WordWeb v8.22

WordWeb is a one-click and off-line English thesaurus and dictionary for Windows that can look up words in almost any program.

Features include:

  1. Definitions and usage examples
  2. Synonyms and many related words
  3. 5000 audio pronunciations
  4. 160 000 root words
  5. 220 000 word senses
  6. Fixed web reference tabs (Wikipedia)

WordWeb

Homepage: http://wordweb.info/free/

Download page: http://wordweb.info/cgi-bin/geoip/wordweb.exe

License: Freeware

Version: v8.22 (06 Jul 2018)

Change Log:
– Over 100 minor definition updates and corrections
– Further improvements to multi-resolution monitor support

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Notepad++ v7.5.7

Notepad++ is a free source code editor and Notepad replacement that supports several languages. It is also a very powerful editor that supports plugins to extend its already comprehensive built-in features and usability.

Features include:

  1. Syntax Highlighting and Syntax Folding
  2. User Defined Syntax Highlighting and Folding
  3. PCRE (Perl Compatible Regular Expression) Search/Replace
  4. GUI entirely customizable
  5. Document Map
  6. Auto-completion: Word completion, Function completion and  Function parameters hint
  7. Multi-Document (Tab interface)
  8. Multi-View
  9. WYSIWYG (Printing)
  10. Zoom in and zoom out
  11. Multi-Language environment supported
  12. Bookmark
  13. Macro recording and playback
  14. Launch with different arguments

Notepad++

Homepage: https://notepad-plus-plus.org/

Download page: https://notepad-plus-plus.org/download/

License: Free

Version: v7.5.7 (30 Jun 2018)

Change Log:
1. Fix hanging problem while shutdown and backup file is absent.
2. Fix Sort Lines as Integers issue: use Natural Sort algorithm.
3. Fix JavaScript not working regression in Function list.
4. Fix Open File Dialog error for a long path.
5. Fix document map display bug when the view is scrolled past the end of the file.
6. Fix tool bar display bug in big icon mode issue.
7. Make caret line always visible on click from Finder panel.
8. Fix UDL export extension issue.
9. Fix Run Macro multiple times dialog display glitch after deleting a Macro.

WPS Office Free v10.2.0.6080

WPS Office is the perfect free office suite for personal and home use:

  • Includes Writer, Presentation and Spreadsheets
  • Instantly familiar and easy to use user interface
  • Fully compatible with Microsoft Office (supports docx, pptx and xlsx)
  • Support for PDF (Read, Print and Save)
  • Mutiple documents tab
  • Supports English, French, German, Spanish, Portuguese, Polish and Russian.

WPS Office

Homepage: https://www.wps.com/

Download page: https://www.wps.com/office-free

License: Freeware

Version: v10.2.0.6080 (15 Jun 2018)

Change Log:

Globally
  • Template purchase: supports buying one template only
  • WPS Recommendation: added an entry “Introduce WPS Office to friends”
  • Registered users and VIP have different marks on user images
WPS Writer
  • Improved the independent purchase process of privileged feature PDF to Word.

Rainlendar Lite v2.14.2

Rainlendar is a customizable calendar application which keeps all your important events and tasks always visible on your desktop. It supports events and tasks which both are kept in separate lists, thus keep things more organized and easier to see in term of to-do tasks. It is also highly customizable as the look and feel can be changed with skins which can also mixed. With alarms, one can get notified in advanced before the event is due so that you don’t forget your important events.

Rainlendar

Rainlendar

Homepage: http://www.rainlendar.net/

Download page: http://www.rainlendar.net/cms/?option=com_rny_download

License: Freeware

Version: v2.14.2 Build 157 (25 May 2018)

Change Log:
– Exclude calendar filter did not work correctly.
– Recurring events could show one extra event.

 

WordWeb v8.21

WordWeb is a one-click and off-line English thesaurus and dictionary for Windows that can look up words in almost any program.

Features include:

  1. Definitions and synonyms
  2. Related words
  3. 5000 audio pronunciations
  4. 65 000 text pronunciations150 000 root words
  5. 120 000 synonym sets

WordWeb

Homepage: http://wordweb.info/free/

Download page: http://wordweb.info/cgi-bin/geoip/wordweb.exe

License: Freeware

Version: v8.21 (13 May 2018)

Change Log:
– Further improvements to Excel, Firefox and multi-resolution monitor look up

WPS Office Free v10.2.0.6051

WPS Office is the perfect free office suite for personal and home use:

  • Includes Writer, Presentation and Spreadsheets
  • Instantly familiar and easy to use user interface
  • Fully compatible with Microsoft Office (supports docx, pptx and xlsx)
  • Support for PDF (Read, Print and Save)
  • Mutiple documents tab
  • Supports English, French, German, Spanish, Portuguese, Polish and Russian.

WPS Office

Homepage: https://www.wps.com/

Download page: https://www.wps.com/office-free

License: Freeware

Version: v10.2.0.6051 (05 May 2018)

Change Log:

Globally
  • Bug Fix: Start failure via desktop icon reported by some users
  • Bug Fix: Crash caused by users’ local font file corruption
  • Supports auto sign in of 3rd party accounts
WPS Writer
  • Improved converting service for picture formats in PDF to Word; added an advanced mode
  • Added VIP system and newly supports buying the PDF to Word feature only

Foxit Reader v9.1.0.5096

Foxit Reader is a free, feature rich, fast and lightweight PDF reader.

  1. PDF Viewer – Lighting fast PDF view and print of PDF files and portfolios quickly without exhausting system resources.
  2. Easily View Multiple PDF Files – Multi-tab style document display allows users to go back and forth between different PDF documents quickly and easily.
  3. Configurable PDF Viewer – Configure document views with read mode, reverse view, and text viewer options. Configure page display with full screen, single page, continuous scrolling, split, two page facing, continuous facing, separate cover page, auto-scroll, and page transition options.
  4. Bookmark Support – Easily add, edit, and modify bookmarks in a PDF document.
  5. Multiple Views – Rotate pages between landscape and portrait. Configure zooming or adjust magnification using the marquee, loupe, and magnifier tools.

Foxit Reader

Homepage: http://www.foxitsoftware.com/Secure_PDF_Reader/

Download page: http://www.foxitsoftware.com/downloads/

License: Free

Version: v9.1.0.5096 (19 Apr 2018)

Change Log:

New Features

  • Read and interact with PDFs by NVDA
    Enable visually impaired users to read and interact with PDFs using NVDA (NonVisual Desktop Access).
  • Show alternative text when hovering over an image
    For images with an alternative text, show alternative text when you hover your mouse over it to help you understand the image better.
  • Create custom dynamic stamp with custom values
    Create custom dynamic stamp with custom values to invoke a prompt window for users to input information while adding a stamp in PDF file.
  • Justify comment text
    Justify text while adding Callout and Text Box comments in a PDF.

Improvements

  • Deployment enhancements – available in Foxit Reader (MSI package) only
    • Use Foxit Customization Tool to embed a registration code in the MST file to enable company-wide registration during installation.
    • Use GPO templates and XML Editor to control Microsoft IRM protection version (including Microsoft IRM V1, Microsoft IRM V2, and Microsoft IRM PFile Protection) for document encryption.
    • Configure the trusted application list using GPO templates or XML Editor to deploy it across the organization.
  • Create keyboard shortcuts for the submenus in Foxit Reader ribbon.
  • Scale the page content equally based on the specified page size to deliver the best output results during printing.
  • Save the search results to PDF or CSV files for further reference.

Issues Addressed

  • Fixed some security and stability issues. Click here for details.