Create professional-quality PDFs using PDFCreator 3
September 22, 2017 – 05:27 | Comments Off on Create professional-quality PDFs using PDFCreator 3
Create professional-quality PDFs using PDFCreator 3

You may ask yourself why on earth would you need a specific tool to create a PDF from an application when Windows 10 has the ability to quickly print as a PDF?
A few years ago, …

Turn your phone or tablet into a mobile scanner with Adobe Scan
June 1, 2017 – 09:55 | Comments Off on Turn your phone or tablet into a mobile scanner with Adobe Scan
Turn your phone or tablet into a mobile scanner with Adobe Scan

Adobe has released Adobe Scan 17.05.31 for iPhone, iPad and Android mobiles. The app allows users to turn their mobile camera into a scanner for various types of paper document, including receipts and magazine pages.
Apps …

Discover what makes Nitro Pro 11 the best version of this powerful PDF editor yet
February 8, 2017 – 05:10 | Comments Off on Discover what makes Nitro Pro 11 the best version of this powerful PDF editor yet
Discover what makes Nitro Pro 11 the best version of this powerful PDF editor yet

The days of Adobe Acrobat ruling the roost of PDF creation and editing are long gone. If you’re looking for a powerful, yet affordable, alternative to Adobe Acrobat, then Nitro Pro 11 has all the …

(Un)colored is a rich content HTML and Markdown editor
November 6, 2016 – 06:39 | Comments Off on (Un)colored is a rich content HTML and Markdown editor
(Un)colored is a rich content HTML and Markdown editor

(Un)colored is a distraction-free HTML and Markdown-compatible document editor for Windows, Linux and Mac.
The program opens with an empty window, no toolbars, ribbons or anything else– it’s just an empty frame where you can start …

How to extract images from just about any file type
October 5, 2016 – 08:55 | Comments Off on How to extract images from just about any file type
How to extract images from just about any file type

Extracting images from documents makes it much easier to reuse them elsewhere, and there’s a lot of freeware around to get the job done.
Which is best for you? That depends on the file formats you …

Straighten text in scanned documents with Deskew
July 4, 2016 – 02:39 | Comments Off on Straighten text in scanned documents with Deskew
Straighten text in scanned documents with Deskew

Deskew is an open source package which can detect skewed text in scanned text documents, and output a straightened version.
It’s a command line tool, which is, well, inconvenient, but don’t let that put you off …

Nitro Pro 10 released, adds batch automation tool, PDF Portfolio creation
June 9, 2015 – 11:58 | Comments Off on Nitro Pro 10 released, adds batch automation tool, PDF Portfolio creation
Nitro Pro 10 released, adds batch automation tool, PDF Portfolio creation

More than 18 months since its last major release, Nitro has launched a major new version of its award-winning ‘Acrobat alternative’ tool for creating, editing and converting PDFs, Nitro Pro 10.0.
Version 10 introduces a new …

Office Image Extraction Wizard goes open source
March 30, 2015 – 07:46 | Comments Off on Office Image Extraction Wizard goes open source
Office Image Extraction Wizard goes open source

RL Vision has announced that its Office Image Extraction Wizard is now open source.
The Windows application is a simple but effective tool for extracting images from Office and many other document types. Although, notably, not …

Yovo: SnapChat plus screenshot protection
October 14, 2014 – 11:22 | Comments Off on Yovo: SnapChat plus screenshot protection
Yovo: SnapChat plus screenshot protection

If you’d like to share personal photos, but only briefly, then a service like SnapShot can help. Images are visible for only a set period of time before they disappear forever. (In theory, anyway.)
Yovo for …

Clean up Word, Excel, Visio and AutoCAD files with TransTools
May 29, 2014 – 11:11 | Comments Off on Clean up Word, Excel, Visio and AutoCAD files with TransTools
Clean up Word, Excel, Visio and AutoCAD files with TransTools

At first glance, TransTools didn’t look like the most promising of programs. A suite “designed to help translators in various situations”? It would probably be for specialists only, and so expensive that big corporations would …

Nitro Pro 9.5 released, adds barcode creation, restores 64-bit build
May 22, 2014 – 07:33 | Comments Off on Nitro Pro 9.5 released, adds barcode creation, restores 64-bit build
Nitro Pro 9.5 released, adds barcode creation, restores 64-bit build

Nitro has released a major new update to its award-winning PDF creation and editing tool with the release of Nitro Pro 9.5. The new build is accompanied by a resurrected native 64-bit build.
Version 9.5 introduces …