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Good Virtual Printers (with cropping) for Windows and Linux

I'm interested in a virtual printer that would allow me to: preview the stuff that I'm about to print, and remove some pages allow printing multiple pages per sheet, removing white margins of pages ...
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Is there a way to have separate installations of Picasa on the same computer?

I use Picasa on my laptop to organize personal photo albums that I share with friends, and work photo albums that I use for project photos. I don't need any sort of heavy photo-editing software, so ...
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How to make boxes with measurment in pixel for various things on design? [closed]

How to make boxes with measurement in pixel for various things on design ? transparent boxes on design with height and width. Like this. round corner is not necessary. but when i draw boxes then size ...
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How to draw a marker or like indication arrow on screen and keep at same position until i move?

How to draw a marker or like indication arrow on screen and keep at same position until i move? I need freeware, portable for Windows XP. I want to use this type of tool in presentations.
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Extract files from a Norton Ghost archive

Extract files from a Norton Ghost archive... without Norton Ghost, and for free. Any ideas?
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Is there any keyboard mouse macro recorder to save time time on any repeted task?

Is there any keyboard mouse macro recorder to save time time on any repeated task?
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Which is lightest on resources, free and portable MP3 player for Windows with playlist support? [closed]

Which is lightest on resources, free and portable MP3 player for Windows with playlist support? I don't need any visualization/plugin/skins. Please give info about memory usage (while song is ...
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Is there any good free windows xp tray calendar available?

Since our company had blocked administrator access to most members, the most important thing everybody is missing is to click on the clock and see the calendar. Is there any good free windows xp tray ...
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PC activity monitor for my network [closed]

Are there any free software for monitoring PC activity? I own a comp with five system and i want to monitor employee activities with their computer
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Free software to read .cbr files

Can anyone recommend a free comic book reader (for the .cbr format) for Windows?
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Is there a utility like Tweak UI that I can use for Windows 7?

I realize Microsoft stopped supporting Tweak UI with WinXP. I always liked its features to get rid of small annoyances. Is there a single go-to place for an app like that now with Win7?
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I've been a big fan of Revo Uninstaller for years now, but just upgraded to Windows 7 and saw that it is not supported. What do I do?

Can I still use Revo Uninstaller with Windows 7 64-bit? I saw on the Revo site that this is not necessarily supported, so I don't want to have it messing with my registry without getting some advice ...
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What good free archivers are there? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What’s a good, free alternative to WinZip? I used to like TugZip, but the development on it has stopped and it has no x64 version, so after installing a fresh ...
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One-stop-shop installer for free Windows software?

A few weeks ago I came across a utility which listed good quality free/open source software and made it easy to install - stuff like Firefox, Open Office, GIMP etc.... ...and now I can't find it. ...
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Is there a way to check multiple private (i.e. login required) forums without visiting each one separately?

I read several message boards each day and I would like a way to see all of them at once, sort through the read/unread items, and search posts. Basically I'm thinking of something like Google Reader ...
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Looking for freeware or opensource CAD that can read and edit .dwg

We have an engineer who needs CAD software which can read and edit .dwg files (preferably that runs on Windows but I could probably argue for a *nix box if needed). Before buying a commercial license ...
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How do I image my hard drive for backup? Or do I just need to backup the files?

I have never imaged a hard drive, so I don't know what software to use or how to prepare my system for imaging. Is this the best way to backup? In the past, I've always just kept a copy of my ...
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What applications are available to build diagrams?

What applications exist that can help me build diagrams? I'd prefer the application to have the option of using many icons to choose from in order to put my ideas into images.
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Good Terminal program for windows [closed]

I'm growing a little sick of Microsoft's HyperTerminal, Can anyone recommend a good terminal program (that accepts com connections)? Preferably free.
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Monitor the network shared folder?

I am looking for freeware/open source application which can monitor the shared folder on local network. I did use some freeware application , But stupid enough to forget its name :) Thanks in ...
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Is there a good (free / open source) application out there to take notes on a PDF?

I deal with purchase orders and contracts in PDF format the majority of my day, and I use Acrobat 8.0 as provided by my company. Maybe I've been using it wrong, but taking notes with Acrobat is such a ...
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Any freeware like Piky Basket? [closed]

Piky Basket is one tool that allows you to copy files from various sources and paste them to a single destination. Are there any such freeware tools that do the same functionality and adds itself to ...
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Daemon Tools alternative? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Free Windows ISO Mounting Software Hi there, I am looking for a daemon tools alternative, a software that can load .iso files by associating it to the .iso file ...
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Windows freeware/opensource video editor

I've googled and googled and googled, but I can't find a decent FREE windows video editor. Does anybody know one?
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A free Comic Sans-like font, which isn't Comic Sans? [closed]

I'm looking for free fonts that are similar to Comic Sans, but that aren't actually Comic Sans. Why not Comic Sans itself? Well, its been overused, its too easy to recognise, I want something a bit ...
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Freeware local proxy engine for Windows? [closed]

Is there a nice and small, freeware proxy application that runs in the system tray? It should support HTTP and HTTPS proxy connections, NTLM authentication and configurable rules (different proxy ...
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Any good free/open source zip repair tool? [closed]

Is there any simple & freeware program to fix corrupted zip files for windows platform ? I've lot of corrupted zip files and would like to recover some of the files from it
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Software to create trees like hand-drawn

What software could I use to rapidly and easily create trees like this: Looking for freeware. Please supply screenshots where possible. Mind maps are OK as soon as they look like a tree. Windows ...
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Clone Hard Disk Software [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What utility can move my Windows boot partition over to another hard drive? Can someone recommend some software (free or opensource) that will allow me to make a clone ...
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Best freeware to remove redeye in images? [closed]

What is the best freeware application which can remove red eye in images?
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inSSIDer equivalent for Ubuntu with GUI

What is a program about the equivalent of inSSIDer or Netstumbler for Ubuntu 10.04? Something with a GUI that is easy for Linux beginners to install please. I tried kismet, but I wouldn't get my card ...
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Free word list for a word game [closed]

In order to create a Scrabble-like mini game I need an English word list to validate entries. I would like this list of words to be very extensive so just about any (within reason) English word will ...
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How to Keep a Window in Front of Others in Mac OS X?

Does anybody know if it would be possible to keep a window in front of others on Mac OS X (10.6) ? I would like to be able to have my firebug console open while debugging my site and my screen real ...
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Screenshot utility for Windows with postbox? facility

I want to take screenprints and then be able to add a postbox effect to grey out all but a certain area of the screenshot. I wish I knew where I saw the example of this, they had screenshots in a ...
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Free Duplicate mp3 finder

Sometime back I had used a duplicate file finder for mp3 by analyzing the content.Unfortunately it was not free and the shareware had a lot of limitations. Are there any freeware/OSS ones to detect ...
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Free Icon Software [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: icon creator software I want to make icons for Windows Vista. What free software can I use? What do you recommend?
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64 Bit Free Anti Virus [closed]

Related Question Free Antivirus solutions for Windows I am looking for a free native 64 Bit Anti virus package. I know lots / nearly all packages will run in 32bit emulated mode, but I can't ...
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Program to reduce image noise

Does anyone know any good free program to reduce noise in images. My camera was set on ISO auto when i took some pictures and it made some of them at ISO 1000 - 1600.
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Any coolosxapps.net alternative? (New OS X Software Blog) [closed]

I remember I used to almost religiously hit the coolosxapps.net website to find newly available freewares (mostly) for OS X. Now that the site was sold and is not available, I'm having trouble ...
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Free program to sync folder with FTP?

My business partner has a lot of files that he needs to sync to our website's private folder so that I can download the changes. We really need a good tool that can keep these sync'd. I have tried a ...
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What is the best free method of approximating Windows 7 power management in Windows XP? [closed]

I previously had Windows XP Tablet Ed. on my HP TC4400. Now I have Windows 7 installed on it and I've noticed quite a substantial increase in battery life, in particular when using the power saver ...
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What are the best free(ware?) PC performance benchmarking options out there? [closed]

I'd like to get a rough idea on the performance of my machines, so quite simply: what would you guys recommend as decent, free benchmarking software? Please specify whether your suggestions are good ...
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reduce pdf file size

I have an 8 MB pdf file that definitely doesn't need to be that big. What free windows programs are there available that can reduce the size of pdf files?
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Are free stock imagery usable in books and websites? [closed]

I see a lot of "free" stock imagery and vector graphics available on the Internet, but when I recommend such things for use on publications or websites, my clients ask me for printable licenses or any ...
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Any free Mind Mapping programs out there?

I am looking for a free Mind Mapping package to model a few things. Any good recommedations?
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Free office suites: the most compatible with Microsoft Office?

What free office suite is the most compatible with Microsoft Office?
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Is there a free (as in money) version of Redhat linux?

I've not dabbled with Linux for a while, but I need to, I am slightly outraged RedHat Linux is not free... or am I being dumb? Is there a free version available? If not what are the best ...
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venn generating software

I need venn generating software for Creating venn diagrams and Animations for venn diagrams. its should be free ;-)
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How to change Boot Screen for Vista

How to change to boot screen for vista ? is there any free tools available for it ?
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Looking for free Mac software to produce DVD's with subtitles [closed]

I have a movie in .avi format and I created the subtitles, now I would like to create a DVD that can be reproduced on a "regular" dvd player. Any idea?