What App's do you use?

Discussion in 'General Mac Discussion' started by MrMacMan, Dec 28, 2002.

  1. MrMacMan macrumors 604

    MrMacMan

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    #1
    I'm new to the Mac OS X arena.
    So what app's do you use on a daily basis?
    What do you find usefull on a day.
    Fire Sharing, gaming, any other daily use stuff. :D
    Reccomend please.
     
  2. Wes macrumors 68020

    Wes

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    #2
    Internet Explorer (90% of the time)
    Chimera (10%)
    Word
    iTunes (running 95% of the time)
    Assorted games
    Carracho (File Sharing)
    Virtual PC 6
    Toast (when os x doesn't live up to my needs)
    MSN
    iChat

    Just about it.
     
  3. mnkeybsness macrumors 68030

    mnkeybsness

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    #3
    chimera (internet browser) 99.99%
    internet explorer 0.01%
    itunes
    mail
    ical
    photoshop
    quicktime
    mplayer osx
    toast titanium
    warcraft III
    address book
    ichat
    x-tunes daemon
    keyxing
    dock switcher
    moosb
     
  4. arn macrumors god

    arn

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    Re: What App's do you use?

    BBEdit Lite - free text editor. very useful
    Net Monitor - shows incoming and outgoing bandwidth. freeware.
    Interachy - FTP Client (shareware)
    Thoth - Usenet reader. Shareware - but handles binaries very well
    Photoshop Elements - basically Photoshop Lite. Commercial.
    MissingMediaBurner - freeware front end to cdrdao - burns .bin/cue files (freeware)
    unrar - command line app to decode rar's. freeware.
    MPlayerOSX - plays Divx files without modification. freeware.
    vlc - plays Divx, VCD's, SVCD's, DVD's. freeware
    overnet - commandline P2P client. ( http://www.overnet.com )
    Direct Connect - file sharing client based on 'hubs'

    you can find most of these at versiontracker.com

    arn
     
  5. charley macrumors newbie

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    Photoshop & Illustrator
    Fruit Menu
    Mozilla
    TextEdit
    Toast
     
  6. saabmp3 macrumors 6502a

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    Tacoma, WA
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    These are the programs that are always running:
    Mail
    iCal
    iTunes
    Photoshop
    iPhoto (I never bother to close it)
    Word
    Powerpoint
    Quicktime
    Adobe

    These are my programs running when I'm on the network
    Chimera (60&)
    Internet Explorer (40%) (for school stuff)
    Adium (iChat is too slow!)
    Direct Connect on the RIT hub
    BB Edit Lite OSX
    Captain FTP (the best FTP client out there)
    Dreamweaver (10% of the time)
    Divx Validator (for the movies off of DC)
    Text Edit (60%, the rest goes to BB Edit)
    Remote Desktop to Window XP
    MacJanitor (for the cron jobs)
    WeatherPop
    ProjectBuilder

    Hmm, now that I think about it, I might need to put another 256 in my PB and max it out.

    BEN
     
  7. DavidFDM macrumors regular

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    Maine, USA
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    Photoshop
    Dreamweaver
    Illustrator
    Fireworks
    XPress
    Freehand
    Flash
    VueScan
    InDesign
    Weatherman
    Watson
    Explorer
    Mail
    iTunes
    Address Book
    Addressix
    Retrospect Desktop
    Acrobat
     

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