Alternatives of 13 Most Commonly Used Windows Applications for Linux

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28 Responses

  1. David says:

    Master PDF editor Which is free for personal use and is cross platform Linux, Mac.and windows for those that use it. The only linux distribution tgat has it on install is PCLinuxOS.

  2. Mollusk says:

    Deluge is the end all be all torrent client, period.

  3. Larry says:

    This is great. I only wish you had included an email client.

    Thunderbird is the only one I’m familier with but I’m sure their are others. I’ve been asked for that info for people wanting to install a cheap replacement for outlook.

    I’ll forward this off to my family. Some at least use some opensource software. They have yet to “See The True Light” and make the correct decision on their OS ;)

  4. Eli says:

    Another phenomenal paint program is MyPaint – http://mypaint.intilinux.com/

  5. Taner Müftüoğlu says:

    What about
    Blender – 3DS Max,
    Octave – Matlab,
    Freehand – Inkscape
    IIS – Apache :)
    MS SQL Server – MySql Server
    Active Directory Server – Samba4
    Virtual PC, WMWare – VirtualBox
    DreamViewer – BlueFish :) (in a way)
    ???

  6. Benjamin Smith says:

    What about Silverlight for Netflix? This is the only reason I still use Windows sometimes.

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