HOTKEY JANUARY 2005 - USEFUL GRAPHIC PROGRAMMES

Click "LINK to WEBSITE" to visit the programme's parent website and learn more about the programme
Run "SETUP FILE" to install software from disk (click "open file" option when indicated)

CATegory... DOCuments; GENeral Utilities; LINKs to useful websites; PHOTO-graphic software on disk

No liability will be taken for disk content!

CAT PROGNAME FILE SIZE WARETYPE LINK to WEBSITE DESCRIPTION SETUP FILE
DOC Advanaced Digital Training 120   www.adtschool.com/ Test PDF Document - Advanced Digital Training - an example of a digital photographic workshop/course Run PDF
DOC Doc - Casio Exilim Z40 (Test Document) 5Mb   www.casio.co.uk/ Test PDF Document - manual for Casio Exilim Z40 (wait a few seconds to load) Run Setup File Run PDF
GEN Adobe Acrobat ver 6.0 15Mb freeware www.adobe.com/acrobat Adobe Acrobat Reader - for reading PDF files usually found on the web and used for formal documentation (now succeeded by ver 7, NT and XP only). Setup File
GEN Ashampoo Uninstaller 2.8Mb cover disk www.ashampoo.com Logs installation to effect full un-installation of chosen programme. Setup File
GEN Avery Design-pro (UK) 10Mb freeware www.avery.co.uk Label design programme from Avery. Very versatile, can read external database files, will use pre-designed Avery label forms or design your own. Barcode import and conversion facility, graphics import. Basic version totally free and probably all you will need. Setup File
GEN Belarc Advisor 700Kb freeware www.belarc.com/free_download.html System analyser - see if you really have got a fast enough system Setup File
GEN DBQuikSite ver 1.5 2.5Mb cover disk www.dbqwiksite.com/ Utility to create html tables out of dBase and Access databases. Hopefully you may be viewing this info in a DBQuikSite table Setup File
GEN Powerdesk 2Mb freeware www.v-com.com/product/PowerDesk_Free_Trial.html Enhanced file manager with lots of user friendly features. Never use Windows Explorer again! (Look for free express/lite version on the VCOM website). Setup File
LINK Author's Home Page     www.rogerskid.org.uk Please submit any programmes or articles to the author (e-mail address on home website)  
LINK Link - DP Review     www.dpreview.com Latest digital camera reviews / previews Welcome to Digital Photography Review Where you'll find all the latest in digital photography and imaging news.  
LINK Link - Gary Early's Site     www.studiof56.plus.com/ Gary Early's web site. Gary Early is a prominent figure in the IW Digital Imaging Group.  
LINK Link - IW Digital Imaging Group     www.studiof56.plus.com/iwdig/ Website for the Isle of Wight Digital Imaging Group which meets every Wednesday at the Riverside Centre, Newport, IW.  
LINK Link - Steve's Digicams     www.steves-digicams.com/ Get the low-down on any digital camera  
PHOTO Advanced JPEG Compressor 1 Mb trialware www.winsoftmagic.com/ JPEG file manager and compressor Setup File
PHOTO ASmallerImage 800Kb trialware www.trivista.com Easy size reduction Setup File
PHOTO Brennig's 2.4Mb freeware www.slowview.at/ More versatile development of Slowview for NT and XP systems, batch processing, audio etc. Setup File
PHOTO CodedColor 3.41 5Mb freeware www.codedcolor.com/en/ Another graphics manager with many capabilities - free with PCW August 2004 CD1 Setup File
PHOTO Irfan View 800Kb freeware www.irfanview.com/ Versatile graphics viewer and utility. For full functionality you have to download and install further modules. Basic programme is quite small. Setup File
PHOTO IrfanView Plugins 5Mb freeware www.irfanview.com/ Plugins for IrfanView to handle all file formats Setup File
PHOTO Jalbum 10Mb freeware jalbum.net/ Graphics Album Utility for Web Albums Setup File
PHOTO JASC After-Shot 64Mb cover disk (free) www.htmlgoodies.com/toolbox/aftershot.html Utility to manage photo images - similar to Thumbs Plus but more basic - probably all you need. From Digital Camera #27 Setup File
PHOTO Paper Photo Cube Lite 4 Mb   www.trivista.com/products/downloads.htm Will print photos on the sides of a cube Setup File
PHOTO PDF995 1.4Mb freeware www.pdf995.com Free PDF generator - see also other PDF utilities available on the PDF995 website Setup File
PHOTO Photo Show Express 450Kb trialware www.simplestar.com Easily transfer and size images, add text, music, transitions, clip art, and burn CDís. Downloads programme as you install. Full version $30. Also PhotoShow DeLuxe with extra features ($40). Setup File
PHOTO PhotoImpression 139Mb trialware www.arcsoft.com/en/products/photoimpression/ Versatile photo editing and management suite. Comes free with some cameras and well reported on by users. $50.00  
PHOTO Picasa 3.5Mb freeware www.picasa.com Picasa is software that helps you instantly find, edit and share all the pictures on your PC. Setup File
PHOTO PicsPrint 3Mb trialware www.picsprint.com/ Graphic image manager - can print album pages with annotations to photos (about $30). Setup File
PHOTO Publish-IT 2 1.6Mb trialware www.postersw.com/ Basic DTP programme for quick results. Setup File
PHOTO Roxio PhotoSuite 5SE 350Mb cover disk (free) www.roxio.co.uk/adban/pcpro/upgrade From PC Pro December 2004 Cover Disk. Password: rox04pcpro. Manage and adjust all your photos in albums and burn to VCD. Large programme! Setup File
PHOTO Serif PhotoPlus 5 110Mb shareware www.serif.com/ Graphic manipulation programme Setup File
PHOTO Slowview 800Kb freeware www.freether.com/freeware_3.php Very fast and simple graphics viewer and manager. Slowview site is http://www.slowview.at/ but try the link given here. Good basic management; can crop and re-size easily, and save in different file formats. Use Brennig's (q.v.) for XP etc. Setup File
PHOTO Thumbsplus 10Mb trialware www.cerious.com Graphics file organiser and much, much more. Setup File