• If you are citizen of an European Union member nation, you may not use this service unless you are at least 16 years old.

  • You already know Dokkio is an AI-powered assistant to organize & manage your digital files & messages. Very soon, Dokkio will support Outlook as well as One Drive. Check it out today!


Software Comparisons

Page history last edited by Doug Peterson 14 years, 8 months ago

Where can you get your software?



Note that this table is not intended to be all inclusive and feel free to edit and add your favourites.

Interesting article from the BBC about the successor to Microsoft Windows.


Please feel free to join this wiki and add your favourites should it not be on the list.


Make sure you expand this by clicking on the arrow top right.  There are three columns.


Software Type Commercial Open Source or Free WebBased and Free
Word Processor Microsoft Word, Pages, WordPerfect

OpenOffice Writer, Abiword, Kword

Google Docs, Zoho Writer, ThinkFree, ajaxWrite


Spreadsheet Microsoft Excel, Quattro Pro

OpenOffice Calc, Kspread

Google Docs, Zoho Sheet, ThinkFree

Presentation Microsoft Powerpoint, Corel Presentations

OpenOffice Impress, Kpresenter

Google Docs, Zoho Show, ThinkFree

Image Editing Adobe Photoshop

Gimp, Gimpshop, Paint.Net, IrfanView, Picassa, Krita

Adobe Photoshop Express, Picnik


Webpage Creation Adobe Dreamweaver NVU PBwiki, Wikispaces
Audio Editing Garageband Audacity SmashMash
Video Editing Adobe Premier, iMovie, Final Cut MPEG Streamclip, VirtualDub SmashMash
Antivirus NOD32, Norton Antivirus, MacAfee Antivirus, Trend Micro


Panda ActiveScan, Bit Defender

Graphic Organizers SMART Ideas, Inspiration, Kidspiration, Visio

Cmap, FreeMind, Kivio

Gliffy, Bubbl.us,


Operating Systems Microsoft Windows, Macintosh OS X Linux, Ubuntu Online Operating System
Drawing CorelDRAW! Tuxpaint, Sketchup, Inkscape, Gimp Rate My Drawings
Screen Capture Adobe Captivate, Camtasia , SnagIt Wink, Jing, Camstudio  
PDF Creation Adobe Acrobat CutePDF, PDF 995, OpenOffice, PDFCreator, doPDF Adobe Buzzword





Comments (0)

You don't have permission to comment on this page.