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Can you recommend a free software that I can access the Periodic Table with, that has the following features and runs Windows 7 32-bit;

  • Accessible offline
  • Full Periodic Table data
  • Ability to look up by; atomic weight, number, full name of element, perhaps some detail about it, etc - what group the element belongs in.
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Operating system? –  heavyd Sep 18 '10 at 22:15
    
Any more detail, i.e., what do you need that a PNG wouldn't tell you google.com/images?q=periodic+table? –  hyperslug Sep 18 '10 at 22:16
    
@heavyd: added thanks! –  studiohack Sep 18 '10 at 22:21
    
@hyperslug: added more detail, thanks! –  studiohack Sep 18 '10 at 22:22

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Periodic Table Explorer looks pretty good. I have the mobile version on my iPhone.

Periodic Table Explorer

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@studiohack: It's a British geek offering free educational software to everyone. It's all quite altruistic. freshney.org/about.htm –  paradroid Sep 18 '10 at 22:33
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all i can say is wow. a must have for anyone studying science/chemistry/anything requiring the periodic table. Thanks! –  studiohack Sep 19 '10 at 0:21

I understand that your requirements are offline, but Ptable.com has far more features than any of these applications, and it supports caching to be used offline. Visit the site once with your browser, click Properties, and then you can Work Offline or revisit with no Internet connection and it will continue to function. You won't have access to the Wikipedia-referenced writeups, but the Properties and Orbitals tab will fully function, complete with all their visualization options.

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Periodic Table (for Windows)

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details? need more than the download .exe file. –  studiohack Sep 18 '10 at 22:35
    
Please see my edit. –  Mehper C. Palavuzlar Sep 18 '10 at 22:48
    
appreciate it, thanks! –  studiohack Sep 19 '10 at 0:10
    
You're welcome. –  Mehper C. Palavuzlar Sep 19 '10 at 0:12

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