Computer programs

The following computer programs have been owned and used by Hans Sundgren.

Abacre Advanced Find and Replace

Technical data

  • License type: Fixed, unlimited time
  • Delivery media: Download file from Abacre with license key via email

Documents

November 2017

Hans sometimes need to make intelligent search in many files and sometimes make batch change of file names.

Hans installs the program 2017-11-18 on the the Lenovo.

Good

  • Very powerful file search and manipulation tool.

Bad

  • Powerful also means you have to learn how to use it.
Adobe Photoshop Elements 15

Technical data

  • License type: Fixed, unlimited time
  • Delivery media: Download file from Adobe Store

Documents

January 2017

Hans has no photo editing program on the media computer. This photo editing program is part of the bundle of Photoshop Elements and Premiere Elements for SEK 845.

Hans installs the program 2016-12-28 on the the HP ENVY 17-j134eo.

Good

  • So many new features compared to the old Photoshop 7.0 Hans uses.

Bad

  • Some of the new functions are impressive but questionable, for example: "Transform frowns into smiles, adjust squinting eyes and make other quick tweaks, so everyone in your photos looks their best."
Adobe Premiere Elements 15

Technical data

  • License type: Fixed, unlimited time
  • Delivery media: Download file from Adobe Store

Documents

December 2016

Hans needs to create HTML video of his fathers 50 years old 8 mm film. He tries to use the standard Windows Movie Maker on Windows 10, but lack some functions. Since Adobe has special price on a bundle of both Photoshop Elements and Premiere Elements for SEK 845, he decide to buy the programs from the web site Adobe Store.

HaHans installs the program 2016-12-28 on the the HP ENVY 17-j134eo.

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GoPro Studio 2.0.0

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Documents

January 2014

A new version of the GoPro film editing program is released late 2013. Hans installs it 2014-01-04.

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2017 January: Upgrade to new version

New versions of the program are released frequently and 2017-01-02 Hans accepts a new upgrade to version 2.5.9.4139.

GoPro CineForm Studio 1.3.2

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Documents

February 2013

Hans has had the GoPro camera for some time now but has never used the film editing program that goes with it. He installs the current version 2013-02-25 in order to edit the latest film clip with the new GoPro Hero3.

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2014 January: Upgrade to new version

Hans upgrade to the new version, now named GoPro Studio.

Acronics True Image Home 2011

Documents

2011

Hans wants to replace the hard disk of the Dell main computer with a larger disk and therefore needs a cloning software. Acronics True Image is very efficient for this work. Just start the computer from the CD-ROM and then follow the instructions.

Good

  • Reasonable price
  • Fast and reliable cloning

Bad

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Adobe Premiere Elements 4

Technical data

  • License type: Fixed, unlimited time
  • Delivery media: DVD-ROM

Documents

December 2007

Hans wants a better movie editing program than the standard Microsoft Windows Movie Maker 5.1 running on his Windows XP computer.

Hans installs the program 2007-12-21 on the the Dell™ Latitude™ D620.

Good

  • Gives more options than the Windows Movie Maker

Bad

  • The program stops working after some years, perhaps due to virus or malware that writes data in non-permitted area.

2015 August: Cannot start the program

The Windows Data Execution Prevention on Windows XP closes the program.

Microsoft Office 97, Professional

Technical data

  • Microsoft Word
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Microsoft Outlook
  • Microsoft Access

1997

When Hans buys his first PC, a stationary Dell, he makes sure it has the Office package pre-installed.

Good

  • Useful package for daily work
  • Compatible with job files

Bad

  • Nothing
Various Macintosh programs
List of Macintosh programs

Technical data

  • Adobe Illustrator 3.2: 2.4 MB
  • Adobe Streamline 1.0: 61 kB
  • File Maker II: 518 kB
  • FileMaker Pro: 1.8 MB
  • MacDraw II: 1.4 MB
  • MacDraw Pro: 3.4 MB
  • Norton Utilities 2.0: 441 kB
  • Ofoto: 1.7 MB
  • Player 1.0: 158 kB
  • Write Now 2.0: 386 kB
  • Various accessories

1991

Hans is working in an advertising company and uses a lot of programs for Macintosh. A collection of the programs is stored on a 44 MB SyQuest removable disk.

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