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KDE also has a lot of Utilities, Tools, and Accessories to easen your work.
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= Utilities & Tools =
  
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[[Image:Applications-accessories.png|left|64px|Utilitites]] KDE also has a lot of utilities, tools, and accessories to ease your work. Do not underestimate these applications, as they can provide you with added functionality that you will not be able to live without. Ranging from file tools to system tools, These KDE utilities give that added "oomph" to your desktop.
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== The Applications ==
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=== Files ===
  
 
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| '''[[Klipper]]''' gives you more control about the clipboard.
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| [[Image:Ark.png|left|48px|Ark]] || '''[[Ark]]''' is a program that enables you to handle file archives in a lot of formats.
 
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| '''[[Printer Applet]]''' shows you the current print jobs and lets you configure new printers.
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| [[Image:Kdf.png|left|48px|KDiskFree]] || '''[[KDiskFree]]''' is a tool for viewing disk usage and for mounting and unmounting partitions.
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| [[Image:Kfloppy.png|left|48px|KFloppy]] || '''[[KFloppy]]''' is a floppy disk format tool, Supports 3.5" and 5.25" disks.
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| [[Image:Kdiff3.png|left|48px|KDiff3]] || '''[[KDiff3]]''' is a viewer that can compare 2 or 3 files or directories.
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| [[Image:Kerry.png|left|48px|Kerry]] || '''[[Kerry]]''' is a KDE GUI for the Beagle desktop search.
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| [[Image:System-search.png|left|48px|KFind]] || '''[[KFind]]''' is KDE's file find utility, featuring search using regular expressions and searching within files.
 
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=== Security ===
 
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== Files ==
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| '''[[Ark]]''' enables you to handle file archives in a lot of formats.
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| [[Image:Kgpg.png|left|48px|KGPG]] || '''[[KGpg]]''' is the KDE manager for all your GPG keys.
 
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| '''[[Okteta]]''' allows you to look into any file and modify the bytes in it.
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| [[Image:Kwalletmanager.png|left|48px|KWalletManager]] || '''[[KWalletManager| KDE Wallet Manager]]''' is a tool to manage all your passwords stored in the KDE Wallet.
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| [[Image:Trash-empty.png|left|48px|Sweeper]] || '''[[Sweeper]]''' is a maintenance tool to clean unwanted traces from your system.
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| [[Image:Applications-internet.png|left|48px|kdessh]] || '''[[kdessh]]''' is a utility to run a program on a remote host.
 
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=== System ===
 
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== Security ==
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| '''[[KGpg]]''' is the KDE manager for all your GPG keys.
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| [[Image:Preferences-system-power-management.png|left|48px|Guidance Power Manager]] || '''[[Guidance Power Manager]]''' is a KDE power manager, supporting screen brightness, laptop lid closing actions, and more.
 
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| '''[[KDE Wallet Manager]]''' can be used to manage all your passwords stored in the KDE Wallet.
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| [[Image:Kpager.png|left|48px|KPager]] || '''[[KPager]]''' is a standalone desktop switching application for KDE.
 
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| '''[[Sweeper]]''' Clean unwanted traces from your system.
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| [[Image:Yakuake.png|left|48px|Yakuake]] || '''[[Yakuake]]''' is a drop-down terminal emulator based on KDE Konsole technology.
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| [[Image:Kate.png|left|48px|Kate]] || '''[[Kate]]''' is an advanced text editor with many features including syntax highlighting .
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| [[Image:Help-browser.png|left|48px|KHelpCenter]] || '''[[KHelpCenter]]''' is a documentation viewer that allows you to read all KDE application handbooks from one convenient location.
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| [[Image:Klipper.png|left|48px|Klipper]] || '''[[Klipper]]''' is a powerful clipboard history manager.
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| [[Image:Kwrite.png|left|48px|KWrite]] || '''[[KWrite]]''' is a simple text editor.
 
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| '''[[KCalc]]''' allows you to do calculations, even scientific ones.
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| [[Image:Kcalc.png|left|48px|KCalc]] || '''[[KCalc]]''' is a versatile desktop calculator offering basic as well scientific functions.
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| [[Image:Accessories-character-map.png|left|48px|KCharSelect]] || '''[[KCharSelect]]''' is a tool to select special characters from all installed fonts and copy them into the clipboard.
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| [[Image:Ktimer.png|left|48px|KTime]] || '''[[KTimer]]''' is a little tool that enables you to execute some program after a given time.
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| [[Image:Okteta.png|left|48px|Oketa]] || '''[[Okteta]]''' is an editor that allows you to look into any file and modify the bytes in it.
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| [[Image:Printer.png|left|48px|Printer]] || '''[[Printer Applet]]''' is a system tray utility that shows you the current print jobs and lets you configure new printers.
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| [[Image:Superkaramba.png|left|48px|Superkaramba]] || '''[[Superkaramba]]''' is a tool that allows you to easily create interactive widgets on your KDE desktop.
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| [[Image:Keurocalc.png|left|48px|KEuroCalc]] || '''[[KEuroCalc]]''' is a universal currency converter and calculator.
 
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| '''[[KCharSelect]]''' lets you select any character from any font.
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| [[Image:Krecipes.png|left|48px|KRecipes]] || '''[[KRecipes]]''' is a Recipe Book for KDE.
 
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| '''[[KRuler]]''' allows you to measure pixel metrics on your screen.
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| [[Image:Rsibreak.png|left|48px|RSIBreak]] || '''[[RSIBreak]]''' is a small utility which bothers you at certain intervals, reminding you to take breaks.
 
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| '''[[KTimer]]''' enables you to execute some program after a given time.
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| [[Image:Kruler.png|left|48px|KRuler]] || '''[[KRuler]]''' is an onscreen ruler that allows you to measure objects on the screen.
 
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Revision as of 17:04, 17 September 2008

Utilities & Tools

Utilitites
KDE also has a lot of utilities, tools, and accessories to ease your work. Do not underestimate these applications, as they can provide you with added functionality that you will not be able to live without. Ranging from file tools to system tools, These KDE utilities give that added "oomph" to your desktop.


The Applications

Files

Ark
Ark is a program that enables you to handle file archives in a lot of formats.
 
KDiskFree
KDiskFree is a tool for viewing disk usage and for mounting and unmounting partitions.
 
KFloppy
KFloppy is a floppy disk format tool, Supports 3.5" and 5.25" disks.
 
KDiff3
KDiff3 is a viewer that can compare 2 or 3 files or directories.
 
Kerry
Kerry is a KDE GUI for the Beagle desktop search.
 
KFind
KFind is KDE's file find utility, featuring search using regular expressions and searching within files.

Security

KGPG
KGpg is the KDE manager for all your GPG keys.
 
KWalletManager
KDE Wallet Manager is a tool to manage all your passwords stored in the KDE Wallet.
 
Sweeper
Sweeper is a maintenance tool to clean unwanted traces from your system.
 
kdessh
kdessh is a utility to run a program on a remote host.

System

Guidance Power Manager
Guidance Power Manager is a KDE power manager, supporting screen brightness, laptop lid closing actions, and more.
 
KPager
KPager is a standalone desktop switching application for KDE.
 
Yakuake
Yakuake is a drop-down terminal emulator based on KDE Konsole technology.
 
Kate
Kate is an advanced text editor with many features including syntax highlighting .
 
KHelpCenter
KHelpCenter is a documentation viewer that allows you to read all KDE application handbooks from one convenient location.
 
Klipper
Klipper is a powerful clipboard history manager.
 
KWrite
KWrite is a simple text editor.

Various

KCalc
KCalc is a versatile desktop calculator offering basic as well scientific functions.
 
KCharSelect
KCharSelect is a tool to select special characters from all installed fonts and copy them into the clipboard.
 
KTime
KTimer is a little tool that enables you to execute some program after a given time.
 
Oketa
Okteta is an editor that allows you to look into any file and modify the bytes in it.
 
Printer
Printer Applet is a system tray utility that shows you the current print jobs and lets you configure new printers.
 
Superkaramba
Superkaramba is a tool that allows you to easily create interactive widgets on your KDE desktop.
 
KEuroCalc
KEuroCalc is a universal currency converter and calculator.
 
KRecipes
KRecipes is a Recipe Book for KDE.
 
RSIBreak
RSIBreak is a small utility which bothers you at certain intervals, reminding you to take breaks.
 
KRuler
KRuler is an onscreen ruler that allows you to measure objects on the screen.

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