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by juverax
Sun May 16, 2021 11:51 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Submission
Topic: Organica 1.0 & PropViewer 3.2 3D Apps
Replies: 2
Views: 5752

Re: Organica 1.0 & PropViewer 3.2 3D Apps

Organica 1.2 : https://archive.org/details/organica-12 (Seems to run fine directly from the unzipped folder. I did not check if it leaves traces elsewhere) Note: Check the poster's page: https://archive.org/details/@ferociousia . There are old but potentially interesting 3D Apps. PropViewer 3 : htt...
by juverax
Wed May 05, 2021 6:07 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Discussion
Topic: Audacity - multi-track audio editor
Replies: 30
Views: 31451

Re: Audacity - multi-track audio editor

https://www.theregister.com/2021/05/04/ ... use_group/
Audacity 'scared and excited' to be bought and brought under Muse Group's roof, promises to stay free and open source ...
by juverax
Mon May 03, 2021 1:15 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Submission
Topic: Vivaldi (Opera [inspired] browser alternative)
Replies: 145
Views: 255553

Re: Vivaldi (Opera [inspired] browser alternative)

Vivaldi's update on cookies and ad-blocking
https://www.theregister.com/2021/04/29/vivaldi_3_8/ (and read the comments)
by juverax
Thu Apr 29, 2021 6:51 am
Forum: Portable Payware Discussion
Topic: Arcsoft Photostudio
Replies: 2
Views: 1288

Re: Arcsoft Photostudio

Webfork wrote:
It's not really freeware, it's just that some of your money went towards the software as well as hardware.
You are right, I should have said "with no additional cost". :P
by juverax
Wed Apr 28, 2021 9:20 am
Forum: Portable Payware Discussion
Topic: Arcsoft Photostudio
Replies: 2
Views: 1288

Arcsoft Photostudio

Arcsoft PhotoStudio is officially payware (and free trialware). However, it is possible to consider that Arcsoft PhotoStudio is "Freeware" and "Portable". 1) "FREEWARE" ? : You can have PhotoStudio for free because it is also bundled with the EPSON scanner drivers on the installation CDs that come w...
by juverax
Sat Mar 20, 2021 10:39 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Discussion
Topic: Modelio
Replies: 2
Views: 5477

Re: Modelio

The Open Source MODELIO Project is still alive.
See https://www.modelio.org/downloads/download-modelio.html
The latest version of Modelio 4.1.0 (Build 202009292130) is available (Last update on October 1st, 2020 )
Versions for Windows 7/8/10, RedHat/CentOS, Debian, Ubuntu, MacOS
by juverax
Thu Mar 18, 2021 10:08 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Discussion
Topic: Combine batch of images into a PDF
Replies: 17
Views: 22810

Re: Combine batch of images into a PDF

Thanks to Cornflower!
WinScan2PDF by SoftwareOK is a gem! ( https://www.portablefreeware.com/index.php?id=2051 )
Very fast and creates a PDF file where each image is contained inside a canvass that has the size of the max width and max height of the image set.
by juverax
Sun Mar 14, 2021 4:32 pm
Forum: Portable Freeware Discussion
Topic: Picture Viewers for Very Large Graphic Files
Replies: 9
Views: 3595

Re: Picture Viewers for Very Large Graphic Files

@webfork: Thousand Thanks for putting the results of these tests in table format, much more readable, and thank you also for reminding us of the https://www.portablefreeware.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=22877 tests and discussion (screen capture tools). @Userfriendly: Thank you for testing additio...
by juverax
Sun Mar 14, 2021 10:57 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Discussion
Topic: Picture Viewers for Very Large Graphic Files
Replies: 9
Views: 3595

Picture Viewers for Very Large Graphic Files

Here are four picture viewers (mostly portable) able to open very large images (size tested: 175Mb): FineView Software Labs ( https://www.portablefreeware.com/forums/viewtopic.php?t=6376&p=93939#p93939 ) Honeyview: https://www.portablefreeware.com/index.php?id=2497 (Simple display worked, Zoom: fai...
by juverax
Wed Mar 10, 2021 9:15 am
Forum: Resources & Links
Topic: Orphans and old Applications
Replies: 3
Views: 1767

Re: Orphans and old Applications

Addition to "Orphans and old Applications": https://www.sac.sk/ Has old (very old) and some recent additions. It is not limited to old versions of anti-virus apps. It can be a useful resource if you have to use an old PC. I used this site in the early 2000x, but I could not remember the URL when I u...
by juverax
Fri Mar 05, 2021 8:31 am
Forum: Resources & Links
Topic: Brave (multi-platform web browser)
Replies: 31
Views: 54297

Re: Brave (multi-platform web browser)

"Brave buys a search engine, promises no tracking, no profiling – and may even offer a paid-for, no-ad version"
https://www.theregister.com/2021/03/03/ ... ch_engine/
by juverax
Tue Feb 16, 2021 5:19 pm
Forum: Freeware That Are Not Portable
Topic: InstantPhotoSketch
Replies: 1
Views: 2650

Re: InstantPhotoSketch

InstantPhotoSketch Version 2.0 is currently available at: https://www.softpedia.com/get/Multimedi ... etch.shtml
In this category of utilities there is also FotoSketcher: https://www.portablefreeware.com/index.php?id=1414
by juverax
Sun Feb 14, 2021 3:28 pm
Forum: Resources & Links
Topic: PDF tools grouped by feature
Replies: 5
Views: 12923

Re: PDF tools grouped by feature

( @webfork » Mon Feb 08, 2021 2:40 pm) "Identification of unit tasks" Section "Convert to PDF" - Tools to convert ONE image to ONE pdf file - Tools to combine SEVERAL images into ONE pdf file Section "Extract and Export images from a PDF file" - Tools that allow the manual extraction of one image co...
by juverax
Sun Feb 14, 2021 2:49 pm
Forum: Resources & Links
Topic: How to pull text out of a PDF and have it wrap correctly
Replies: 9
Views: 10413

Re: How to pull text out of a PDF and have it wrap correctly

(@lintalist, Aug. 2018) I just tried XpdfReader ( https://www.xpdfreader.com/ ) , and Pdf Image Extractor ( https://www.softpedia.com/get/Office-tools/PDF/Okhvat-PDF-Image-Extractor.shtml). In both cases the extracted images have a very low resolution (74 and 96dpi which is the resolution of a scree...
by juverax
Sun Feb 14, 2021 11:48 am
Forum: Chit-Chat
Topic: RECYCLER
Replies: 1
Views: 3554

RECYCLER

RECYCLER (all uppercase) Recently, approximately a week ago, I was reading a post here on the TPFC forum, that included a screenshot of the poster's file system (a USB file system or the main hard drive file system, I can't remember). I did not have time that day to comment on the post. On the imag...