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  • Multi Theft Auto: San Andreas

    (MTA:SA) 1.5.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    GTA San Andreas... multiplayer!

    8
    2528 votes
    • PROS: Multiplayer mod for GTA San Andreas, Many plugins and online documentation, Map editor to modify the landscape, Does not change the game's original files
    • CONS: There are no pedestrians or traffic
  • Java Development Kit

    (JDK) (32 bit) 8u66

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Everything you need to compile and run Java apps

    6
    1158 votes
    • PROS: Includes demos and examples, Easy-to-use interface, Lots of available documentation online
    • CONS: Graphical environment is not included and must be downloaded separately, Beginner programmers will find it difficult to navigate
  • Sandboxie

    5.14

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Avoid viruses, phishing and more...

    7
    493 votes
    • PROS: Provides you with a safe testing environment, Works discreetly in the background, Excellent documentation
    • CONS: May not be compatible with all programs
  • Visual Studio Code

    varies-with-device

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Code Editing in a Visual Platform

    8
    54 votes
    • PROS: Visualising code makes it easier for beginners, Good documentation to help get you going
    • CONS: Only one root command when configuring tasks, Folder management could be better
  • Java Development Kit

    (JDK) (64 bit) 8u92

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Compile and run Java apps on 64-bit systems

    6
    501 votes
    • PROS: Includes demos and examples, Easy-to-use interface, Lots of available documentation online
    • CONS: Graphical environment not included - must be downloaded separately, Beginner programmers will find it difficult to use
  • Finale

    c 2011

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Professional music composition software

    7
    1168 votes
    • PROS: Produces highly professional results, Hundreds of features, Latest version is much more user friendly, Extensive Help documentation
    • CONS: Steep learning curve
  • Traktor PRO

    2.8.1

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Beat mixing for pro DJs

    7
    2782 votes
    • PROS: Four decks, Set hotkeys, Advanced filters and effects, Comes with full documentation
    • CONS: Configuration options can get very complex
  • Microsoft Network Monitor

    3.4.2350

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Analyse data packets with this Microsoft monitor

    6
    18 votes
    • PROS: Gathers a wide range of network data, Includes extensive documentation
    • CONS: Complex for those with no network analysis experience
  • Autodesk Inventor LT

    2018

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Create highly detailed professional-grade engineering designs

    7
    18 votes
    • PROS: The improved graphics make the design process a little more pleasant, Embed your 3D documentation with technical information, The information-rich panels help make searching more efficient, You may remove information and publish to a Revit format
    • CONS: The program requires more processing power than most design software, Only paying for the software you use makes the price plan more complicated
  • BRL-CAD

    7.14.8

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A Free (GPL) Design & photography program for Windows

    5
    3 votes
    • GimPhoto

      1.4.3

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Free alternative to Photoshop based on GIMP

      6
      32 votes
      • PROS: Inlcudes 20 GIMP plugins by default, Feels much closer to Photoshop, Lots of powerful editing tools, Extensive Help documentation
      • CONS: Still a bit awkward compared to using Photoshop, Lacks advanced features of Photoshop
    • ConEmu

      161022

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      An advanced and convenient Windows console emulator

      9
      1 vote
      • PROS: It does just what you need and does what it claims it does, The program is just as good as its most popular competitors, There is plenty of documentation, links, videos and reviews on the website
      • CONS: It is advanced, but it requires a little more learning than its alternatives, The program is not as portable as some people may like, Their website needs upgrading a little
    • Misfit Model 3D

      1.2.4

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Simple 3D modeling tool

      6
      22 votes
      • PROS: Very easy to get started, Lots of online documentation
      • CONS: Basic 3D modeling, Doesn't render 3D objects
    • TurboTax

      2013

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      Mac
      Web Apps

      Complete your tax returns instantly

      6
      2 votes
      • PROS: Makes filing US taxes easier, Files returns electronically
      • CONS: Updates can be expensive, Not suitable for complex tax returns
    • Zeal

      2017

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Read Your Documentation Offline

      5
      1 vote
      • PROS: Huge library of documents, You can create your own documentation
      • CONS: Only a document management program, very specific role, May not come with the documentation you require
    • Midnight Commander

      Varies with device

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Mac

      Manage Files Visually

      -
      No votes yet
      • PROS: A software documentation project is underway, Great for managing large file trees
      • CONS: Some compatibility issues require you to report them, Some users report Linux unresponsiveness
    • Ipython

      varies-with-device

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Official repository for IPython itself. Other repos in the IPython organization contain things like the website, documentation builds, etc.

      -
      No votes yet
      • DisplayCAL

        3.2.4.0

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Mac

        DisplayCAL - a comprehensive display calibration utility

        -
        No votes yet
        • PROS: Powerful calibration tool with excellent results, Good documentation
        • CONS: Can appear daunting to beginners, Not much else!
      • Adobe RoboHelp Office

        X5

        License
        buy Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Easily create professional Help systems and documentation

        7
        4 votes
        • GimPhoto

          Portable 1.4.3

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Portable USB stick version of GimPhoto

          5
          13 votes
          • PROS: Inlcudes 20 GIMP plugins by default, Feels much closer to Photoshop, Lots of powerful editing tools, Extensive Help documentation, Portable
          • CONS: Still a bit awkward compared to using Photoshop, Lacks advanced features of Photoshop
        Softonic’s Best Rated Software for this topic
        #NameVersionVotesRatingPlatform
        1(MTA:SA) 1.5.225287.694699367088609Windows
        22.8.127826.897843278217107Windows, Mac
        3c 201111686.533390410958908Windows, Mac
        4(JDK) (64 bit) 8u925016.222554890219558Windows
        5(JDK) (32 bit) 8u6611586.096545768566492Windows