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Some software is available for a FREE trial period and some software is just free (Adobe Acrobat Reader). Evaluation versions provide a way of obtaining and evaluating software, giving users the opportunity to try a program on their own computer before buying it. While evaluation versions are copyrighted, and the copyright holder retains all rights, the author specifically grants a user the right to freely evaluate and distribute the program, with limited exceptions. After using the evaluation version for the defined trial period, the user must purchase a licensed copy or remove the evaluation version from their system. Always remember that downloading software off the Internet comes with associated risks such as viruses. Please be sure that you have virus protection and that it is updated regularly.

Ipswitch WS_FTP--Trial Version--WS_FTP Pro Evaluation Software runs on Windows 95/98/Me/NT/2000/XP platforms. The smarter way to transfer files! WS_FTP Pro is the market leader in Windows-based file transfer client software. Used to transfer files from your computer to a server that is hosting your website.

Windows 95 Version of FTP--Great starter File Transfer Protocol software. Can be used with Windows 95, 98, 2000, ME, or XP.

Adobe Acrobat Reader--Adobe® Acrobat® Reader® is free software that lets you view and print Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF) files.

WinZip 8.1 Evaluation Version--Zip files are "archives" used for distributing and storing files. Zip files contain one or more files. Usually the files "archived" in a Zip are compressed to save space. Zip files make it easy to group files and make transporting and copying these files faster. WinZip makes it easy for Windows users to work with archives. WinZip features an intuitive point-and-click drag-and-drop interface for viewing, running, extracting, adding, deleting, and testing files in archives with a standard Windows interface.

Macromedia Free Product Evaluation--Dreamweaver, Freehand, Cold Fusion, Fireworks, and Flash are available for trial evaluation. Rapidly develop rich Internet applications with approachable, integrated tools that leverage leading web server technologies and device platforms.

HomeSite--HomeSite is the award-winning HTML editing tool that lets you build great Web sites in less time, while maintaining Pure HTML. Unlike WYSIWYG authoring tools, HomeSite gives you precise layout control, total design flexibility and full access to the latest Web technologies, such as DHTML, SMIL, Cascading Style Sheets and JavaScript. HomeSite 4.0 is the only HTML editor featuring a visual development environment that preserves code integrity.

SWiSH--SWiSH creates all the cool flash effects you need for your web site in a fraction of the time it takes with other programs! SWiSH exports the same SWF format used by Macromedia Flash so more than 97% of web surfers can see your animation without downloading a plug-in! SWiSH, has over 150 built-in effects that make animations with text, images, graphics and sound simple and quick to produce.

Splash! Web Author--Splash! Web Author is the award winning What You See Is What You Get [WYSIWYG] web authoring solution that gives ANYONE the power to CREATE cool sites and PUBLISH them to the web. Splash! is quicker to learn and easier to use than any other web authoring packages because it automates and simplifies complex and repetitive tasks all within an intuitive interface.

PaintShopPro 8.0--The complete graphics and photo editor for home and business.
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