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[[Image:Applications-internet.png|left|64px]] KDE makes the exchange of information between computers easy by providing a wide variety of applications for the Internet, networking, and communication. Browse web sites, communicate with others, control another computer, access remote files as if they were in your own hard drive, and more! KDE connects you to the world.
 
[[Image:Applications-internet.png|left|64px]] KDE makes the exchange of information between computers easy by providing a wide variety of applications for the Internet, networking, and communication. Browse web sites, communicate with others, control another computer, access remote files as if they were in your own hard drive, and more! KDE connects you to the world.
  
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== The Applications ==
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== Browsing ==
  
::{| style="width: 90%;"
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{|style="width:75%" cellpadding="4"
|[[Image:Konqueror.png|left|48px]] || '''[[Konqueror]]''' is a file manager, web browser, universial file viewer, and more!
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|[[Image:Konqueror.png|left|48px]] || '''[[Konqueror]]'''
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:A file manager, web browser, universial file viewer, and more!
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|}
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== Communication ==
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{|style="width:75%" cellpadding="4"
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|[[Image:KopeteIcon.png|left|48px]] || '''[[Kopete]]'''
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:An Instant Messaging client that supports Jabber, Yahoo, MSN, AIM, and and other protocols.
 
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|[[Image:Konversation.png|left|48px]] || '''[[Konversation]]'''
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:A no-nonsense, dedicated IRC client.
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|}
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== File Transfer ==
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{|style="width:75%" cellpadding="4"
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|[[Image:Kget.png|left|48px]] || '''[[KGet]]'''
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:A download manager and simple bittorrent client.
 
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|[[Image:KopeteIcon.png|left|48px]] || '''[[Kopete]]''' is an Instant Messaging client that supports Jabber, Yahoo, MSN, AIM, and and other protocols.
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|[[Image:Ktorrent.png|left|48px]] || '''[[KTorrent]]'''
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:A specialized bittorrent client with a lot of features and plugin extensions.
 
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|[[Image:Kftpgrabber.png|left|48px]] || '''[[KFTPgrabber]]'''
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:A graphical FTP client for KDE, supporting SSL encryption and multiple FTP sessions.
 
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|[[Image:Konversation.png|left|48px]] || '''[[Konversation]]''' is a no-nonsense, dedicated IRC client.
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|[[Image:Kmldonkey.png|left|48px]] || '''[[KMLDonkey]]'''
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:A KDE GUI for the MLDonkey P2P file sharing tool.
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|}
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== News & Mail ==
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{|style="width:75%" cellpadding="4"
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|[[Image:Internet-mail.png|left|48px]] || '''[[KMail]]'''
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:A POP3 and IMAP mail client, capable of GpG signing and encryption.
 
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|[[Image:Akregator.png|left|48px]] || '''[[Akregator]]'''
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:A feed reader, supporting RSS and Atom
 
|-
 
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|[[Image:Kget.png|left|48px]] || '''[[KGet]]''' is a download manager and simple bittorrent client.
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|[[Image:Knode.png|left|48px]] || '''[[KNode]]'''
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:An integrated news-reader, allowing signing of messages.
 
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|[[Image:Knewsticker.png|left|48px]] || '''[[KNewsTicker]]'''
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:A [[Plasma|plasmoid]] that can scroll news feeds on your desktop.
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|}
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== Networking ==
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{|style="width:75%" cellpadding="4"
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|[[Image:Krdc.png|left|48px]] || '''[[KRDC]]'''
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:The KDE Remote Desktop Connection client, allowing you to view and even control another machine running a compatible server, such as [[Krfb]].
 
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|[[Image:Ktorrent.png|left|48px]] || '''[[KTorrent]]''' is a fully-featured bittorrent client with plugin extensions.
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|[[Image:Krfb.png|left|48px]] || '''[[Krfb]]'''
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:The KDE Desktop Sharing server, allowing you to share your session with others who can connect using a VNC client like [[KRDC]].
 
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|[[Image:Applications-internet.png|left|48px]] || '''[[KVpnc]]'''
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:A KDE GUI for various Virtual Private Network (VPN) clients.  [[Image:Dialog-information.png|16px]][[#Footnote|See footnote]]
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|}
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== Connection Managers ==
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{|style="width:75%" cellpadding="4"
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|[[Image:Kwlanmain.png|left|48px]] || '''[[Kwlan]]'''
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:A manager for wireless networks.
 
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|[[Image:Internet-mail.png|left|48px]] || '''[[KMail]]''' is a POP3 and IMAP mail client, capable of GpG signing and encryption.
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|[[Image:Kppp.png|left|48px]] || '''[[KPPP]]'''
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:A KDE dialer for PPP (Point-to-Point Protocol).
 
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|[[Image:Knetworkmanager.png|left|48px]] || '''[[KNetworkManager]]'''
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:A KDE GUI for NetworkManager and supports both wired and wireless devices.
 
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|[[Image:Akregator.png|left|48px]] || '''[[Akregator]]''' is a feed reader, supporting RSS and Atom
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|[[Image:Preferences-system-bluetooth.png|left|48px]] || '''[[Kdebluetooth]]'''
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:The KDE Bluetooth framework, a set of tools providing easy access to the most common Bluetooth activities.
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|[[Image:Knode.png|left|48px]] || '''[[KNode]]''' is an integrated news-reader, allowing signing of messages.
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|[[Image:Knewsticker.png|left|48px]] || '''[[KNewsTicker]]''' is a [[Plasma|plasmoid]] that can scroll news feeds on your desktop.
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|[[Image:Krdc.png|left|48px]] || '''[[KRDC]]''' is the KDE Remote Desktop Connection client, allowing you to view and even control another machine running a compatible server, such as [[Krfb]].
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|[[Image:Krfb.png|left|48px]] || '''[[Krfb]]''' is the KDE Desktop Sharing server, allowing you to share your session with others who can connect using a VNC client like [[KRDC]].
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|[[Image:Kwlanmain.png|left|48px]] || '''[[Kwlan]]''' is a manager for wireless networks.
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|[[Image:Kppp.png|left|48px]] || '''[[KPPP]]''' is a KDE dialer for PPP (Point-to-Point Protocol).
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|[[Image:Knetworkmanager.png|left|48px]] || '''[[KNetworkManager]]''' is a KDE GUI for NetworkManager and supports both wired and wireless devices.
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|[[Image:Kftpgrabber.png|left|48px]] || '''[[KFTPgrabber]]''' is a graphical FTP client for KDE, supporting SSL encryption and multiple FTP sessions.
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|[[Image:Kmldonkey.png|left|48px]] || '''[[KMLDonkey]]''' is a KDE GUI for the MLDonkey P2P file sharing tool.
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|[[Image:Preferences-system-bluetooth.png|left|48px]] || '''[[Kdebluetooth]]''' is a set of tools providing easy access to the most common Bluetooth activities.
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|[[Image:Applications-internet.png|left|48px]] || '''[[KVpnc]]''' is a KDE GUI for various Virtual Private Network (VPN) clients.  [[Image:Dialog-information.png|16px]][[#Footnote|See footnote]]
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== Related Applications==
 
== Related Applications==
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There are other network-related programs that work under the hood to give you a seamless networking experience
 
There are other network-related programs that work under the hood to give you a seamless networking experience
  
::* [[Glossary#KIO|KIO]] lets you to access any file like they were on your own computer
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* [[Glossary#KIO|KIO]] lets you to access any file like they were on your own computer
::* [[Glossary#Decibel|Decibel]] manages all your communication systems, such as Instant Messaging and E-mail, in a unified system.
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* [[Glossary#Decibel|Decibel]] manages all your communication systems, such as Instant Messaging and E-mail, in a unified system.
  
  

Revision as of 14:27, 18 September 2008

Internet, Networking, & Communication

Applications-internet.png
KDE makes the exchange of information between computers easy by providing a wide variety of applications for the Internet, networking, and communication. Browse web sites, communicate with others, control another computer, access remote files as if they were in your own hard drive, and more! KDE connects you to the world.

Browsing

Konqueror.png
Konqueror
A file manager, web browser, universial file viewer, and more!

Communication

KopeteIcon.png
Kopete
An Instant Messaging client that supports Jabber, Yahoo, MSN, AIM, and and other protocols.
Konversation.png
Konversation
A no-nonsense, dedicated IRC client.

File Transfer

Kget.png
KGet
A download manager and simple bittorrent client.
Ktorrent.png
KTorrent
A specialized bittorrent client with a lot of features and plugin extensions.
Kftpgrabber.png
KFTPgrabber
A graphical FTP client for KDE, supporting SSL encryption and multiple FTP sessions.
Kmldonkey.png
KMLDonkey
A KDE GUI for the MLDonkey P2P file sharing tool.

News & Mail

Internet-mail.png
KMail
A POP3 and IMAP mail client, capable of GpG signing and encryption.
Akregator.png
Akregator
A feed reader, supporting RSS and Atom
Knode.png
KNode
An integrated news-reader, allowing signing of messages.
Knewsticker.png
KNewsTicker
A plasmoid that can scroll news feeds on your desktop.

Networking

Krdc.png
KRDC
The KDE Remote Desktop Connection client, allowing you to view and even control another machine running a compatible server, such as Krfb.
Krfb.png
Krfb
The KDE Desktop Sharing server, allowing you to share your session with others who can connect using a VNC client like KRDC.
Applications-internet.png
KVpnc
A KDE GUI for various Virtual Private Network (VPN) clients. Dialog-information.pngSee footnote

Connection Managers

Kwlanmain.png
Kwlan
A manager for wireless networks.
Kppp.png
KPPP
A KDE dialer for PPP (Point-to-Point Protocol).
Knetworkmanager.png
KNetworkManager
A KDE GUI for NetworkManager and supports both wired and wireless devices.
Preferences-system-bluetooth.png
Kdebluetooth
The KDE Bluetooth framework, a set of tools providing easy access to the most common Bluetooth activities.

Related Applications

There are other network-related programs that work under the hood to give you a seamless networking experience

  • KIO lets you to access any file like they were on your own computer
  • Decibel manages all your communication systems, such as Instant Messaging and E-mail, in a unified system.



Dialog-information.pngSupport for this application can be found from the project's home page


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