Software Used

Web Site Development

DreamWeaver  4.0, MX 2002, MX 2004, CS4; various DreamWeaver plug-ins;  FrontPage 98, 2000, 2003 (XP), Adobe’s Pagemill/Sitemill 3.0;  WordPad;  HotDog Pro; WordPress.

 

Authoring

Toolbook Instructor 1.59-8.0, Electronic Trainer, some Authorware and Quest, Lectora 9.1. Articulate Storyline 1, 2, 3, and 360.  Presenter 09, 13, 360;  Engage 1, 09, 13, 360. Quizmaker 1, 09, 13, 360; Rise 360.

 

Web

PageMill 3.0, FrontPage 98, 2000 and 2002, 2003, Dreamweaver MX to CS4, HotDog Pro, Flash MX and Fireworks MX.

 

Online Instructional Materials Development

Adobe Acrobat Exchange 9.0; PowerPoint 2003 and 2007, Camtasia Studio 6.0, SnagIt 9.0, Macromedia Captivate 3.0, Articulate’s Presenter 4.1, 5.0 and ’09., Articulate’s QuizMaker 2.0 to ’09, Articulate’s Engage 1.0 and ’09, Raptivity.

 

Flash Animation

Animation: Swish 3.0., SwishMax, SwishVideo, Camtasia Studio 6.0, Macromedia’s Captivate 3.0, Articulate’s Presenter 4.1 to ’09, Articulate’s QuizMaker 2.0 to ’09, Articulate’s Engage 1.0 and ’09.

 

DVD Creation

Ulead’s DVD Workshop 1.0, 2.0; Sony’s Vegas+DVD 4.0, 5.0.

 

Graphics

PhotoShop 3.0 to CS5, PhotoShop Elements 2.0 to 7.0, various filters (Extensis, Crystal Graphics), Paint Shop Pro 5.0, Jasc Media Center.

 

Video

Premiere 6.5 and Pro 2, Premiere Elements 1.0 to 8.0, MGI VideoWave 5.0, various filters, Lotus ScreenCam, Camtasia Studio 6.0 and SnagIt 9.0 for screen captures (still and video).

 

Presentation

PowerPoint 97, 2000, 2003, 2007, 2010, 365; Astound 4.0, Harvard Graphics 98, others.

 

Page Layout

Paper and digital: Adobe PageMaker 7.0, Adobe Acrobat 5.1, MS Publisher 98, 2000, 2003, 365.

 

Audio

Sound Forge 6.0 to 11.0; Sound Forge XP 5.5, Acid Pro 3.0, various other specialty and filter packages.

 

Database

FoxPro; Access 2000, 2002, 2003, 365.

 

Older Software: Pre-2000

Read this list and it will seem like a trip down memory lane if you’ve been in the industry for a few decades… Remember Ashton-Tate?

Web Site Development

DreamWeaver  4.0, MX 2002, MX 2004, CS4; various DreamWeaver plug-ins;  FrontPage 98, 2000, 2003 (XP), Adobe’s Pagemill/Sitemill 3.0;  WordPad;  HotDog Pro.

 

Online Instructional Materials Development

Adobe Acrobat Exchange 7.0; PowerPoint 2003, Camtasia Studio 6.0, SnagIt 9.0, Macromedia Captivate 3.0, Articulate’s Presenter 4.1, 5.0 and ’09., Articulate’s QuizMaker 2.0 to ’09, Articulate’s Engage 1.0 and ’09., Raptivity.

 

Graphics

Photoshop 3.0 to CS4; Boeing Graph; X-Press Graph; Jack In The Box; Quattro; Draw Applause; Harvard Graphics for DOS 1.0, 2.0. 3.0; Inset; Kai’s Power Tools (Plug Ins); 3D Choreographer; HiJaak Pro, 95;  PhotoFinish; Photoshop LE; Photoshop 4.0, 5.0, 6.0, 7.0;  Photoshop Elements 1.0, 2.0, 3.0 and 4.0; Picture Publisher;  Jasc Media Center; CorelDraw 4.0, 5.0;  Camtasia 3 to 7and SnagIt 3 to 7.  Presently learning Flash XP and Fireworks XP.

 

Flash Animation

Swish 3.0., SwishMax, SwishVideo, Camtasia Studio 6.0, Macromedia’s Captivate 3.0, Articulate’s Presenter 4.1 to ’09, Articulate’s QuizMaker 2.0 to ’09, Articulate’s Engage 1.0 and ’09.

 

Multimedia Presentation and Authoring

Harvard Graphics for Windows 2.3, 3.0, 4.0, and 98; Authorware Professional 2.0, 3.0, 5.1; CBT Express; ToolBook 1.52, 3.0 (beta tester for ToolBook 3.0), 4.0, 5.0, 6.0, 6.5, 8.0;  Astound 1.0, 2.0; Quest 5.1; Compel 2.0; Freelance ’96;  PowerPoint 7.0 (96), 97, 2000, 2002 (XP), and 2003.

 

DVD Creation

Ulead’s DVD Workshop 1.0, 2.0;  Sony’s Vegas + DVD 4.0, 5.0; Adobe Premiere Elements 1.0 and 2.0.

 

Sound Editing

SoundBlaster Ensemble, Sound Forge 3.0 to 9.0, Sound Forge XP 4.5, 5.0. 6.0; Acid Pro 3.0, Wave Studio, Media Studio Pro 1.0 and 2.0, various other WAV and MIDI editors.

 

Video Editing

Adobe Premiere 4.0, 5.1, 6.0 and Pro 2, Premiere Elements 1.0 to 8.0, Asymetrix’ DVP, ATI’s Video Edit, Media Studio Pro 1.0 and 2.0, MGI Soft VideoWave 4.0, 5.0; Vegas 3.0 and 4.0;  DVD Creator;  DVD Studio 1.0 and 2.0;  various morphing and special effects programs.

 

Electronic Publishing

Adobe Acrobat Reader, Adobe Acrobat Distiller, Adobe Acrobat Exchange 3.0, 4.0, 5.0 5.5, and 7.0;  PageMaker 5.0, 6.0, 6.5, and 7.0;  MS Publisher 98, 2000, 2002 (XP) and 2003.

 

Project Management

SuperProject Plus; Microsoft Project 2.0 to 2009; Calendar Creator; QuickBooks 2.0; Harvard Graphics 4.0; and People Scheduler 1.0.

 

Database

PC File Plus; Onfile; Reflex; Ize; dBase IV; FoxPro 2.0, 2.5, 2.6 and 3.0;  Access 97 to 2007.

 

Spreadsheet

Quattro; Super Calc; Lotus 123 2.1; Lotus Forecast; MS Excel 3.0, 4.0, 5.0, 97, 2000 to 2007.

 

Word Processing and Desktop Publishing

MultiMate Advantage 4.0; Word Perfect for DOS 5.0, 5.1;   Word Perfect for Windows 6.0a, 6.0b, 7.0, and 8.0;  Professional Write;  PageMaker 4.0, 5.0, 6.0, and 6.5;  MS WordPad;  MS Word 97, 2000, 2002 (XP), 2003, and 2007.

 

Financial

Financial Navigator; DAC Easy Light; Money Counts; various tax programs, QuickBooks 1.0 and 2.0, Quicken.

 

Communications

PC-VT, Bitcom, ProComm,  WS-FTP Pro, Filezilla, and various others.

 

Statistics

Statistical Package for the Social Sciences (SPSS) Version X (mainframe), Statistics with Finesse (micro), StatSoft CSS (micro), dBase Statistics, CSS Statistica.

 

Scanning

Deskscan II (graphics), OmniPage Professional 6.0 (text), ScanSoft PaperPort Deluxe 8.0 (text), various graphics import programs.

 

Utilities

Hard Disk Manager, DS Backup, DS Recover, DS Optimize, XTree, BurnDev, FormTool, Sidekick, Hard Disk Menu, Cubit Squeeze, Present It, SpinRite, Norton Utilities, Mace Utilities, Calendar Creator, Time Logger, MicroHelp Uninstaller, Various Video Drivers, Font Installer, Colorado Backup, Address Book, WinPost (Post-Its), Labels Unlimited, Norton’s Utilities, Norton’s Navigator, Norton’s Virus, Norton System Works 2002 to 2005, and various others. It’s a cast of thousands!

 

OK, I’m a software junkie;  what can I say?