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7 Zipfile archiver with a high compression ratioWindows
Accelrys Material StudiosMaterials Studio is a comprehensive materials modeling and simulation application - ONLY in ENGN Labs E145 & E101 Material Studios Overview
Windows
AccessMicrosoft Office database application. Allows the simple creation of a database system with corresponding queries and forms. (Part of Microsoft Office)MS Access Training
Access Tutorials (Pulse link)
Windows
Acrobat DistillerTurns postscript files into PDF format (Part of Adobe CS5.5) (Part of Adobe CC Cloud )Distiller HowTos
MacWindows
Acrobat ProfessionalCreate and modify PDF files (Part of Adobe CC Cloud )Adobe Acrobat Website
MacWindows
Acrobat StandardConverts documents into PDF formatAdobe Help and Support
MacWindows
Acrobat WriterBasic PDF writing and creation tool.Acrobat Tips
Windows
ADA Programming Languagemodern programming language designed for large, long-lived applications – and embedded systems in particular – Information Ada Answers
Unix/Linux
Adobe AirAdobe AIR runtime enables developers to package the same codeWindows
Adobe CC exclusiveLightroom, Muse, Edge, Scout (Part of Adobe CC Cloud )MacWindows
Adobe Cloud Enterprise full Adobe Suite (Part of Adobe CC Cloud )MacWindows
Adobe Content ViewerPreview and test .folio files (Part of Adobe CC Cloud )Mac
Adobe Creative Suite Design & Web PremiumApplication suite for Image creation/manipulation and web design (Part of Adobe CC Cloud )Adobe Design Centre
MacWindows
Adobe Design Tools Photoshop, illustrator, InDesign, Bridge, InCopy, Acrobat Pro (Part of Adobe CC Cloud )MacWindows
Adobe Digital editionsView and manage eBooks and other digital publicationsWindows
Adobe Flash Video EncoderConvert video files into flash formatFlash Video Encoder Guide
MacWindows
Adobe Reader (incl. Central European and Asian Fonts)Basic PDF viewerAdobe Reader Userguide
MacWindowsUnix/Linux
Adobe Shockwave PlayerAllows the playing of shockwave files by themselves or in the internet browserShockwaveplayer Website
Windows
Adobe Software TrainingHelp and support on using Adobe softwareLink to support and help centre
MacWindows
Adobe Video and AudioPremiere Pro, After Effects, Audition, SpeedGrade, Prelude, Encore (Part of Adobe CC Cloud )MacWindows
Adobe Web Tools Dreamweaver, Flash Pro, FireWorks (Part of Adobe CC Cloud )MacWindows
ANSYSEngineering simulation software - ONLY in ENGN Labs E145 & E101 ANSYS support
Windows
ANU Pulse online trainingto register for online training for both students and staffLINK to register for training
MacWindows
ANUCLIMObtains estimates of monthly mean climate variables, bioclimatic parameters and indices relating to crop growth.ANUCLIM 6.1 users guide
Windows
Apache TomcatApache Tomcat powers numerous large-scale, mission-critical web applications across a diverse range of industries and organizationsDocumentation Index
Unix/Linux
Apple Loops UtilityAllows you to create loops of audio and time-stretch them. Also allows tagging of audio files with publishing & musical information. Intergrates with Soundtrack Pro & GarageBand (Part of Final Cut Studio 7)Garageband/Loops Support
Mac
Apple Support ManualsLink to support manuals via Apple websiteApple manuals
Mac
ArcGISGeographic information system that allows the viewing, creation, editing and viewing of maps ONLY in E145 (G1) & E101ArcGIS Tutorial
Windows
ArcView GISTool for viewing and editing maps. Contains Arc Map used for composition and geographic analysis & ArcCatalog used for geographic data managementArcView Tutorial
Windows
ArduinoElectronics prototyping platform based on flexible, easy-to-use hardware and software.Arduino tutorial
Mac
AudacityLight-weight application for recording and editing soundsAudacity Documentation
Audacity Tutorial
MacWindows
AuraliaMusic software for ear training and aural testsProduct details
Windows
AXON Touch 3D printersOnly available in Engineering E101 & E145 (G01)Windows
BioNetSBiochemical Network Stochastic Simulator. An easy to use and fast stochastic ODE solver using Gillespie, chemical Langevin and any hybrid of the two.REQUIREMENTS AND ARCHITECTURAL PRINCIPLES
Mac
BridgeOrganisational program designed to link the Adobe Creative suite components together. Bridge can make viewing and managing files easier multimedia files easier. (Part of Adobe CC Cloud )Adobe Bridge Support
MacWindows
C & C++Programming codeInformaiton and tutorials
Unix/Linux
CAJ ViewerAllows the viewing of academic journals from the China Academic Journal databaseWindows
Calibre-eBook calibre is a free and open source e-book library management applicationDemo
Mac
Cambridge Klett English-Spanish DictionaryAn English to Spanish DictionaryWindows
Camera Raw Plug-InGives Photoshop support for raw image files (Part of Adobe CC Cloud )Camera RAW Tutorial
MacWindows
ccp4Collaborative Computational Project No. 4information website
Unix/Linux
CDATAProvides census data informationCDATA online
Windows
ChaosPowerful mathematics engineMac
Cinema ToolsCombines film databse tools with video conversion tools and is mainly used to keep track of film as well as to reverse telecine or perfom advanced pulldown from 30 fps to 24 fps. (Part of Final Cut Studio 7)Final Cut Studio Tutorials
Apple Final Cut Studio Turorials
Mac
Cn3DCn3D is a helper application for your web browser that allows you to view 3-dimensional structures from NCBIs Entrez retrieval service.Cn3D Tutorials
Mac
ColorProfessional colour grading application. Older versions were named FinalTouch (Part of Final Cut Studio 7)Apple Final Cut Studio Turorials
Mac
Comic LifeComic Life lets you create comics, picture albums and moreComic Life 2 features
Mac
CompressorVideo encoding program (Change the format of a video or make the file smaller). Can be used with Qmaster for clustering (Part of Final Cut Studio 7)Apple Final Cut Studio Turorials
Mac
Contribute web publishing and website management tool (Part of Adobe CC Cloud )Adobe cotribute search
MacWindows
COOTCrystallographic Object-Oriented ToolkitInformation Website
Unix/Linux
Cygwin-XAn addition to cygwin (the Linux type environment) which provides an X window system effectively bringing X window capabilities into windows.Cygwin HowTos
Windows
DeepBurnDeepBurner fastest way to burn any kind of CD/DVDEnglish, German, Spanish, Polish user guides
Windows
Device Centralsimplifies the production of content for mobile phones and consumer electronics devices (Part of Adobe CC Cloud )Device Central features
MacWindows
DiccionariousSpanish online dictionaryMacWindows
DictionaryDictionary built into OSXMac
Digital WorksA graphical digital circuit design tool that enables the construction of digital logic circuits and to analyse their behaviour.Getting Started with Digital Works
Windows
Digital Works Graphical design tool Windows
DjVu Browser Plug-inEnables the viewing of DjVu files in web browsersDjVu Info
MacWindows
DLD (Digital Lecturer Delivery)Allows lecturers and tutors to record their sessionDLD lecture recordings
MacWindows
Dragon DictateSpeech recognition for MacMac
Dragon Naturally Speaking ProfessionalSpeech to text application, Chifley DSC resource roomDNS Tutorials
Windows
DreamweaverWeb development application utilizing a what you see is what you get environment which can hide the detail of HTML code, making it possible for non-coders to create web sites. (Part of Adobe CC Cloud )Adobe TV Dreamweaver CS5 training
MacWindows
Dropbox File and data storage share space Windows
DS ViewerPro SuiteViewerPro combines state of the art molecular graphics with a full range of Windows desktop integration toolsWindows
ds9Astronomical imaging and data visualization applicationUser manual
MacWindows
DVD PlayerMac OSX default DVD playing application (Part of MacOS X (Snow Leopard v10.6.8))Mac
DVD Studio ProfessionalA powerful DVD Authoring suite that intergrates with other apple applications such as Final Cut studio allowing you to render videos directly to DVD (Part of Final Cut Studio 7)Final Cut Studio Tutorials
Mac
EagleEasy to use but powerful CAD tool for designing printed circuit boards. Features include schematic capture, board layout and autorouterEagle Tutorial
Windows
EclipseThe Eclipse Platform, and all the tools needed to develop and debug it: Java and Plug-in Development Tooling, Git and CVSResources
Unix/Linux
ElanELAN is a professional tool for the creation of complex annotations on video and audio resources.Elan online manual
MacWindows
EMU Speech Database System & Emu/R libraryA collection of software tools for the creation, manipulation and analysis of speech databasesEMU Manual
Emu & R documentation
Windows
EndNoteEndNote is a reference management application used to manage bibliographies and references when writing essays and articles. End Note Introduction
ILP Endnote Information
Training Manual (Alliance Link)
MacWindows
Eviews StandardStatisticsEveiws 6 User's guide II
Windows
ExcelMicrosoft Office spreadsheet application featuring calculation, graphing tools, pivot tables and the ability to write macros (Part of Microsoft Office)MS Excel Training
Excel Tutorials (Pulse link)
MacWindows
ExtendSimDevelop dynamic models of real-life processes in a wide variety of fields then run simulations of them to analyse perfomance.Extend Simulation Tutorial
Windows
Farm Forestry ToolboxCollection of programs for assisting managers of plantations or native forestsWindows
ffmpegXStream and record various video and audio formats with this free command line based utilityffmpeg HowTo
ffmpeg and DVD's
Mac
FieldWorks Language ExplorerFieldWorks Language Explorer is the lexical and text tools component of SIL FieldWorks (Part of SIL FieldWorks)FieldWorks overview
Mac
FileZillaFTP graphical user interface that is very easy to use (can be used to connect to pebble while off campus)Filezilla Quickguide
Guide to FTP With FileZilla
Windows
Final Cut ProfessionalHigh-performance digital nonlinear editing, native support for virtually any video format and facility-class extensibility and interoperability (Part of Final Cut Studio 7)Final Cut Studio Tutorials
Mac
Final Cut StudioA professional video and audio production suite for Mac OS X.Final Cut Studio Tutorials
Mac
Firefox ESR (Frontmotion)Internet browserFirefox Guide
MacWindows
FireworksBitmap and vector graphics editor primarily for the creation of web graphics. Native format is png (Part of Adobe CC Cloud )Fireworks Tutorials
MacWindows
Flash PlayerEnables the playing and viewing of Flash filesWikipedia information
MacWindows
Flash ProfessionalSupports improved vector drawing and actionscript 3.0 allowing for the creation of high quality Flash videos (Part of Adobe CC Cloud )Adobe TV Flash Tutorials
MacWindows
FortranFortran CompilerTutorials and Examples
Unix/Linux
FrontPageis a WYSIWYG HTML editor and web site administration tool from Microsoft for the Microsoft Windows line of operating systemsFrontPage Tutorials (Pulse Link)
Windows
G03Unix/Linux
GAMSGeneral Algebraic Modeling System Courses and Workshops
Windows
GarageBandAllows the creation of music or podcasts from recoded audio - virtual software instuments and MIDI files (Part of iLife 11)Garageband Tutorials
Mac
GCcGNG C compiler. Allows the compilation of C & C++ programsUnix/Linux
GenesisSimulation environment for constructing models of neurobiological systemsGenesis Tutorials
Unix/Linux
GenStatStatisticsGenStat Documentation
Windows
GhostScript (Part of MikTex/TeX/LaTeX )Windows
GhostviewApplication for viewing PDF files (Adobe Acrobat is normally a better choice if available) (Part of MikTex/TeX/LaTeX )Windows
GimpGIMP or GNU Image Manipulation ProgramGimp Tutorials
Mac
GNUPlotGnuplot is a portable command-line driven graphing utility for MacGNUplot Demos
Mac
Google ChromeWeb Browser Windows
Google EarthMaps and satellite images for complex or pinpointed regional searchesGoogle Earth Support
MacWindows
Google Sketchup Pro3D modeling software Self paced tutorials
Video tutorials
Mac
GR Tensor ll (add-in to Maple)GRTensor II is a computer algebra package for performing calculations in the general area of differential geometry (Part of MacOS X (Snow Leopard v10.6.8))Mac
GreenTracEnergy saving software Windows
GsVideolibrary that offers video playback, capture and recording functionalities through the use of the GStreamer multimedia frameworkWindows
HackTheWebFireFox Frontmotion add-on Mac
HandbrakeConverts video from nearly any format to a handful of modern onesHandBrake Guide
Mac
HaskellHaskell Programming LanguageHaskell learning
Unix/Linux
Hoi Chuyen Gia Viet Nam VPSKeys (Vietnamese Fonts and Keyboard)Enables Vietnamese to be input to the computerWindows
Hot PotatoesIncludes six applications - enabling you to create interactive multiple-choice exercises for WebPagesHot Potatoes Tutorials
Mac
ICMS - Interactive Catchment Management SystemPC-based software product developed to facilitate the rapid development and delivery of catchment science to catchment managersWindows
Igor ProOnly installed in Lab GO25 & Lab G022 Copland [24]Igor Pro Guided Tour
Windows
IllustratorVector based drawing application that allows you to create sophisticated artwork for virtually any medium. Industry-standard drawing tools, flexible colour controls and professional type controls help you capture your ideas and experiment freely. (Part of Adobe CC Cloud )Illustrator Tutorials (Pulse Link)
Adobe TV illustrator Tutorials
MacWindows
Image CaptureTransfer photos, video clips and MP3 sounds to your computer (Part of MacOS X (Snow Leopard v10.6.8))Image Capture 6.0 Help
Mac
imageJImage processing and Analysis in JavaMac
iMovieVideo editing software for Mac OSX (Part of iLife 11)iMovie Tutorials
iMovie / iSight Tutorial
Mac
InDesignA desktop publishing application providing a what you see is what you get interface along with the ability to handle complex page layouts. Often used in the creation of magazine, newspaper and catalogs (Part of Adobe CC Cloud )InDesign Tutorials & Tips
Adobe TV Indesign training
Mac
InkScapeGraphics editortutorial and documentation
Windows
InspirationTool for students to plan workInspiration Quick Start (pdf)
MacWindows
Internet Explorer (IE)Default windows internet browserWindows
iPythonThe goal of IPython is to create a comprehensive environment for interactive and exploratory computing. (Part of Python )Presentations, tutorials
MacWindows
iShowUHDReal time screen recording for your MacMac
iTunesMedia player iTunes Tutorials
MacWindows
JawsReads text on the screen aloud so you can listen to the text.Jaws Tutorials
Windows
KeynoteKeynote for mac
Mac
Kurzweil 3000 ProfessionalReading, Writing and Learning Assistance Software for StudentsKurzweil user reference guide
Windows
LaTeXA document markup language and document preperation system for the TeX typesetting program. Widley used by Mathematicians, scientists, engineers, philosophers, academics and in the commercial world. (Part of MikTex/TeX/LaTeX )LaTeX Hints and Tips (Alliance Link)
LaTeX Hints & Tips (ANU Site)
MacWindowsUnix/Linux
LibreOfficeLibreOffice is a free productivity suite for MacintoshFeatures for version 3.4
MacUnix/Linux
LTSpiceSimulation tool and device model User Guide
Windows
LynxText only web browserUnix/Linux
M68k-GCCAllows the compilation of programs to run on Motorola 68000 series processorsWindowsUnix/Linux
MAC Basics How to get the most out of your MacApple support Mac 101
Mac
Mac OS X (Maverick)OS X is the operating system that powers every MacHow to use Mac OS X
Mac standard assistive technologies
Mac
Maple (currently not available)Powerful mathematics and modeling softwareMaple Tutorial
University of Texas SPSS
Mac
MarcEditMetadata translation and editing for both the beginner and advanced users. MarcEdit Tutorials
Windows
Marketing Engineering for ExcelONLY available in Copland G025 - The software is built as an Excel Add-In to simplify use while increasing flexibility. (Part of Microsoft Office)Support for students
Windows
MarxanSoftware for conservation planning Teaching and learning
Windows
MathematicaComputations - Only available in CoS IC lab locations Resources
MacWindows
MATLABMathematical computation program - good at dealing with matricesMatlab Documentation
University of Texas SPSS
MacWindowsUnix/Linux
Matplotlibfor Python, matplotlib is a python 2D plotting library (Part of Python )Matplotlib documentation
MacWindows
MayaHigh end 3D modeling and computer graphicsGetting Started With Maya
Mac
MendeleyManage your researchHow to use Mendeley
MacWindows
Mendeley ILP resource application - free reference manager and academic social network Website for free download
Microsoft OfficeMicrosoft office suite, including word, excel and PowerPoint etc. (Part of Microsoft Office)Office Help
Office Tutorials (Pulse link)
MacWindows
MicroSoft Support and TrainingLink to online Micorsoft training modulesLink to training website
MacWindows
MiKTeXTypesetting system allowing the creation of computer printed mathamatics & calculations. (Part of MikTex/TeX/LaTeX )MikTeX documentation
MiKTex User Guide
Windows
MinGW GCC compilergeneral purpose systems and applications programming languageWindows
MinitabStatistics Minitab 16 Intro PDF
Windows
MoldenMolden is a package for displaying Molecular Density from the Ab Initio packages Information Website
Unix/Linux
Motion3D animation tool (Part of Final Cut Studio 7)Motion 4 tutorials
Mac
MovieCaptioner & SCC Caption Decoder Caption your film, video, movieHow to user MovieCaptioner (Mac)
Mac
MrBayesBayesian inference and model choice across a wide range of phylogenetic and evolutionary modelsManual
Windows
MultiSpecSystem for interactively analyzing Earth observational multispectral image dataMultiSpec Tutorials
Windows
MyFrenchLab Online French language lab for ANU courses Log in for MyFrenchLab
Mac
MYOB Accounting PlusAccounting software - provides accounting - retail and payroll softwareUser Guide
Windows
MySQLDatabase programGetting Started with MySQL
Unix/Linux
MySQL GUIGraphical user interface for MySQL databasesWindows
National Carbon Accounting ToolBox (NCAT)Track Greenhouse Gas Visual reference guide
Windows
NetbeansQuickly and easily develop desktop, mobile and web applicationsWelcome to NetBeans
Unix/Linux
NetDraw Social Network Analysis Software, NetDraw is a program for drawing networks.Intro to UCINET and NetDraw
Windows
NeticaBelief networks and influence diagrams for data mining, decision analysis, diagnosis, prediction, creating software agentsNetica Resources
Windows
NeuronSimulation environment for modeling individual neurons and networks of neurons.Neuron Tutorials
Windows
NotePad ++creating and/or editing unformatted text (.TXT) filesWindows
Nvivodesigned to help you manage and analyse data that is not easily reduced to numbersNvivo Documentation
Nvivo Information
NVivo Tutorials
ANU 'How to' NVivo guide
Windows
Open Office (Apache)Open Source equivalent of Microsoft OfficeOpen Office User guides
Windows
Oracle JDK Java Unix/Linux
Oracle Policy ModelingONLY provided in LAW G17Windows
PAGEot Add QT movies to HTML pages. Generates EMBED and OBJECT code for the QuickTime Plug-in. Mac
PC1DUsed for modeling crystalline solar cellsWindows
PDPure Data Computer Music SystemMac
Pencil Vector drawing program that lets you make your own digital comics.Mac
PerlA dynamic programming languageMacUnix/Linux
PhotoBoothSmall application for taking photos with an iSight (Part of MacOS X (Snow Leopard v10.6.8))PhotoBooth Tutorial
Mac
PhotoshopPopular and very powerful digital image editing program produced by Adobe (Part of Adobe CC Cloud )Photoshop Tutorials (Pulse link)
Adobe TV Photoshop CS5 training
Mac
PhotoSynthesis in Silounderstanding of photosynthesis processes.Mac
PHPPHP is a widely-used general-purpose scripting language that is especially suited for Web development and can be embedded into HTML.Documentation
Unix/Linux
Poser3D rendering and animationPoser Tutorials
Poser Video Tutorials
Mac
PowerPointPopular presentation software (Part of Microsoft Office)PowerPoint Training Microsoft
Presentations (Microsoft link)
PowePoint Tutorials (Pulse link)
MacWindows
PraatProgram for the analysis of speech in phoneticsPraat Website
MacWindows
Project Standardproject management software only available in two lab locations Copland [24] lab G021 and Engineering [32] lab G1(E145)Project Tutorials(Pulse Link)
Project Help Microsoft
Windows
PSpice A/D (Student)Design and simulate analog and digital electronic circuits.PSpice Tutorial
Windows
PublisherEntry level desktop publishing application. Quite similar to Word but with the emphasis shifted towards page layout and design instead of content. (Part of Microsoft Office)Publisher Training
Publisher Tutorials (Pulse link)
Windows
Putty (SSH Client)A terminal emulator application which can act as a client for the SSH- Telnet- rlogin- and raw TCP computing protocolsPutty Tips
Windows
PythonDynamic object-oriented programming language (Part of Python )Python Tutorial
Python beginners tutorial
MacWindowsUnix/Linux
QmasterProvides automated work distribution and processing for high-volume projects (Distributes workload over several machines) (Part of Final Cut Studio 7)QMaster Manual
Mac
QuickSilverAllows users to quickly launch applications, manipulate files and data, run scripts or send e-mails with a keyboard shortcutsMac
QuickTime BroadcasterAllows the creation of live broadcasts. Can be used for creating video pod casts etc.Mac
QuickTime PlayerMedia player used to play most video files.MacWindows
QuickTime ProfessionalMedia player used to play most video files. That also allows the editing and re-encoding of video files.Quicktime Tutorials
Mac
RStatistics used with RStudioR Examples PDF
MacWindowsUnix/Linux
RangeASSESS Programis developed by CRC for Greenhouse Accounting. Windows
Read and Write GoldGives speech feedback - spell checking and word prediction in practically any windows programSpeech Input Help
Scanner Help
MacWindows
Real PlayerMedia player that can play .rm filesMacWindows
RevisorSpanish composition tools Windows
Rhino 3DAvailable in Copland G032 only - accurately model and document your designs ready for rendering, animation, draftingSupport
Windows
RStudio RStudio™ is a free and open source integrated development environment (IDE) for RMacWindows
Ruby Programming Language information website
Unix/Linux
S-Plus + FinemetricsStatisticsSplus 8.2 Documentation
Windows
SafariDefault Mac OSX web browserSafari Tutorials
Mac
SAS - JMPStatisticsJMP support
MacWindows
ScilabNumerical Computations Scilab Tutorial
MacWindows
Screen Capture (IfranView)Screen capture and image manipulation program.Irfanview Tutorial
Windows
Sculptris3D Sculpture softwareMac
ScypySciPy is open-source software for mathematics, science, and engineering (Part of Python )Scypy documentation
Windows
ShakeSaid to create the world's most celebrated visual effects, Shake provides the only compositing software with a complete toolset for both single artists and visual effects facilities.Shake Tutorials
Mac
SibeliusMusic score writing program that includes features allowing scores to be played back or burned to an audio CD aswell as being able scan and create a Sibelius score from printed music.Sibelius Video Tutorials
Mac
SimplyBurnsVery simple - easy to use CD/DVD burning softwareSimply Burns Website
Mac
SIMPROCESSModeling tool - ONLY in ENGN Labs E145 & E101 online training
Windows
SkypeLecture Machines only PC & all Mac ICSkype Features
MacWindows
SnagItScreen capture program. Can be used whenever you want to save what you see on the screen.Snagit Tutorials
Windows
SolidWorks3D mechanical CAD application - ONLY in ENGN Labs E145 & E101 Solid Works Resources
Windows
Sophos Anti-VirusAntivirus softwareSophos Information
Windows
SoundHackShareware sound processing program, which does various conversions including sample rate changes, file headers and plays header less files.Sound Hack user guide
Mac
SoundSourceSoundSource is a tool for OS X enabling you to switch your audio input and output sources with a single clickMac
Soundtrack ProfessionalFly through audio editing and mixing with a streamlined interface that combines the multitrack Timeline and Waveform Editor in a single view. Easily create immersive soundtracks with innovative surround sound tools. (Part of Final Cut Studio 7)Starting with Soundtrack
Mac
SPSS IBMStatisticsSPSS Website
SPSS HowTos
MacWindows
StataStatisticsStata Info
Stata Faqs
Windows
StatisticaStatisticsStatistica HowTos
Windows
StellaOnly available in Copland G025 - Dynamically visualize and communicate how complex systems workStella Tutorials
Windows
Strand Finite Element AnalysisStrand Website
Windows
SubVersionAn open-source revision control systemSubversion Info
Mac
SuperColliderSuperCollider is an environment and programming language for real time audio synthesis and algorithmic composition.SuperCollider Reasources
Mac
SymmetryWorksPattern design plug-in for illustrator - allows you to repeat patternsMac
TerminalA terminal emulator that allows the user to interact with the computer through a command line interface. (Part of MacOS X (Snow Leopard v10.6.8))Mac
teTeXTypesetting system - useful for typesetting complex maths or physics equationsteTeX documentation
Unix/Linux
TeX SupportAllows the use of laTeX and TeX filesteTeX documentation
Mac
TexnicCentre (Part of MikTex/TeX/LaTeX )Windows
TeXShopGraphical interface for TeXMac
TextAloudText to speech softwareTextAloud 2.0 Users Manual
Windows
TextWranglerA powerful general purpose text editorTextWrangler Support
Mac
Toolbox (The Field Linguist’s Toolbox) Toolbox is a data management and analysis tool for field linguists. (Part of SIL FieldWorks)More about ToolBox
Mac
TranscriberMac
Type ITLearn to touch type training via ANU Pulse website link ANU Pulse website link to training via browser
MacWindows
TypequickLearn how to touch type IC applicationWindowsUnix/Linux
Ubuntu OSdesktop LTSUnix/Linux
Unity2D & 3D games developerMac
Unity Web PlayerThe Unity Web Player enables you to view blazing 3D content created with Unity directly in your browserMac
Vensim PLEVensim PLE is fully functional system dynamics softwareVensim Tutorial
Windows
VirtualDubLight weight - high speed video capture and processing. Does not have the flexibility of large video editing suites but can do basic operation quickly and easilyCapturing in VirtualDub
Windows
Visio StandardOnly available in two lab locations Copland, [24] G021 and LAW [5]G17Visio Training (Microsoft)
Windows
VLCFree media player - Plays anythingVLC Documentation
VLC Projects
MacWindows
VoiceOver UtilityBuilt-in screen reader that provides keyboard control of the computer, enhanced screen magnification options and spoken English descriptions of what is on the screen. (Part of MacOS X (Snow Leopard v10.6.8))Voiceover Website
Mac
VOSON NodeXLa plugin for NodeXL (Network Overview, Discovery and Exploration for Excel)VOSON ANU website
Windows
vPythonAllows the programming of 3D models and visuals (Part of Python )vPython Documentation
Windows
Wacom TabletAllows the use of the graphics/handwriting tablet.Wacom FAQ
MacWindows
WaveSurferOpen Source tool for sound visualization and manipulationWaveSurfer Manual
Windows
Webster's Spanish/English DictionarySpanish English dictionaryWindows
Window Movie MakerCreate edit and add special effects to your moviesHow to use Movie maker
Mac
Windows Media PlayerWindows build in media player. In conjunction with ffmpeg should play most thingsHow to use Media Player
Windows
WinEDTA powerful and versatile ASCII editor and shell for MS Windows with a strong predisposition towards the creation of [La]TeX documentsWinEDT Faq
Windows
WordMicrosoft Office word processing application - Lots of tools and easy to use. (Part of Microsoft Office)Word Training (Microsoft)
Word Tutorials (Pulse link)
Training Manual (Alliance Link)
Mac "How to training"
MacWindows
Xcode - with all developer toolsApple's premiere development environment for Mac OS X. Make programs that run on Mac OSXXcode Tutorial
Mac
Xilinx ISE WebPACKFPGA, Processor and digital circuit design toolxilinx Tutorial
Windows
YammerWindows
ZoomTextZooms in on the screen effectively making everything larger. Also can read out text on the screen. Part of the DCS programsZoomText Tutorial
Windows
ZoteroStandalone install onlyWebsite support
MacWindows

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