NFS has selected a suite of programs which will serve you well for accomplishing your school assignments. If you have questions concerning the use of laptop programs please contact NFS at firstname.lastname@example.org. Kick off your education by getting familiar with software categories you will be using the rest of your professional and personal life!
Open Office is an office suite consisting of a word, spreadsheet, and presentation program. It is very similar to Microsoft Professional Office.
Google Docs is an office suite consisting of a word, spreadsheet, and presentation program. It is very similar to Microsoft Professional Office.
Microsoft Essentials Antvirus is a complete virus protection suite. It offers real-time virus updates, computer scanning and e-mail protection.
Picasa is a photo album and photograph management software. You will find it works great for organizing your pictures by event or project.
GIMP is a very powerful photo editing program. It is similar to Photoshop with many of the same features for serious photo editing and art/design projects.
PagePlus is a very powerful program for creating complex pages encompassing text and graphics.
You can use it for report or project covers, complicated report pages and for fun stuff like invitations, posters and postcards.
Now you can create your own Acrobat PDF documents. You can print word, spreadsheet, or graphic files to the PDF format with Primo.
PDF is the standard format for transferring files over the internet.
Have you ever needed to edit a PDF document? If not, you soon will. With Nitro you can open the PDF and convert it into an editable document for Open Office or Profession Office Word.
This will save you eons of time in completing homework, reports, and group projects.