Σάββατο, 29 Μαρτίου 2014

Free and Open-Source Software and Tools for Translators

Free and Open-Source Software and Tools for Translators

Trados Studio 2014  SDL Trados Studio 2014    Try SDL Trados Studio 2014 Professional the market-leading translation memory software and CAT tool FREE for 30-days.
OmegaT 1.7.3 OmegaT is a free translation memory application that offers simultaneous processing of multiple-file projects, simultaneous use of multiple translation memories, external glossaries, support for right-to-left languages. Compatible with other translation memory applications (TMX).
https://poeditor.com/ Quick web-based software localization platform,
designed for translators and project managers. 
]project-open[ ]project-open[ is a web-based project & service management system that covers areas including CRM, sales, project planning, tracking, collaboration, timesheet, finance, invoicing and payments.
Open Office Full Office Package - Free.
Anaphraseus  It functions as a macro in OpenOffice, and can be likened to how Wordfast is crammed into MS Word.
Open Language Tools 
 XLIFF (XML localisation interchange file format) translation editor and an XLIFF filter. This program is written in Java and is compatible with the Windows, Linux and Mac OS X operating systems. It also supports a variety of document types.
Simple Invoices Simple Invoices is a webbased invoicing app designed for simple easy invoicing. Sends invoices as attached PDF to your clients.
doPDF A free open-source printer driver to create PDFs from any application.
Olifant A program aiming at helping you to create and maintain translation memories (TM) files.
CATCount CATCount is useful software tool for translation industry professionals.
TranslAid Lite TranslAid is a multilingual CAT tool which includes a translation memory. 
FletMail 1.103 A free merge mail software.
BK ReplaceEm 2.0 Allows making changes in all files with just one click.
TexFinderX Another tool to search and replace text in files in entire folders.
IrfanView Edits images.
Opera Browser 9.27 One of the fastest and most innovative browsers. Includes RSS reader.
FileZilla 3.0 A fast and reliable FTP, FTPS and SFTP client with lots of useful features and an intuitive interface. Free.
ICQ Popular instant message communicator.
DeepBurner 1.9 High quality CD/DVD burning. Free version.
Open SUSE Linux A free operating system.
Getleft A free website grabber, it downloads complete websites according to the options set by you.
Pencil Pencil is an animation/drawing software. It lets you create traditional hand-drawn animation (cartoon) using both bitmap and vector graphics. Pencil is free and open source.
Synfig Studio Synfig is a free, powerful, industrial-strength vector-based 2D animation software package, designed from the ground-up for producing feature-film quality animation with fewer people and resources.
Sweet Home 3D Sweet Home 3D is a free interior design application that helps you placing your furniture on a house 2D plan, with a 3D preview.
GNU Solfege Solfege is an ear training program that can be used to train your rhythm, interval, scale, and chord skills.
Celestia Celestia provides photo-realistic, real-time, three-dimensional viewing of the solar system, the galaxy and the universe.
Stellarium Stellarium is a free open source planetarium for your computer. It shows a realistic sky in 3D, just like what you see with the naked eye, binoculars or a telescope.
OpenProj OpenProj is a free, open source project management solution. OpenProj is a replacement of Microsoft Project and other commercial project solutions.
Money Manager Ex Money Manager Ex© is a free, open-source, cross-platform, easy-to-use personal finance software. It primarily helps organize one's finances and keeps track of where, when and how the money goes. It is also a great tool to get a bird's eye view of your financial worth.
K-3D A free 3D modeling and animation program. It features a plugin-oriented procedural engine for all of its content, making K-3D a very versatile and powerful package. K-3D excels at polygonal modeling, and includes basic tools for NURBS, patches, curves and animation.
VLC Media Player VLC media player is a highly portable multimedia player for various audio and video formats (MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, DivX, mp3, ogg, ...) as well as DVDs, VCDs, and various streaming protocols. It can also be used as a server to stream in unicast or multicast in IPv4 or IPv6 on a high-bandwidth network. It doesn't need any external codec or program to work.
XMind XMind, is an open source brainstorming and mind mapping software tool developed by XMind Ltd. It helps people to capture ideas, organize to various charts, and share them for collaboration. Supporting mind maps, fishbone diagrams, tree diagrams, org-charts, logic charts, and even spreadsheets. Often used for knowledge management, meeting minutes, task management, and GTD. 
KompoZer KompoZer is an open source WYSIWYG HTML editor. Warning: Looks like php commands are not supported by KompoZer.
Inkscape An Open Source vector graphics editor, with capabilities similar to Illustrator, CorelDraw, or Xara X, using the W3C standard Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) file format. Inkscape supports many advanced SVG features (markers, clones, alpha blending, etc.) and great care is taken in designing a streamlined interface.
Scribus Scribus is an open-source desktop publishing (DTP) application with a combination of "press-ready" output and new approaches to page layout. Scribus supports professional publishing features, such as CMYK color, separations, ICC color management and versatile PDF creation.
PDFTK Builder A free open source application to split, merge or combine PDF files.
ReNamer ReNamer is a file renaming tool, which offers all the standard renaming procedures, including prefixes, suffixes, replacements, case changes, as well as removing contents of brackets, adding number sequences, changing file extensions, etc. For advanced users, there is a PascalScript rule, which let users program their very own renaming rule. In addition, it has an ability to rename folders, process regular expressions, Unicode capable, and supports variety of meta tags, such as: ID3v1, ID3v2, EXIF, OLE, AVI, MD5, CRC32, and SHA1.
Spamihilator Spamihilator works between your E-Mail client and the Internet and examines every incoming E-Mail. Spam mails will be filtered out. The Learning Filter (Bayesian Filter) uses the rules of Thomas Bayes and calculates a certain Spam-Probability for every E-Mail. In addition Spamihilator uses a Word-Filter, that searches messages for known keywords. User-defined words and regular expression can be added.
HDClone HDClone creates alternatively physical or logical copies (clones) of hard disks and other mass storage media. HDClone is a perfect tool for backups and copies of entire software or operating system installations. A special 'SafeRescue' mode makes HDClone an invaluable tool for rescuing defective hard disks and other media.
Audacity Audacity is free, open source software for recording and editing sounds.
Art of Illusion Art of Illusion is a free, open source 3D modelling and rendering studio.
GIMP GIMP is an open source raster graphics editor. It can help you edit and create images, icons, graphical elements of web pages and art for user interface elements.
jetAudio Basic CD Burning, Recording, and File Conversion. JetAudio plays most major file formats and various video or audio tracks. You can even convert audio files to various formats.
Recuva Accidentally deleted an important file? Lost something important when your computer crashed? No problem! Recuva recovers files deleted from your Windows computer, Recycle Bin, digital camera card, or MP3 player. And it's free!
Anvil Studio Record music with MIDI and Audio equipment, compose music for MIDI and Audio equipment, sequence music with MIDI equipment, or play with music using a computer and sound card.
SmoothDraw SmoothDraw is a natural painting and digital free-hand drawing program that can produce high quality pictures. Supports many kinds of brushes (pen, pencil, dry media, airbrush, bristle brush, image hose, etc.), retouch tools, layers, image adjustment, and many effects.
TotalEdit TotalEdit is a powerful notepad replacement and text editor. It can help everyone from office workers, journalists through to programmers and web site editors. It is perfect for editing web sites (including PHP, HTML, Javascript, Ruby, JSP), file and hex editing, programming and AutoCad development with support for AutoLISP and DCL. It can help you work faster with features including Auto-Completion, Code-Folding, Language specific Syntax-Coloring, Plug-in External Compilers like Javac, Preview Web Pages, fully customizable environment, spell checker and much more. Free for commercial and non-commercial purposes.
PeaZip PeaZip is a free open source file and archive manager: create 7z, ARC, BZ2, GZ, PAQ/ZPAQ, PEA, QUAD/BALZ, TAR, UPX, ZIP. Extract 123 archive types: ACE, ARJ, CAB, DMG, ISO, LHA, RAR, UDF and many more.
Free Studio Free Studio is a free software package which can convert video and audio files between different formats and optimize them for iPod, PSP, iPhone, BlackBerry and other portable devices; burn and copy DVDs and audio CDs; perform basic editing of audio and video files and more.
Paint .NET Paint.NET is free image and photo editing software. It features an intuitive and innovative user interface with support for layers, unlimited undo, special effects, and a wide variety of useful and powerful tools. It has been compared to other digital photo editing software packages such as Adobe® Photoshop®, Corel® Paint Shop Pro®, Microsoft Photo Editor, and The GIMP.
Greenfish Icon Editor Pro GFIE Pro is a powerful icon, cursor, animation and icon library editor. Layer support with advanced selection handling makes it a really professional and unique freeware tool for designing small pixelgraphic images. GFIE offers high-quality filters like Bevel, Drop Shadow and Glow; supports editing animated cursors and managing icon libraries. The program has a portable version - just unpack it to your USB drive and use it anywhere.
John’s Background Switcher John’s Background Switcher (or JBS for short) periodically changes the background image on your computer (like every hour or every day).
You can specify which pictures to choose.
ImgBurn ImgBurn is a free CD, DVD, Blu-ray, HD DVD copy and burn program. ImgBurn supports BIN, CUE, DI, DVD, GI, IMG, ISO, MDS, NRG and PDI, AAC, APE, FLAC, M4A, MP3, MP4, MPC, OGG, PCM, WAV, WMA, WV. ImgBurn can be compared to DVD Clone.
Xinorbis Xinorbis is a powerful HDD contents, structure, file distribution and file composition analyzer. It provides file data of a hard disk, folder, removable or network drive in the form of tables, graphs, tree displays.
Pegasus Mail Pegasus Mail is a free mail client able to individualize your mass mailings using your .csv database.
CADE CADE is a tool for 2D vector graphics creation. Not as powerful as Visio, still, it can be used to create diagrams, network diagrams, flowcharts, schemas, maps and more. The program uses DXF12 format that is compatible with AutoCAD, it also allows export into EMF, JPG, PDF and XAML. CADE is not only a 2D vector editor but it is a tool to publish and share drawings over the Internet. Published CADE documents are viewable with a regular Web browser without any plug-in.
CamStudio Record what is happening on your screen and save the file in .avi or .swf format. This can be used for creation of video lessons, demonstration of software usage etc.
Free Audio Converter Convert your audio files into other formats: FLAC, WAV, MP3, WMA, M4A, AAC, OGG and APE.
JPEGSnoop JPEGSnoop shows photo's EXIF metadata, chromatic data, JPEG quality, resolution, Huffman tables, RGB histograms. Supported formats include: JPG, RAW, PDF, AVI, MOV, QTVR.
Notepad2 Notepad2 is a lightweight, free and open source text editor with syntax highlighting for HTML, XML, PHP, ASP (JS, VBS), CSS, JavaScript, VBScript, C/C++, C#, Resource Script, Makefiles, Java, Visual Basic, Pascal, Assembly, SQL, Perl, Python, Configuration Files, Apache Config Files, PowerShell, Batch Files, Diff Files.
Free PDF to Word Converter Easy and fast converter of PDF files to Ms. Word files. Will retain the original layout of the document, including graphics, fonts and formatting.
SciLab Scilab is an open source, cross-platform numerical computational software. It can be used for signal processing, statistical analysis, image enhancement, fluid dynamics simulations, numerical optimization, and modeling and simulation of explicit and implicit dynamical systems. MATLAB code, which is similar in syntax, can be converted to Scilab. Scilab is an open source alternative to MATLAB.
Speccy Speccy will give you detailed statistics on every piece of hardware in your computer, including motherboard, CPU, RAM, graphics cards, hard disks, optical drives, audio support. Additionally Speccy adds the temperatures of your different components. Speccy comes from the developers of CCleaner, Defraggler and Recuva.
HxD Hex Editor A hex editor and disk editor. It can open files larger than 4 GiB and open and edit the raw contents of disk drives, as well as display and edit the memory used by running processes. Among other features, it can calculate various checksums, compare files, or shred files.
KDIFF3 A free open source tool that lets you compare text in 2 or 3 text files. The program will show you the difference line by line.

Plus an extensive list of features – http://translate.sourceforge.net/wiki/virtaal/features – including terminology management, multiple format support, MT and TM support

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