office and productivity

The top picks in free office and productivity software:


OpenOffice.org Premium – added 9/15/2006

OpenOffice.org Premium is a free office software suite — an enhanced version of original OpenOffice.org. OpenOffice.og Premium contains more extras like templates, cliparts, samples and fonts. Please join us today and contribute extras, code.


DBDesigner – added 8/14/2003

DBDesigner 4 is a visual database design system that integrates database design, modeling, creation and maintenance into a single, seamless environment. DBDesigner 4 is developed and optimized for the open source MySQL-Database to support MySQL users with a powerful design tool.


Portable Scribus – added 9/21/2006

Portable Scribus is a portable version of an open source page maker called Scribus, which is much like Adobe Pagemaker, which can help create professional looking documents, newsletters, magazines, etc. With Portable Scribus, you can put it on your USB drive, and plug it in to any computer, and leave not trace behind when you’re done.


Foxit PDF Reader – added 3/10/2005

Foxit PDF Reader is a reader for PDF (eBook) documents. You can view and print PDF documents with it. Foxit PDF Reader supports Chinese/Japanese/Korean character sets, but you will need to download an additional support package named “FPDFCJK.BIN”


EssentialPIM – added 12/9/2004

EssentialPIM is a flawless and full featured new pim. Automatically import existing data from Outlook, Windows Address Book and CSV, and features treenotes, scheduler and contacts.


vtiger CRM – added 8/31/2006

vtiger CRM is a free open source Customer Relationship Management CRM software that leverages the benefits of Open Source software and adds more value to the end-users by providing many enterprise features, such as sales force automation, customer support & service, marketing automation, inventory management, multiple database support, security management, product customization, calendaring, E-mail integration, add-ons, and others.