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Re: Linux Replacements for Windows Programs
« Reply #180 on: May 22, 2018, 04:59:06 AM »
 

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Re: Linux Replacements for Windows Programs
« Reply #181 on: May 22, 2018, 11:38:11 AM »
 

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Re: Linux Replacements for Windows Programs
« Reply #182 on: May 22, 2018, 11:50:53 PM »
 

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Re: Linux Replacements for Windows Programs
« Reply #183 on: May 23, 2018, 02:30:05 AM »
 

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@bitsnpcs please continue off topic subjects via a PM to a Mod like @torreydale . If you have any concerns, please do it in the proper setting. Cheers :)

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Re: Linux Replacements for Windows Programs
« Reply #184 on: May 23, 2018, 05:11:40 AM »
 

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When reading online posts here and elsewhere online, I've often wondered if it's more satisfying to let someone know if you're going to block them or to just do it anyway without the announcement.

I've appreciated contributions from both of you and hope the hard feelings can subside at some point.  I like the updates to this list.  I'm sure they will benefit me and others who decide to become Linux Lite-ers.

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Re: Linux Replacements for Windows Programs
« Reply #185 on: May 23, 2018, 05:13:25 AM »
 

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Re: Linux Replacements for Windows Programs
« Reply #186 on: May 23, 2018, 05:14:07 AM »
 

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Re: Linux Replacements for Windows Programs
« Reply #187 on: May 23, 2018, 05:15:22 AM »
 

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CCleaner ---> Ubuntu Tweak, Ubuntu Cleaner (an abridged version of Ubuntu Tweak), BleachBit (sudo apt install bleachbit)

Ubuntu Tweak:

http://archive.getdeb.net/ubuntu/pool/apps/u/ubuntu-tweak/ubuntu-tweak_0.8.7-1~getdeb2~xenial_all.deb

Ubuntu Cleaner:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:gerardpuig/ppa && sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install ubuntu-cleaner -y

AusLogics BoostSpeed, Glary Utilities, Advanced SystemCare ... and other similar system optimizers ---> Stacer


Together with Lite Tweaks, Stacer, Ubuntu Tweak/Ubuntu Cleaner and BleachBit your Linux will always remain clean and optimized. Enjoy!


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Re: Linux Replacements for Windows Programs
« Reply #188 on: March 22, 2020, 04:21:49 AM »
 

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That is an awesome list, and thought I'd contribute to it:

Microsoft office - Softmaker Office (paid, but powerful)
PDF viewer - qpdfview
Mailer - Claws Mail

Sorry if this is considered necroposting :D
 

Re: Linux Replacements for Windows Programs
« Reply #189 on: April 21, 2020, 09:07:32 PM »
 

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Regarding FreeCAD (2D drafting)  I would also
suggest   LibreCAD (3D modeling), perhaps this
would be a much better choice for some people.
Pathological tweaker.
 

Re: Linux Replacements for Windows Programs
« Reply #190 on: June 01, 2020, 07:34:41 AM »
 

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If you're in to using old DOS games/apps - eg: retro stuff... Dosbox is a good one to install
 

Re: Linux Replacements for Windows Programs
« Reply #191 on: June 27, 2020, 11:44:47 PM »
 

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Re: Linux Replacements for Windows Programs
« Reply #192 on: December 15, 2020, 12:19:14 AM »
 

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Great resource bitsnpcs. Here is another Linux alternative to Microsoft you might be interested in adding to your list.

Creately - http://creately.com/
 

Re: Linux Replacements for Windows Programs
« Reply #193 on: December 15, 2020, 01:33:52 AM »
 

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Creately is also a graphic editor for Linux that is a great alternative to Microsoft Visio. Creately has everything you need for graphic editing with an extensive shape library, image search and a wide selection of diagram models.
 


 


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