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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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PDF library to extract text and image in Xamarin (Android)

I'm a single developer trying to develop an Android app to convert PDF to ePub. I already have a prototype working for Windows in C#, and for that I used iText library. Problem is, C# version of ...
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Statistics graphics for SVN

I maintain a few SVNs for which I would like to get some nice graphics. Especially, I like the contribution map of Github: Since these SVNs are "misuses" for binary documents (Word etc.), I'm not ...
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Tool that supports plausible deniability

Me and some colleagues are not happy with some events in our company. We'd like to prepare a whitepaper (maybe not the correct term) for the management so that they become aware about the things that ...
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Remove passers-by from picture, by taking the same picture several times

I want to take a picture of a building, but there are always a few people walking in front of it. While I wait for a person to exit the frame, another person comes in from the other side. So, I ...
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Web based HR service or software for screening employment applications?

Looking for something web based and affordable (ideally under $100) that can assist in screening applications for employment. Any of the following for example: Something that can administer tests ...
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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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Subversion client which shows history and branches graphically

I do like PLasticSCM as a version control system, mainly because of its great GUI. It can show me things like this (and that's not a particularly impressive example) to allow me quickly to have a ...
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Comment language recognition for Wordpress

I have a bunch of websites that are written in German only. I get hundreds of spam comments a week. I identified that all English comments can be deleted immediately while I need to review the German ...
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Monitor a Windows program and record which files it accesses

I am looking for a gratis Windows program which will let me selected from a list of running processes and press start/stop and record every file which it accesses in between. I specifically do not ...
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Software to test your internet connection

I've got flaky internet at the moment. At times pages won't load for a second or some parts of it (e.g. a stylesheet or images) won't load. I've tried analyzing the problem with ping www.example.com -...
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Open source tool for managing social media accounts

Is there any open source tool / app for managing social media accounts? I am running a startup. I would like to manage all the social media accounts like Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and Google Plus ...
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Screen recorder for Ubuntu 18.04 (Wayland)

Ubuntu 18.04 uses Wayland, which gtk-recordmydesktop does not support (AttributeError: 'NoneType' object has no attribute 'get_pixel'). I ried pressing Ctrl+Shift+Alt+R it freezed my computer and I ...
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Make edges parallel

I have a digital photography and I'd like to correct the angle of the edges of buildings so that they are parallel. Since I'll rarely use the software, I don't want to spend money. The software ...
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command line dictionary program supporting MDX files on Ubuntu

Is there any free command line dictionary program on Ubuntu that supports .mdx MDict dictionary files?
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Change current date and time for a specific application only

We have a few internal tools and they have a common "bug" (maybe it's a feature): if it's a new month (like today: 1st of Febuary), you cannot access data from the last month (January) any more. It's ...
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lock app or software to lock computer on the network

A software that i can implement on network or individual PC that will allow them to lock after certain period of inactivity but keeps the display on. For example i'm doing a presentation and I end up ...
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Firefox plugin to block sites

I want to block skeptics.stackexchange.com in Firefox. Must have: when that part is in the URL, display a message that the site is blocked. Ideally: from other sites (e.g. this one in the hot ...
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Tool to reduce the size of a PDF file

I need a software able to reduce the file size of a PDF. It must run under Windows 10. In the past I used PDF Creator which worked very well, but the new version seems to have problems as printing to ...
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Open source bitcoin desktop wallet for Windows

I am looking for best cryptocurrency desktop wallet. Could anyone suggest me a wallet for these digital currencies? Plus if you know open-source project for developing this kind of desktop application ...
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Save images from HTTP and serve latest via HTTP

I am looking for a webcam image repeater and logger. The webcam serves images via HTTP, but the bandwidth and/or CPU power of the webcam is too small to serve the image for multiple clients. ...
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Free binary file editor that shows byte values in binary and/or decimal

I would like to find a "hex" editor that can show the value of each byte in binary or decimal. This would be useful in my freshman class where students have not yet learned the binary or hexadecimal ...
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Log analysis tool, shows a timeline of event frequency

I have a log file that looks like this: 06:24:35,524 WARN [ajp-bio-8009-exec-57804][c3p0] Temperature high 16:07:40,457 ERROR [ajp-bio-8009-exec-156][c3p0] Brain not found 17:07:47,789 INFO [ajp-bio-...
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Book downloader analogue of youtube-dl?

Is there a sort of youtube-dl for downloading books (like Google Books previews, etc.)?
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PDF Repair Tool (Gratis)

I'm looking for a gratis PDF repair tool, preferably for Windows. If there is a great one for Android, that would be acceptable too. I've done a fair amount of searching, and I haven't found ...
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Gratis extremely simple to install bug tracker for Linux server

I am looking for a gratis bug tracker for a Linux server to which I don't have much access. It's just for me, the developer, and a single tester. Nothing too fancy is needed. I would have been happy ...
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Newspaper Simulator / Fake News Generator

I want to convert a formatted text (I can come up with Rich Text, Word Document or HTML) into a graphics so that it looks like it were printed in a newspaper and then got scanned. That software ...
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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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Gratis for business use, portable, very basic, schedulable, backup program for Windows

I think that the tile says it all; I am looking for a gratis for business use, portable, very basic, schedulable, backup program for Windows. It will run once per day and backup two small directories ...
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Securely mount a drive on another computer over the Internet

I want a free way to access a directory on one computer from another computer (not on same network) as a drive letter in Windows Explorer. (Both machines run Windows 10 and I have full access to both ...
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Download YouTube music as MP3

I need software that can download YouTube tracks as MP3. Recently I was using aTube Catcher (Windows 10 64-bit), but unfortunately this software downloads tracks with some defects like: In the ...
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Java PDF library

I'm looking a free library for commercial use that allows me to generate PDF (from code) and add a HTML text (from HTML editor java-fx). I created my app on itext 7 and it works good but I have to ...
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Is there any free recommended Tune-up utilities/softwares to “Optimize” your system?

I have been looking for a while websites which recommend using different "Tune-up utilites" or "system utilities" to improve performance to the system. I do have Windows 10, 64 bits. So I have just ...
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Free Windows Firewall Control Alternative

(Working on Windows 7 64 bit) Looking for a free alternative to Windows Firewall Control where I can block all outgoing connections AND the program alerts whenever there is an outgoing connection ...
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Train to be a Texas Hold'em dealer

Our school is having a casino night with one of the tables being Texas Hold'em. I have volunteered to be a dealer for Texas Hold'em and need to practice as a dealer so as not to make mistakes. So I ...
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Linux virtual machine for PHP/MySQL/JS Eclipse-based web development

I am aware of the Vee Dee Eyes site, but that only seems to offer distros, empty of any but the default applications. I am looking for a Virtual Machine for web development (and another for c/c++, ...
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Structured Log viewer

Is there a log viewer for ubuntu 16.04 which is gratis Preferably in the Ubuntu repositories or available via PyPI/pip, but if the quality is really high having it only on Github should be ok as ...
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Open Sketch files on Windows 10 and up

I've got several .sketch files created on Mac OSX by a designer. Now I want to open them on my machine with Windows 10 Pro 64 bit. Alternatively I could also open them using an app in my Ubuntu 16.04 ...
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Android photo app to change photo background

I'm looking for a free Android photo editing app that is able to easily cut out the subject of the photo and put it on a white background. There are many apps in Google Play called Background Photo ...
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Database modelling (ERM diagrams)

I'm looking for a free (gratis) tool to create database models, i.e. ERM diagrams (entity relationship models). The tool runs on Windows 10 x64 is free (gratis) works offline and not in a Browser (...
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Free 2d floor planning software?

I'm looking for some offline (not web-based) downloadable floor planning software that's free for designing a 2d floor plan (I don't really care whether it can be visualized in 3d). It should be ...
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Free MIDI player for Windows

I am experienced in sound engineering and have DAW for music creation, manipulating with midi data etc. But importing MIDI into DAW has some difficulties: if import files, I need to set an instrument ...
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Portable application for viewing (not editing) .doc files created by Microsoft Word

Is there any application to view .doc files created by Microsoft Word? I don't need to edit the file, I want to view it (with the ability to copy the selected text to clipboard). The application ...
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Automatically wrap long lines in Python code

1. Summary I don't find, how I can automatically wrap long lines in py files. It would be nice, if someone tell me any command line or Sublime Text tool. At the time I need to wrap long lines ...
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Windows or Android software to measure internet latency

I'm looking for a gratis piece of Windows and/or Android software that will ping a list pre-defined (or configurable) sites in order to determine average latency. By repeating the process numerous ...
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Cataloging CD/DVD/Blu-ray discs on Linux

I want to catalog my optical data media (backups, documents, whatsnots) so I can find what disk a certain file is on and where that disk is located. I've seen What is a good application to catalog CDs?...
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Collaborative itinerary Android+webapp, readable offline

I often travel with friends, and we are looking for a convenient tool to plan/execute trips. It could look like this: Map-based (it can be list-based but at least it should have a zoomable map view ...
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Secure delete disks with Raspberry (delete station)

I'm about to backup files from various hard disks and I need to securely delete the hard disks before I get rid of them. At the moment I'm using my PC and SysInternals SDelete. Deleting a disk via ...
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Free & libre software MIDI sequencer

Not at all for lazyness, I'll be brief to respect your time: I need a free=0$ no price libre/permissive license that allows me to not have time or usage limits, no big truncation of features, not "...
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Alternative to Firefox and Chrome with an element inspector?

Assuming that Mozilla is not trustworthy, Chrome isn't any better, because Google …, Chromium isn't any better just because it's open source, after all Firefox is open source, is there any browser ...
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Flashgot alternative for Firefox quantum

Flashgot doesn't work with quantum anymore, I want a similar extension which would work with uGet on Linux. Basically an extension that would let me click on a download link and open it with uGet.