector graphics editor, with capabilities similar to Illustrator, CorelDraw, or Xara X, using the W3C standard Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) file format.|
|Scribus||Scribus is an open source program that brings award-winning professional page layout to Linux/Unix, MacOS X, OS/2 and Windows desktops with a combination of "press-ready" output and new approaches to page layout.|
|PDFforge||PDFCreator is a free tool to create PDF files from nearly any Windows application.|
|TinyCAD||TinyCAD is a program to help you draw circuit diagrams.|
|Audacity||Free, open source software for recording and editing sounds. It is available for Mac OS X, Microsoft Windows, GNU/Linux, and other operating systems.|
|Clam Win||ClamWin is a Free Antivirus program for Microsoft Windows 98/Me/2000/XP/2003 and Vista.|
|OpenVPN||OpenVPN is a full-featured open source SSL VPN solution that accommodates a wide range of configurations. OpenVPN offers a cost-effective, lightweight alternative to other VPN technologies that is well-targeted for the SME and enterprise markets.|
|Synergy||Synergy lets you easily share a single mouse and keyboard between multiple computers with different operating systems, each with its own display, without special hardware. It's intended for users with multiple computers on their desk since each system uses its own monitor(s).|
|GCcomPris||GCompris is educational software with miscellaneous activities for kids from 2 to 10|
|TuxPaint||Tux Paint is a free, award-winning drawing program for children ages 3 to 12.|
|Childsplay||Suite of educational games for young children|
More FOSS for Windows can be found at http://osswin.sourceforge.net.