Welcome to the Illawarra Computer Enthusiasts’ Member’s Kit CD
|Disclaimer: The Illawarra PC Users Group disclaim all responsibility for any losses or damage which may be attributed to the use or misuse of any material published on this disk.
|Member's Kit – This kit is designed to assist you as a potential ambassador/recruiter of the Illawarra Computer Enthusiasts and your obligations as a member of such by referring to the documents listed in the folder.|
|Active ISO Burner – ISO files are quickly becoming the new way to deliver a CD's content through a download. For example, if you download any of the new Microsoft Office programs over the Internet, you will be sent an ISO file. They are very nice for transporting data as well. I mean, they allow a company to send you an entire CD's worth of data in one single file.|
|Ad-Aware Anniversary Edition 8.0 is a classic anti-spyware protection program, able to detect any spyware, adware, Trojans and other additions to take control of the browser without permission or violate your privacy. Read the review before installing.|
|Adobe Reader 9.2 – Adobe Acrobat Reader is free and freely distributable software that lets you view and print Portable Document Format (PDF) files. Acrobat Reader also lets you fill in and submit PDF forms online.|
Ashampoo Cover Studio v1.01 – Ashampoo Cover Studio v1.01 helps you design and print DVD case, DVD booklet, jewel and slim case inserts, Blu-ray cases and disk labels. The program includes professional themes help you to quickly create and print good looking covers. The edit or offers many helpful tools and possibilities for designing your own covers; pictures, text and tables can be inserted quickly and can easily be positioned and there is an Undo / Redo feature. Use the import function to import audio CD track titles, filenames and folders directly from a disc and use the paper Edit Paper Formats tool to create your own custom label paper to match custom perforated stock.
|aTube Catcher – Download videos from social web sites like MySpace™, Dailymotion™, Megavideo™, Yahoo!™, Metacafe™, Spike™, Megarotic™, Glob™, RTVE™, etc; thousands of video sharing sites! You can export the multimedia content to your computer or your mobile device, IPAD, IPOD, PSP, GPS devices, MP4 Players, Cell Phone, Android devices, DVD, VCD, MP3, Iphone. Plenty of formats supported including 3GP, 3G2, AVI, XVID, MP4, MP3, MP2, WMA, WMV, GIF, FLAC, WAV, PSP, MPG, VOB, OGG, MOV, AVI. aTube Catcher also can burn in DVD/VCD your videos without use any other third party software. Among other features has a built-in Screen Recorder to capture what you see on your screen, even video chat sessions from Windows Live Messenger, Yahoo Messenger, DVD movies, Webinars, Online Meetings, etc., or just create video/audio presentations.|
|Audacity is a free, easy-to-use audio editor and recorder for Windows, Mac OS X, GNU/Linux and other operating systems. You can use Audacity to record live audio, convert tapes and records into digital recordings or CDs, edit Ogg Vorbis, MP3, WAV or AIFF sound files, cut, copy, splice or mix sounds together, change the speed or pitch of a recording, and more!|
|Auslogics Disk Defrag – Disk fragmentation leads to system slowdowns, PC crashes, slow start up and shutdown and sometimes to system failures. Auslogics Disk Defrag is designed for fast optimisation of today's modern hard disks. Get the maximum performance out of your expensive hardware investments.|
Auslogics Disk Defrag Portable – It is a single ".exe" application that doesn't require installation and can be run directly from a USB drive. It may be handy, for instance, if you have no rights for installing software on your office PC. IT Pros who deal with hundreds of computers may also find this tool useful.
Key benefits of Disk Defrag Portable:
Belarc Advisor 8.3b – Belarc Advisor builds a detailed profile of your installed software and hardware, including Microsoft Hotfixes and software serial numbers, and shows the results in your Web browser. All of your PC profile information is kept private on your PC and is not sent to any Web server.
|Google Chrome is a browser that combines a minimal design with sophisticated technology to make the web faster, safer, and easier. It has one box for everything: Type in the address bar and get suggestions for both search and web pages. Will give you thumbnails of your top sites; Access your favourite pages instantly with lightning speed from any new tab.|
|Colour Cop – Colour Cop v5.0 is a multi-purpose colour picker for web designers and programmers. It features an eyedropper, magnifier, variable magnification levels, 3 by 3 and 5 by 5 average sampling, snap to websafe, colour history, and a 42 colour
|Comodo Internet Security offers 360°: protection against internal and external threats by combining a powerful Antivirus protection, an enterprise class packet filtering firewall, and an advanced host intrusion prevention system called Defense+.|
|Cool Ruler – Very easy to use with your existing programs. Measurements can be set for Inches, Pixels and Centimetres. Create as many rulers on your screen as you need. Adjust the angle of the ruler to a vertical or horizontal position.|
|doPDF can create searchable PDF files by selecting the Print command from virtually any application. With one click you can convert your Microsoft Excel, Word or PowerPoint documents or your emails and favourite Web sites to PDF files. doPDF installs itself as a virtual printer driver so after a successful installation will appear in your Printers and Faxes list.|
|Document That Problem – Have you ever run into a problem with your computer that happened to bring up an error message? Well, when that happens, wouldn't it be nice if you could just capture that error message and send it to someone else so they could help you figure out what's wrong? This word document explains how to go about it.|
|Download Accelerator – The popular download manager with over 160 million users worldwide.|
|The new Utrecht, a Netherlands creative communications firm, has created a font with "holes" in it called Spranq Eco Sans.
|FastStone Capture is a program that can be used to capture screen images that you want to place in a document, a brochure, an e-mail message, a slide show and for lots of other things. You can even use it to capture images from a slide show while the slide show is running.|
|FastStone Image Viewer is a fast, stable, user-friendly image browser, converter and editor. It has a nice array of features that include image viewing, management, comparison, red-eye removal, e-mailing, resizing, cropping and colour adjustments. Its innovative but intuitive full-screen mode provides quick access to EXIF information, thumbnail browser and major functionalities via hidden toolbars that pop up when your mouse touch the four edges of the screen. Other features include a high quality magnifier and a musical slideshow with 150+ transitional effects, as well as lossless JPEG transitions, drop shadow effects, image annotation, scanner support, histogram and much more. It supports all major graphic formats (BMP, JPEG, JPEG 2000, animated GIF, PNG, PCX, TIFF, WMF, ICO and TGA) and popular digital camera RAW formats (CRW, CR2, NEF, PEF, RAF, MRW, ORF, SRF, ARW, RW2 and DNG).|
|Free PDF to Word Converter 1.5 – Free PDF to Word Converter – easy and free pdf to word freeware, convert pdf file to word doc file. Totally Free PDF to Word Converter. Easy and free pdf to word freeware, convert pdf file to word doc file. The world's best Freeware to convert pdf to word! Convert your PDF to Word right now! Free PDF to Word Converter can help you convert PDF file to Word doc easily to edit and reuse.|
|Gif Splitter can break GIF animation down into individual image frames. Then, you can select any frames of the gif animation, and modify them as you like.|
FotoSketcher is fast, fun and easy way to turn your digital photos into beautiful pencil sketches or paintings in seconds.
GIMP is one of the most powerful free image editors available, and represents a reasonable alternative to Photoshop
|Google Toolbar – Internet Explorer and Firefox Toolbar with Google search. Additional options include a pop-up blocker and form-filler.|
|HP Flash Drive Formatter – This utility will format any USB flash drive, with your choice of FAT, FAT32 or NTFS partition types.|
|Icon Restore allows you to save the icon layout on your desktop|
|ImagoWeb is a speed program for viewing, converting and managing your graphics files. The program supports a multitude of file formats, including JPEG, GIF, BMP, DIB, RLE, WMF, and many more.|
|IrfanView is a very fast, small, compact and innovative FREEWARE (for non-commercial use) graphic viewer for Windows 9x, ME, NT, 2000, XP, 2003, 2008, Vista, Windows 7.|
|Kyodai Mahjongg is a great version of the famous Mahjongg Solitaire (or Shanghai) oriental game. The purpose of the game is to remove all the tiles from a board. The tiles must be removed by pairs. They have to be free on their left or right side, otherwise you can't remove them. The rules are simple and the game is extremely addictive!|
|MailWasher – A leader in anti spam software – the easiest way to check and manage your e-mails before you download them.|
|Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware is an anti-malware application that can thoroughly remove even the most advanced malware. It includes a number of features, including a built in protection monitor that blocks malicious processes before they even start.|
Microsoft Office 2010 Menu To Ribbon Reference Notebooks
|Nitro PDF Reader utilises the Microsoft Office-style Ribbon interface. Tasks and tools are separated into tabs, grouped by functionality, and represented graphically with easy-to-understand text labels, providing an immediately familiar user interface that won't leave you searching for help.|
|OpenOffice 3 – OpenOffice.org is a multiplatform and multilingual office suite and an open-source project; compatible with all other major office suites.|
|PhotoScape is a free program that does just about everything when it comes to photos and images. It can edit, alter, resize, crop, frame, combine and so much more.|
|Photo Story 3 to make a video with a music background, to play on your computer.|
|Picasa 3.5 – A very easy to use picture editing program.|
|PIXresizer is a tool for quickly generating screen-friendly versions of your images with dramatically reduces file sizes.|
|Microsoft PowerPoint Viewer – This file allows you to view Power Point presentation sent to you or which you download from the Internet. It will NOT create such presentations.|
|ScapbookFlair – Easy to use, simple and fun. Share your scrapbooks with family and friends. And the most important aspect is, it is free.|
|SunlitGreen Photo Editor is a free, lightweight yet powerful photo enhancer and editor. It lets you view, resize, rotate, apply colour corrections and effects to your photos in an easy and professional way.|
|SyncBack is a powerful freeware program that helps you backup and synchronise your files to: the same drive; a different drive or medium (CDRW, CompactFlash, etc); an FTP server; a Network; or a Zip archive.|
|TweakNow RegCleaner Is used to clean the registry of references to programs that are no longer loaded. Read instructions before running.|
|Windows Magnifier is a display utility that makes the computer screen more readable. Learn how to turn on and use Magnifier in Windows XP.|
|WordWeb is a free English thesaurus and dictionary for Windows, and can be used to look up words from within almost any program in just one click. It works off-line, but can also look up words in web references such as the Wikipedia encyclopaedia.|