Questions tagged [collaboration]

Where teams work together at one task, e.g. the same document or code, the piece of software used must be able handling that. Use this tag if that's a requirement to the software you're looking for.

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Collaboration platform

I am working, with my team, for designing and publishing a magazine. I tried googling for collaboration platforms, but I cannot find what I need. I am looking for an online collaboration platform to ...
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Is there a programmer orientated alternative to Google Docs?

I use Google Docs to collaborate with my team. We write notes about how functionality would work, post snippets of code, commands, json etc. Google Docs has several annoying features (e.g. auto-...
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Collaboration platform with restricted fields / roles for school reports

In a project, the task is to create a platform where teachers can enter texts for the school reports of their pupils. Not all teachers should be able to enter text for every pupil. In fact, they ...
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Self hosted image collaboration / proof system

Are there any free/open source projects for self-hosted image collaboration / proofing? I work with many clients and I need a system that will allow for each client to have their own account where ...
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Online white-boarding tool for diagrams and software design sessions

I used to work with Dabbleboard as a white-boarding tool across teams. It was a great tool, but was taken down for some reason. Is anyone hosting anything like it? I found Dabbleboard really easy to ...
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Software or web to track changes on technical documents?

I'm looking for a software that helps us keep track of our technical documents (specifically, requirements documents). We are in contact with the client, and he actively involves in the creation of ...
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Online rich text editor that allows collaborative commenting and track changes of markdown files

I want to be able to modify a markdown document locally, while my collaborators can work on it in a rich text editor online via file sharing (e.g. powered by GitHub or Dropbox). The rich text version ...
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Does it exist a free version such as GoogleDocs or similar, but with LaTex syntax included in the editor?

I am looking for something similar to GoogleDocs or ShareLaTex, but so far the former does not provide LaTex syntax and the later has a licensing model I believe. Any advice is greatly appreciated.
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Chat environment that can interpret programming code

I am looking for a simple chat environment, were users can talk to each other, but at the same time write code in a programming language (maybe Python or Ruby or Bash, whatever). Is there any way I ...
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Tool to spread the moderation workload of a Google Group

I have a Google Groups with a dozen posts per day, and 5 volunteer moderators. Most threads are users asking questions, but others post thanks messages, tips, etc. Some threads need an answer, some ...
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Discussion and Voting System for Company's Internal Code

Internally in my company, many teams has built common applications and packages that other teams are using. The problem is that it is not easy to decide new features to introduce to these applications/...
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How to monitor file/folder changes made while offline?

We are 4 friends, working on a project. Everyone works separately on a computer (Windows), and all the files are stored in a shared network drive in one of the PCs. We want to monitor the changes ...
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Tool for software documentation purpose

I'm a software developer, and I'm looking for a tool in order to write software documentation in collaboration with my team. This means that, this tool should be has some mechanism of versioning in ...
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Collaborative tree/hierarchical note taking software

Requirements: Hierarchical/tree based structuring of notes Multi user (simultaneous access to different notes) Definitely NOT SaaS Not an Emacs/Vim plugin Want (but not need): a GUI tool Libre/Open ...
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Share sticky notes on multiple computers

I am looking for windows application which will allow me and my collegue to share some notes. Right now I am using Windows sticky notes. I was able to link sticky notes file to dropbox any sync it to ...
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Marking, annotating and commenting parts of photography collaboratively

When I review my photographs I like to mark on the photography (with a circle, square or freeline) and comment a part of a photography I would improve, e.g. "this ear should be hidden", or "there is ...
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Team social network, with collaborative inline PDF commenting

My small business (<20 employees) is looking for an internal social network platform to replace Yammer. Yammer recently binned its inline PDF commenting system, which we used a lot to group proof ...
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SharePoint alternatives for designing and executing processes

I'm looking for a collaborative web application used for designing and executing various project processes. Suppose that tomorrow I had a requirement to build a tracking application for a project ...
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What is the best way to work on web development collaboratively?

What is the best way for a small team (2-3 people) to work on developing a website together? I mostly do solo work, but I'm putting together a simple WordPress site for a university lab. Until I can ...
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Intraweb document collaborative editing

I am a big fan of Google Docs, but my workplace likes to keep internal documents internal. Is there a good real-time collaborative editing tool to work with .doc, .doc, .odt, or similar document ...
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Looking for a Cloud Storage Provider with Content Indexing Capabilities

I work for a small company (less than 25 employees) where most employees work from home. We currently uses JungleDisk as a way to provide shared storage to our users. It works great for most things ...
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Literature (PDF) management for institutes

My institute is looking for a system to collaboratively manage literature on a server. In the first place, we want to organize our electronic literature archive. These are almost exclusively PDF ...
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Writing tool for documents with multiple authors

I'm looking for a tool for teachers. They write assessments for their pupils. So each teacher writes one per pupil. The software should collect all single assessments and create one large document out ...
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Free CMS with user pages, surveys, calendar, wiki, activity log, email, login-protected pages visible by all or some users

I am planning a tabletop RPG campaign. Due to the way I want to run it, I am hoping to set up a website for it. Requirements*: Free - at least for the end users, but I also would rather not pay ...
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Let multiple users share screens with each other and talk simultaneously

User Story I want to run a weekly non-commercial group that works together (over the Web) on separate screens that are displayed all at once in split screen mode. Examples of Use Social gaming, study ...
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Collaborative website for a small research lab

I currently have a wiki website for my research lab. This website is based on MoinMoin 1.9.x. Even though I find it very convenient (especially since it is open source) I am looking for a more ...
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A collaborative drawing app for Android and iOS

I have an Android and I'd like to draw together with someone who has iOS and who is on the other side of the globe. i.e. I want us to have a blank page where we could both draw freely in color, ...
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Create collaborative feedback

Do you know if there's a website that allows us to create a collaborative form with a commenting and vote/like system (just as you can see here, on facebook or reddit) ? I end up here after searching ...
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Collaborative Vulnerability Assessment / Penetration Test Tool Suggestions

I am in the process of evaluating Infobyte's Faraday tool and putting it into use for pentesting and collaboration with my colleagues. The idea is great but the app seems to be in the early stages of ...
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Open-Source alternative for Adobe Connect

I wish to run a server and a service for holding some webinars and remote class. But for many reasons I prefer to just you open-source software or online services. The features I am looking for are: ...
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Online collaborative list without registration

I'm in a food co-op that has a grocery store. When some product is missing and we need to order more, we write the name of the product on a whiteboard in the store. Then the people operating the shift ...
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Server software for collaborative math?

I have recently registered a mathematics-related domain for collaborative problem-solving and proof-development. Features I would need: basic user account control; MathML or MathJAX or similar (...
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All-in-one collaborative portal

I've done crazy amounts of research, and so far I've only found one decent platform that provides everything I need: Bitrix24. However, their time-tracking feature is reserved for their most premium ...
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LAN file storage systems which are Google Drive Realtime API compatible for realtime mulltiuser app collaboration?

Some browse and mobile apps such as Mindmup use the Google Drive Realtime API for realtime multiuser collaboration. Are there any LAN based alternatives which support the Google Drive Realtime API ...
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Payment Gateway Solution for Mobile Payments

I am looking for a company who has the skills to implement the following solution for a Government/National carrier deployment: The carrier has the infrastructure to move the transactions and they ...
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Glossary Web application

I need to create a collaborative glossary for a project of mine, and was wondering whether there was already a ready-to-use lightweight glossary / dictionary web application that I can put on my web ...
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Manage OSM points online

I have around 1000 points in an Excel file with coordinates and notes on them. These are customers we visit. Now in the past I managed that list and occationally converted it to GPX to import them as ...
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Headless CMS for collaborative working on user manual

The Headless CMS I am looking for will be used by approx. 5 developers, creating a user manual. This manual will contain images, rich text, links, tables and lists. The target audience are mostly Non-...
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An online hosted wiki-type collaboration software with effective mobile access

I'm trying to find an option that will allow a small team of us - two to three people - to work collaboratively on assembling a lot of information regarding the medical condition of a friend of ours. ...
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Using GIS to store any type of file

I work for an engineering company where we use a large range of software's and file types, including but not limited to, GIS and CAD based software. We are aware of the broad trend to BIM and are ...
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Personal wiki-hosting with LaTeX-like equations

I really like how Wikipedia works. But you cannot write original research nor beletry on Wikipedia :-( … nor use it as you personal blog ;-) So I would like to find some wiki-hosting as similar to ...
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Software to collaboratively build organizational structure of 10 million entities, with diagram

I need some help for a project to stop Climate Change. If everything goes well, I will have a lot of activists pouring into an organization shortly. The rate will be too much for central planning, so ...
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Are there any free or relatively cheap remote classroom software applications?

Does anyone know any good free or relatively cheap remote classroom software? I want to be able to have training sessions with multiple students and have a working session where I can monitor ...
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What cloud storage/syncing tools will meet our needs?

I am a partner in a small business. Currently we have one office with a shared computer, and we both work from home on our personal computers. We use a single account with iDrive Sync to store all ...
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Online system for collaboration between people that do not know each other

At some research place I am working recently, there are many people from different research backgrounds and expertises. I have been assigned the task of building a team from all of them and achieve a ...
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Good tools for collaborative review and approval?

We're trying to launch a podcast series. We have a 5-person team and at least a dozen interviews in the can. We're finding it difficult to keep track of versioning and edit suggestions because we ...
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How can I share an iPython notebook privately?

I'm working in my spare time in a project with the lab of a friend. Basically they give me some raw data and I work on an iPython notebook analyzing it. We are about 6000km away. I have the notebook ...
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Digital signature software with mobile access

I'm looking for ideas how to resolve a business need for digital signatures. For context, I'm an Excel / Access VBA developer with little experience in digital signatures other than the solutions ...
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need W10 install-free screen sharing

I want to share my desktop and collaborate with someone outside my org. Normally I would install teamviewer or anydesk, but that won't work. My W10 computer is locked down by the infrastructure ...
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screen/image sharing with pointer

I'm doing language exchange online. We are sharing our screens in Google Meet and show an image/photo. We discuss things in the picture so being able to see the mouse pointer is great. The problem in ...