P1910086?     Which mountain was it?    Mount Rainier!

To remind you later, give your pictures meaningful names with

PixName 4
a companion of your digital camera
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PixName is a free application for the management of digital pictures & movies, with easy renaming of picture files and a query system to locate pictures.

PixName main features

  • Download pictures from your camera directly into automatically generated dated folders.
  • Rename pictures with minimal or with no typing.
  • Search pictures by names, by folders, by year range.
  • Pixname slide show displays pictures and their names so you know what you see.
  • Create "light" versions of your pictures, ready to be attached to email. Each mailed picture comes with its file name so that both you and the receivers of your pictures know what the pictures are about.
  • Define additional users or specific themes within the main pictures structure.
  • Display pictures stored on a different computer.
  • Automatic detection of updates

PixName operates in English and French, and has the capacity to integrate other languages.

Other free applications by Raanan Barzel

Vexed - a game of logic, initially created by James McCombe for the Palm. This version is a port for Windows, executable in compatibility mode onr Mac OSX and Linux.

Sudoku grid - with controlled slates for temporary values, and help towards a solution.

IDManager - allows to manage, on a USB Flash drive, identifiers and passwords for websites. The data is encrypted and protected by a password. You only need to remember the password to IDManager data, all the other data elements are available at a click of the mouse. There are versions for Windows, Mac OSX & Linux, all using the same data file. You can thus carry your Ids and passwords with you and access them on almost any computer. Windows & Mac version work directly off the USB Flash drive; Linux version must be copied to the hard disk and marked 'Executable'.

Accounts Manager- manage your bank accounts (Checking, Savings, Life-insurance, Stocks) with facility: define third parties & categories as you go; the application automatically inserts transaction data when you select a known third party. Manage a budget. Reports by third party & by categories are included. Transaction prototypes for third parties can be edited to suit your needs. Accounts manager was designed to be very user-friendly.

PixName is developed by
Raanan Barzel

Contact : raanan@barzel.org

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