Questions tagged [gratis]

Software free of financial cost. For software that includes the source code, [open-source] is the best tag. Software can be either [gratis] or [open-source], or both. Only use this tag if "gratis" is a must-have requirement.

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What is a thin web-based front-end for a relational database?

We currently have a bespoke web app for managing static data. It is really essentially just quite a thin front-end for a database. In the top-left dropdown you can select a table, which will be ...
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Daily-Scheduler, Open source / Freeware, Full Version, Offline, for Windows

When I search for freeware I find crippleware (software that half its basic features have been removed and provided only in the paid version). When I search for open source I find pseudo-open ones, ...
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Gratis IDE/editor for Graphviz

I am aware of this question, but it is eight years old, and asking for an OS X app. Is there any gratis IDE/editor where I can edit my input text, split-screen, and immediately have the GraphViz ...
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Any alternatives to NSIS, Installshield, Advanced Installer?

I've developed some nice software, and now all I need is an installer for it. The things I need in it are in the following: Must be free (not free trial) No or minimal branding Ability to add ...
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Simple and free book library management system (ILS) for a small library

We need help finding a book library management software that would fit our needs: It must be free. It would be great if it is open source, or easily translatable. It must be local / offline / self-...
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Free music recognition API

I'm developing an application to recognize the music played by speakers. It records 32 seconds of the sound played and send a request via an API of music recognition. So far I used Echonest. But my ...
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Create UI tree view

I want a tree view to appear in the program interface in Unity. I have tree data in my program insomuch that I can print this data in a UI text. However, I want to build a tree view for user in a ...
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Software where I can upload a bunch of images and it will randomly select a handful of them?

Something that works in Windows 10 and is free. Preferably shows them all in a row or in 2 even rows (one on top of the other). Willing to use a website too. Thanks in advance! This is for study and ...
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Decoding DTMF tones from recording

I want to teach kids the decoding of alien messages. To get an idea of what aliens could send us, I use the Arecibo message as a first starting point. So I'm trying to decode that message. Wikipedia ...
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Bulk resize / change aspect ratio without image loss

I need to bulk upload images to Instagram but all my images have different aspect ratios. Basically I need about 20 images to in a 1:1 ratio. I don't want any loss of the original image, so any text ...
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Software to draw Timing Diagrams from an input file

I am looking for some software to draw Timing Diagrams from a plain text input file. Note that I do not solely want some sort of paint program, although I do not object to that functionality being ...
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Video meta/tag editor

I'm looking for a free/gratis metadata/tag editor for the most common video containers, including mkv, mp4, wmv, avi, and flv, whenever possible. I'd prefer command line, for Windows. I tried ffmpeg, ...
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Any way to protect a PDF with AES-256 for free?

Adobe offers a 7-days trial of its Acrobat Pro. It's technically free but not terribly useful in the long run. LibreOffice can export a file as PDF, but only with 128-bit RC4 encryption. Obsolete. ...
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Free GRAFCET or SFC editors

I'm looking for a free, Linux-based, open-source (in order of importance) GRAFCET or SFC editor, similar to CODESYS or AUTOMGEN. Exporting the chart into a SVG file is also required, especially with ...
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Java library to create PDF file

I am looking for a free library to create and export PDF files. I will receive StringBuilder like that: value;timestamp 8627;1514674800000; 8627;1514761200000; and I need to generate and export to ...
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open ost backup and search

I backed up my Outlook mail to an ost file. I'm looking for a freeware tool that will allow me to open the .ost file and search the emails. I tried already "Free Outlook OST File viewer" and "Free ost ...
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Gratis webmail email (web-app) with customizable filter rules

Can anyone recommend a webmail web-app (web-based email) that meets the following requirements: Minimum 49 customizable incoming filters to sort email (that actually work!) Gratis Minimum 500MB ...
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IT inventory scanner

Does anyone know a good free software that i can use to scan IT inventory over the network? I am trying to scan all the computer and printers and servers that on our network to see how old they are ...
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Linux audio player that can filter songs per year

Sometimes I want to play only 90s songs, and sometimes only songs that have been released this year. Is there a Linux audio player with that feature? That can be a plugin of an existing player. ...
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Linux terminal that supports RTL (non KDE)

I am on Ubuntu unity 16.04, I am looking for: Free Linux terminal that supports RTL Not KDE based Works in ZSH because bicoin does not Huge bonus if it can be integrated in VScode, in fact the reason ...
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Free incident management tool for more than 50 users

In our DevOps team (~10) we get a few bug reports, change requests or incident reports per week. These modest volumes don't merit an application like TopDesk, so I wondered if someone knows of a good (...
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C++ library for working with probability distributions

I want a C++ library which would allow me to dynamically construct a distribution, from a wide selection of distribution families, with its appropriate parameters, based on configuration data read ...
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Need a software to do a small show of improvisation where people suggest the act

So basically we're going to have a show at our school and my objective is to have people send some kind of message through their phones which I will then be used to give instructions to the actors by ...
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Video editor that can extract clips along with separate subtitle file

I have video files (.mp4) along with separate subtitle files (.srt). I'm looking for a video editor that will allow me to extract clips from the video, and also create a new subtitle file based on the ...
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Share text online, with access control, free but faster loading than Google Docs

Suppose you need to share text online quickly, e.g. some code with a password in it. But you don't want just anyone with the link to be able to view it, because of the sensitive information inside. ...
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vCard-editor for windows

To manage some contacts on an mobile device I need an editor to create some vCard-files. The current source can export vcf-files in a very uncomfortable way and wrong format, so I have to edit each of ...
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Tool that analyzes C++ source code and suggests files to put into stdafx.h

I'm working on a C++ project that takes 40 minutes to build. I'm not used to such long build times and I'm looking for ways of improving the compilation process. One idea is to put header files that ...
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Free portable Message Sequence Chart Generator

My Message Seqence Chart Generator of choice is Msc-generator. Alas, I cannot find a portable version. What altrernatives are there? Must run on Windows be gratis for commerical use ...
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GitHub continuous integration to validate a CSV/TSV file

I have a GitHub project which consists mostly of a TSV file. People often send pull requests, and each time most of the work is to simply check that it is valid TSV. People often break TSV by ...
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Combine multiple image files into a single PDF file

What's a good utility for combining different image files (e.g. PNGs or JPGs) into a single PDF file, with no quality loss (or minimal quality loss)? Required features: Libre Gratis Command-line ...
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Windows 7 software to align two windows, one directly above the other

There is a single window management function missing in Windows 7 for which I would like a software remedy: The ability to show 2 windows top-to-bottom. In other words, one window directly above the ...
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Program to read shortcut (.lnk) files and modify its properties

I would like a GUI program capable to open/read a shortcut file and modify all of its properties, with total ease (like for example showing the original values in a editable textbox, and a button to ...
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Knowledge base/wiki system

Im looking for a knowledge base/wiki/FAQ system that fits these criteria: Free Written in PHP Rich text editing (rather than markdown) Has search functionality Categories In general, user friendly, ...
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Simple web-app to create QR Code from text completely offline

I'm looking for a simple web-app that will allow the user to enter text, and then display a QR Code for that text. The catch is that all processing must be done offline within the web browser, with ...
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Free MariaDB forward engineering tool

At this point, MariaDB 10.3 and MySQL 8.0.xx are now different enough that the most recent version of MySQL Workbench has difficulties working with MariaDB. Given this problem is likely to get worse, ...
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Free API for handwritten OCR (Optical Character Recognition)

I wanted to know if there are any free APIs available for text recognition from a handwritten document. I looked in Google Vision API, Microsoft Cognitive API but all of the above are paid. So is it ...
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2x1 weather forecast widget for Android

On my Android home I have just 2x1 of space left and would like to use it to show weather forecast. 2x1 is not big, but it could at least show a sun/rain/snow icon and temperature for today and ...
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Object-Oriented SQL Representation

I am looking for a library that offers an object-oriented representation of raw SQL queries. With the example of SELECT statements, I imagine something like having an object that represents the ...
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Software development “todo” (issue) tracker hosted locally

I work as a code developer for an enterprise. Normally, I when the client asks for a new feature or a bugfix, I write it down on a piece of paper, and then I copy it in an Excel file. When the task is ...
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Gratis antivirus for Windows 7 x64 requiring little attention

I know that there is similiar question, but I'm unable to use Microsoft Security Essentials. I have new PC with 8 GB of RAM and i7. It has freshly installed Windows 7 x64 and basics drivers. I ...
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Web assembly data type conversion library

While I am very excited about the concept of WebAssembly and being able to code for the browser in C, I am disappointed that it only supports simple numeric data types. For instance, see the answer ...
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Screen Recorder for Windows 10 free [duplicate]

is there a free screen recorder for Windows 10 that can be used for recording tutorials?
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Free software to design magazine covers and pages

Am looking for free software to design magazine covers and pages (magazine pages with rich color and images). I searched web and found this - https://graphicdesign.stackexchange.com/questions/3144/...
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Offline Code Snippet Manager

I am looking for a code snippet manager (or, more generally, a text snippet manager) that stores all of its data locally (i.e. not cloud-based). It should be possible to organize code snippets by ...
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Free PDF editor for Windows

I work for a non-profit organization and we have a lot of staff that need to work with PDFs. Our designers etc have the Adobe suite but that is quite expensive and I do not want to purchase a lot of ...
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Free remote desktop software for Linux with modern secure protocol using system authentication

When connecting to a Linux desktop remotely it seems like the only games in town are NX and VNC. NX is now very not free. And VNC is stuck in the 70s - authentication doesn't even have the concept of ...
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Software for NFC based login

I am trying to set up an Android or Windows tablet that kids at an event can use to leave comments. This is for a non profit event so I am not looking for paid solutions because there is no budget. ...
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Free WYSIWYG DocBook editor

DocBook is a document expression format. I am looking for a free DocBook editor in WYSIWYG mode. Requirements: What you see is what you get Supports as many DITA elements as possible Very reliable, ...
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Looking for a program deactivating software for Windows OS

I need a gratis [or cheap once-off payment (roughly <50 USD)] software, that can deactivate unneeded programs running on a Windows 10 PC, 64 bit and reactivates them when needed similar to AVG PC ...
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Long term RAM usage monitor (Windows)

I buy a new laptop every 3 years on average. I think that I tend to err on side of too much when adding RAM, and that is quite expensive. Leaving aside the fact that applications' demand for RAM ...