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Just a quick browsing of your computing habits. :lol:

Basically, the question is; what are the programs you use most (consciously) day-to-day.

My top five would be:
1) IE9
2) MS Office
3) VirtualBox
4) Download Accelerator Plus
5) CCleaner

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1) Firefox
2) Excel
3) Cossacks (again)
4) Thunderbird
5) Ocster backup

Lots of what I do on the computer is on the internet

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Firefox
OpenOffice GO-OO
PaintShop Pro 7
WMP 9
Essential PIM free

Slightly better looking than a decomposing baboon.  But only on a good day.

 

Karlheinz Stockhausen was the worlds finest composer, EVER

 

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Slim Browser
Comodo Dragon
Orbit Downloader
Lotus 123
TextPad

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DAU - Win 10 Pro 64, Core2 Quad Q6600, Asus P5B, 3Gb OCZ OCZ2V8001G PC6400, Asus HD4670, Samsung HD161HJ, Samsung SpinPoint SP2504C

TRI - Win 7 HP 64 Retail, Athlon II X4 620, Foxconn M61PMV, 4Gb Patriot Extreme PDC24G6400ELK PC6400, ECS NVidia N9600GT-512MX-P, Samsung HD322HJ F1, Hitachi HDP725050GLA360

PEDWAR - Win 7 HP 64 Retail, Pentium G870, Gigabyte H61MA-D2V, 8Gb PNY DIM104GBN PC3-10660, VTX 3D Radeon HD6670, Seagate Barracuda 7200.12, Samsung SpinPoint SP2504C

PUMP - Win 10 Home 32, Athlon II X3 440, ASRock N68C-S UCC, 3Gb Hynix PC3-10660, GeForce 7025, Western Digital WDC WD800AAJS, Excelstor J2950S

CHWECH - Win 10 Home 64, Pentium G840, ASRock H61 Pro BTC, 4Gb OCZ OCZ3G1333LV2G PC3-10660, Intel HD, Western Digital WDC WD800AAJS, Seagate ST3500412AS

SAITH - Vista Basic 32 OEM, Core2 Duo E8500, Foxconn G31MX-K, 4Gb Rendition RM25664AA800 PC6400, GEForce 7600GT, Samsung HD322HJ F1, Western Digital WD5000AAKS

 


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FYI:
I am trying to find a (reliable) trial version of Cassocks to download. Looks to be rather entertaining.
Also gonna give Orbit a try. Never heard of it and want to compare it with what I am using now. Same with SlimBrowser - gotta try it.
Furthermore; it would seem that OpenOffice GO-OO is being replaced/merged with/into LibreOffice. I like the UI of LibreOffice and I love supporting open-source material.
Thanks for giving me some fiddlin' material. :)

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FYI:
I am trying to find a (reliable) trial version of Cassocks to download.


Didn't know you were into the clergy :unsure: still it takes all sorts, as my gran used to say

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I know about the incorporation of GO-OO into LibreOffice, just don't see the point of updating yet.

Nice article on the split here .

Slightly better looking than a decomposing baboon.  But only on a good day.

 

Karlheinz Stockhausen was the worlds finest composer, EVER

 

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Didn't know you were into the clergy :unsure: still it takes all sorts, as my gran used to say


Bugger! I thought Cossacks was a war game! Must have missed something in the translation. :lol:
In my mid-20s I did want to join a monastery. Does that count? :rolleyes:

I know about the incorporation of GO-OO into LibreOffice, just don't see the point of updating yet.

Nice article on the split here .


If it ain't broke; don't fix it. B)

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Didn't know you were into the clergy :unsure: still it takes all sorts, as my gran used to say


Bugger! I thought Cossacks was a war game! Must have missed something in the translation. :lol:
In my mid-20s I did want to join a monastery. Does that count? :rolleyes:

Cossacks is, Cassocks could be if two of them wanted the same one

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It was an error in translation, then. I shall repent forthwith. :devil:
'Preciate the correction.

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Question for anyone who has installed LibreOffice:
Is it a resourse hog as OO.o used to be? I used to use OO.o but it was a hungry bugger.

Edit:
I like Orbit. I'll play with it a while and may replace DAP. Very user friendly prog. Thanks, Boris.
I likey pickin' the mind of seasoned pros. :0

Edited by bludgard, 08 October 2011 - 18:24.


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Opera.
Thunderbird.
Libra Office.
GIMP.
Audacity.

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LibreOffice runs well. I had questioned the resource consumption of it compared to OOo in a thread but couldn't find it. LibreOffice actually appears to be quicker than M$; and doen't kill memory. Havn't had time to test all of its abilities or on other OS other than Win 7, but I like it.

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Mine would be these below,

Google Chrome
MS Office - Word/Excel
MalwareBytes Free
NFOPad
Ccleaner

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LibreOffice runs well.

I had LibreOffice since I got my new Windows 7 system this last summer; I thought LO may be a good alternative to Microsoft Office.

However, I finally uninstalled it last week after the latest version 3.4.4 still does not support Java 7. There are several other things I was not happy with in LibreOffice, e.g. Calc does not fully support Excel macros, or Base does not support SQL Outer Join. Or documents created with Writer have a completely different layout when opened with Microsoft Word. etc.

I have now installed Office 2010, and everything works as expected.

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Just out of curiosity: onyone using OpenOffice? If so, does it work with Java 7? (I would expect so, since both Java and OO now belong to Oracle.)

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My top programs is :
  • Mozilla Firefox (best ever)
  • Windows Media Player
  • Microsoft Office 2010
  • PES 2012 :D
  • Tune Up Utilities 2012
Please visit my site www.compiez.tk >>tutorials and download software

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1) Firefox
2) MSN
3) Microsoft office word
4) Libre office
and 5)..... AVG. That stupid thing won't leave me alone :/

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My top programs:

Total Commander Ultima Prime - i have it in startup, cant live without it
Google Chrome
MS Office
AIMP
CCleaner

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  • Google Chrome
  • Avast Internet Security
  • Malwarebytes Pro
  • TFC
  • Firefox





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