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  The listing that follows is part of the current year's inducted Pricelessware software. If you encounter any broken links or changes to the status of any of the listings, please use the contact form on the contact page.

[Astronomy] [Calculator]
[Character Macro] [Converter: Units]
[Desk Top Publishing] [Business-Home]
[Graph Paper Printer] [Office Suite]
[Religion] [Scheduler]
[Spell Checker] [Spreadsheet]


Location:    Home / Business-Home / Astronomy

Cartes du Ciel (Sky Charts)Patrick Chevalley
 Dated:27 September, 2002
 Terms:Freeware / Open source (partial)
 Language:English / French
 Windows Ver:95 / 98 / NT4 / 2000 / XP
 Description:This program enables you to draw sky charts, making use of the data in 16 catalogs of stars and nebulae. In addition the position of planets, asteroids and comets are shown. The purpose of this program is to prepare different sky maps for a particular observation. A large number of parameters help you to choose specifically or automatically which catalogs to use, the colour and the dimension of stars and nebulae, the representation of planets, the display of labels and coordinate grids, the superposition of pictures, the condition of visibility and more. All these features make this celestial atlas more complete than a conventional planetarium.
 Download:Go to download page ]    ( (15.02 Mb)
 Additional:Install:  No    Uninstall:  No
 Inducted In: 2004
 Notes:Support for other languages available at site. File size listed is the complete package.

Location:    Home / Business-Home / Calculator

ESBCalcESB Consultancy
 Dated:02 January, 2004
 Windows Ver:95 / 98 / ME / NT3 / NT4 / 2000 / XP
 Description:ESBCalc (TM) is a Scientific Calculator for Win32 Platforms with Infix Notation, Brackets, Scientific Functions (Trigonometric, Hyperbolic, Logarithmic - including Base 10, Base 2 and Natural - plus more), Memory, Paper Trail, Result History List and more.
 Download:!! Direct Download !! ]    ( (724 Kb)
 Additional:Install:  No    Uninstall:  No
 Inducted In: 2004

Location:    Home / Business-Home / Character Macro

AllCharsJeroen Laarhoven
 Dated:26 November, 2000
 Language:English / French
 Windows Ver:95 / 98 / ME / NT4 / 2000 / XP
 Description:AllChars is a tool that makes non-keyboard characters (accents, typos, currency symbols, etc.) easily accessible within any Windows application. Just type the Ctrl-key followed by two characters that in combination specify the character. AllChars also supports macros. You can type short names, resulting in AllChars sending long text bits to your application. Support for macros include secure macros for logins, insert date/time strings and more.
 Download:Go to download page ]    (allchars362setup.exe) (473 Kb)
 Additional:Install:  No    Uninstall:  No
 Inducted In: 2001 / 2002 / 2003 / 2004
 Notes:If you have problems with version 3.6.2, please download and install the patch to 3.6.3 which is also on download page.

Location:    Home / Business-Home / Converter: Units

ConvertJoshua F. Madison
 Dated:30 October, 1999
 Windows Ver:95 / 98 / ME / NT4 / 2000 / XP / 2003 / Longhorn (4053)
 Description:Convert is an easy to use unit conversion program that will convert the most popular units of distance, temperature, volume, time, speed, mass, power, density, pressure, energy and many others, including the ability to create custom conversions!
 Download:!! Direct Download !! ]    ( (152 Kb)
 Additional:Install:  No    Uninstall:  No
 Inducted In: 2002 / 2003 / 2004
 Notes:Registration requested, but not required (name and email)

Location:    Home / Business-Home / Desk Top Publishing

Ragtime SoloRagTime GmbH
 Dated:18 November, 2003
 Terms:Liteware (Non-commercial use) / Nagware?
 Language:English / German / French / Dutch
 Windows Ver:Multiple systems supported
 Description:RagTime is a frame-oriented application for Windows and Mac OS, which combines typical features from office programs such as spreadsheet calculations and text processing with the rich layout capabilities of DTP (desktop publishing) programs. With RagTime you design photo albums, travel diaries, invitations, budgetary plannings, financial statements for associations and much more. With RagTime, you have a single convenient layout environment in which you can process text, tables, drawings, pictures and graphs. The intuitive user interface simplifies your quick access to all of RagTime's functions.
 Download:Go to download page ]    (Install_RagTime_Solo.exe) (32.15 Mb)
 Additional:Install:  Yes    Uninstall:  Yes
 Inducted In: 2003 / 2004
 Notes:Dictionaries for spell checking and hyphenation are not included.

Location:    Home / 2001 / 2002 / 2003 / 2004 / Business-Home

Location:    Home / Business-Home / Graph Paper Printer

Graph Paper PrinterClinical laboratory software
 Dated:03 January, 2001
 Windows Ver:95 / 98 / ME / NT4 / 2000 / XP
 Description:Graph Paper Printer is a software application designed to print numerous kinds of graph papers, music manuscripts and pattern papers, with user-defined sizes and colors. The options are available through dropdown pick-lists. An uninstaller is provided in the package.
 Download:!! Direct Download !! ]    ( (366 Kb)
 Additional:Install:  No    Uninstall:  No
 Inducted In: 2003 / 2004
 Notes:Version listed is last uncrippled Freeware version.

Location:    Home / Business-Home / Office Suite
 Dated:28 May, 2004
 Terms:Freeware / Open source(dual LPGL & SISSL)
 Windows Ver:Multiple systems supported
 Description:With you can create dynamic documents, analyse data, design eye-catching presentations, produce dramatic illustrations, and open up your databases. You can publish your work in Portable Document Format (.pdf), and release your graphics in Flash (.swf) format. If you're used to using other office suites - you'll be completely at home with 1.1. You can continue to use your old Microsoft Office files and if you need to exchange files with people still using Microsoft Office, that's no problem either. Components: WRITER Is a powerful tool for creating professional documents, reports, newsletters, and brochures. You can easily integrate images and charts in documents, create everything from business letters to complete books with professional layouts, as well as create and publish Web content. CALC is a spreadsheet which can calculate, analyse, and visually communicate your data quickly and easily. Use advanced spreadsheet functions and decision-making tools to perform sophisticated data analysis. Use built-in charting tools to generate impressive 2D and 3D charts. IMPRESS creates multimedia presentations which will truly stand out with special effects, animation and high-impact drawing tools. DRAW will produce everything from simple diagrams to dynamic 3D illustrations and special effects. The Database User Tools give you all the tools you need for day to day database work in a simple spreadsheet-like form. They support dBASE databases for simple applications, or any ODBC or JDBC compliant database for industrial strength database work.
 Download:Go to download page ]    ( (64.08 Mb)
 Additional:Install:  No    Uninstall:  No
 Inducted In: 2003 / 2004
 Notes:Support for other languages available (see web site for more information).

Location:    Home / Business-Home / Religion

e-SwordRick Meyers
 Dated:25 February, 2004
 Windows Ver:95 / 98 / ME / NT4 / 2000 / XP
 Description:e-Sword is feature rich and user friendly. All available Bibles, commentaries and dictionaries are readily viewed without having to "tile windows". Create your own "parallel Bible" with up to any four translations. Studying the Word of God and comparing passages have never been easier! Integrated editor for creating your own commentaries or study notes, complete with Spell Checking and a Thesaurus! Notes are "linked" to the Bible for easy viewing and can also be exported for portability. Comprehensive print capabilities, including print preview, allow you to create impressive Bible study handouts from the Study Notes Editor. Strong's definitions are displayed as ToolTips! Just place the mouse pointer over a Strong's number and the definition will then be displayed. Scripture references in the Commentary and Dictionary views are displayed as ToolTips! Just place the mouse pointer over the reference and the passage will then be displayed. To go to the passage, just click it! Easily compare the various translations to see how they rendered the Greek or Hebrew manuscripts. Powerful search capabilities, yet simple to use. Enter as many words you want to search for and select the search style and range. You can even search on Strong numbers and exclude words from the search! Use the Verse List to create your own topical lists of Scripture, or cataloging your discoveries! Copy and print Scripture in a variety of formatting styles. This is also available for search results and verse lists. Graphics Viewer for studying maps, charts, and other images. STEP Reader for viewing the various resources you may have invested in from QuickVerse, Bible Companion, and WORDsearch.
 Download:!! Direct Download !! ]    (setup710.exe) (16.52 Mb)
 Additional:Install:  No    Uninstall:  No
 Inducted In: 2002 / 2003 / 2004

Location:    Home / Business-Home / Scheduler

nnCron LITEnnSoft
 Dated:16 October, 2003
 Windows Ver:95 / 98 / ME / NT4 / 2000 / XP
 Description:Small, Freeware, full-featured scheduler, that can launch applications and open documents at specified time or with specified frequency. nnCron LITE can be started as a system service or as a regular standalone application. This is a UNIX Cron/Anacron ported to Windows. It is not resource demanding, and it can run even on very older PCs without any noticeable performance degradation. We have never seen it's service to allocate more than 150k of operative memory.
 Download:Go to download page ]    (nncronlt116.exe) (225 Kb)
 Additional:Install:  No    Uninstall:  No
 Inducted In: 2004
 Notes:English and Russian help files are included

Location:    Home / Business-Home / Spell Checker

All-Purpose Spell Checker (APSC)Palware
 Dated:28 November, 2000
 Terms:Freeware / Orphanware
 Language:English (American)
 Windows Ver:95 / 98 / NT4
 Description:With APSC Spell Checker, spelling correction is made easy for just about any document that you display on your computer. With just a few mouse clicks, you can correct that spelling in your Web mail, simple text editor, or anywhere where a spell checker is needed that doesn't have one already!
 Download:!! Direct Download !! ]    (apscinst.exe) (4.58 Mb)
 Additional:Install:  No    Uninstall:  No
 Inducted In: 2002 / 2003 / 2004
 Notes:Home page not available, but link will take you to Buzzy's review.

Location:    Home / Business-Home / Spreadsheet

Sphygmic SpreadsheetSphygmic Software Ltd.
 Dated:13 June, 1994
 Windows Ver:3.1 / 95 / 98 / ME / NT3 / NT4 / 2000 / XP
 Description:Sphygmic Software spreadsheet can build formulae using the 125 built-in functions, including text handling, statistical, date/time, and financial functions. Worksheets can span 256 columns and 16,384 rows, enough for almost any task, and you can work with multiple sheets at once. You can import industry standard CSV files and read and write Excel 4.0 files. The built-in charting module is both simple to use and highly configurable. Select a chart range and you get an instant chart. If you need a slim, fast spreadsheet that won't bury you in irrelevant features, download the Sphygmic Software spreadsheet now!
 Download:!! Direct Download !! ]    (SSSHEET.ZIP) (919 Kb)
 Additional:Install:  No    Uninstall:  No
 Inducted In: 1999 / 2000 / 2001 / 2004
 Notes:The version list is unsupported by the author. Program is showing it's age, but it's still a very viable program.

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