Adobe Reader 9
The most popular .pdf reader. Minimum requirements: 1.3GHz processor, 256MB RAM and 985MB hard-drive space.Download (57.4mb): adobe_reader-9.5.1-1-i486_enu.pet
An English thesaurus for offline use, based on WordNet. This version was compiled for Puppy Linux 431, so 412 requires the dependency included below. More information is available here.
Artha is a "terminate-and-stay" application, so its icon remains in the taskbar. It can be launched from within any program with a hot-key combination, and closed by right-clicking the icon.Download (13mb): artha-0.9.1-2.pet
Download (933kb): libtcl8.5_libtk8.5.pet
A lightweight HTML editor, which was used to compose 412 Collection.Download (258kb): Bluefish-U-1.0.7.pet
Additional function references for css, php, python
Download (605kb): bluefish-FUNCREFS-1.0.7.pet
Also quite popular; installs as default .pdf reader.
Foxit requires 24-bit colour depth with Linux, otherwise it will crash.Download (2mb): FoxitReader1.0-1.pet
A popular fork of OpenOffice, in .sfs 3.0 format. Includes Database, Drawing, Formula, Presentation, Spreadsheet and Text Document. Some functions require Java, and Python has been removed.Download (119mb): libreoffice-3.4.6-no_dict.sfs
Microsoft Core fonts for the Web
Special thanks to BrowserLinux for these fonts. Download and install with this script.Download (455b): Install_Microsoft_Webcore_Fonts.tar.gz
Free updated version of SoftMaker Office suite. Highly compatible with Microsoft Office, but leaner and quicker.
- TextMaker: For document creation and layout.
- PlanMaker: For spreadsheet creation and layout.
- Presentations: For presentation-quality graphics.
Free registration is required: http://www.freeoffice.com/en/download.Download (16mb): softmaker_freeoffice-2012-1.pet
Help files (English)
Download (13mb): softmaker_freeoffice_DOC-2012.pet
Download (7.4mb): textmaker_free-2012-1.pet
A feature-packed dictionary, with many more available for download. The .tar.gz includes dependencies. UK English dictionary .pets are also included below.Download (551kb): stardict-3.0.1-i486.tar.gz
Download (6.6mb): stardict-BritannicaConcise-2.4.2.pet
Download (4.9mb): stardict-CollinsCobuild-2.4.2.pet
Download (6.1mb): stardict-longman-2.4.2.pet
Download (4.5mb): stardict-oald-2.4.2.pet
Download (2.1mb): stardict-thesaurus-ee-2.4.2.pet
Supports the .chm format, which is used by Microsoft help files and some books.Download (1.3mb): xchm-1.17-i386.pet
Xournal uses a stylus for journaling, note taking and sketching. It's similar to Microsoft Windows Journal and others such as Gournal, Jarnal and NoteLab. Can also open and annotate .pdf documents.Download (150kb): xournal-0.4.2.1.pet
A desktop sticky-notes package.Download (78kb): xpad-4.0.pet
A lightweight, simple application for notes management. Installs in Personal section of menu.Download (4.8mb): znotes-0.4.4-i486.pet