Anti-Virus Software

McAfee anti-virus software for Mac and PC is available to ASU faculty/staff/students at MyApps (search for VirusScan after logging in):
Windows: VirusScan 8.5
Macintosh: VirusScan 8.6.1

Another Windows option is the free version of AVG anti-virus.

Mac users can get free antivirus software ClamXav

General Software

Free and low cost software that may be of interest to math and science teachers. Note that some software may only be available to ASU faculty, staff, and students; other software may be available at the ASU Computer Store with a Sun Card ID.

Name

(link)

Description

Price

Mac

PC

Linux

ASU Software
Free downloads of WordPerfect Office X3, CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X3, Paint Shop Pro X, Corel Painter, and Corel Designer Technical Suite 12.
Free
X
X

ASU Software for Faculty, Staff, and Students
Large collection of server-based software that run on Mac, PC, and Linux systems under Citrix. ASURITE login required.
Free
X
X

Google Documents
Web-based word processing, spreadsheet, presentation, and forms software that allows asynchronous collaboration of multiple users. Need Google account.
Free
X
X
X
Anti-Virus Software
Various Anti-Virus software.
Free
X
X
X
FreeMind
A free, easy to operate hierarchal mind-mapping editor.
Free
X
X
X
XMind
Free mind-mapping software.
Free
X
X
X
ScreenFlow
Screen recorder and editor for Macintosh.
$99
X


GIMPshop
A modification of the free open-source GNU Image Manipulation Program (GIMP), intended to replicate the feel of Adobe Photoshop.
Free
X
X
X
Camtasia Studio
Screen recorder and editor for PC. Education pricing. Free trial.
$149

X

ImageJ
A free image processing and analysis software package.
Free
X
X
X
Inkscape
A free open-source vector graphics editor, with capabilities similar to Adobe Illustrator.
Free
X
X
X
JAlbum
Freeware that creates photo albums with thumbnails on most any platform (Windows, Mac, Linux,...). You can also get thumbnails and resized photos from the folder JAlbum creates.
Free
X
X
X
MWSnap
A flexible freeware utility for capturing a selected portion (or window) of a PC screen and saving in bitmap, jpeg, png, tiff, or gif format. (MS Windows only)
Free

X

OpenOffice
A free, open-source, multi-platform office productivity suite. It includes key desktop applications - a word processor, spreadsheet, presentation manager, and drawing program.
Free
X
X
X
Paint.NET
Free image editing and photo manipulation software for computers that run Windows.
Free

X

Wikidpad
A free, Wiki-like notebook for storing your thoughts, ideas, to do lists, contacts, or anything else you can think of to write down.
Free
X
X
X
Wink
A free tutorial and presentation creation software, primarily aimed at creating tutorials on how to use software. Using Wink you can capture screenshots, add explanations boxes, buttons, titles etc and generate a highly effective tutorial for your students.
Free

X
X
Phun
Free physics simulation software - easy to learn - draw objects which then obey basic laws of physics - they fall, slide, and roll. Motors can be added, friction and mass modified, even liquids can be simulated. Originally the MS thesis of a student at Unea University, Sweden
Free
X
X
X
VPython
VPython is a package useful in creating visual demonstrations.
Free
X
X
X
GanttProject
Project management
Free
X
X
X
jxproject
Java-based project management (free, but contains a small box for ads; pay to remove ads)
Free
X
X
X
Zoho
Free (some features, such as email hosting, are not free) online software for documents, presentations, web hosting, and many other features.
Free
X
X
X