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Software
Find links to legally FREE or educational discounted software.

FREE SOFTWARE for all WCU Students, Faculty, & Staff

Free latest Microsoft Office and Antivirus Software Downloads for Personally-owned Computers


ADOBE
Graphic/Web/Multimedia/Video/Interactive
http://www.adobe.com/education/

Adobe offers educational discounts for some of the most powerful software available for the creative arts industry like Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, DreamWeaver, Flash, Premiere Pro and After Effects.


AUDACITY - FREE
Audio Recording/Mixing/Editing
http://audacity.sourceforge.net/

Audacity is a free, easy-to-use and multilingual audio editor and recorder for Windows, Mac OS X, and GNU/Linux. You can use Audacity to: record live audio; convert tapes and records into digital recordings or CDs; edit Ogg Vorbis, MP3, WAV or AIFF sound files; cut, copy, splice or mix sounds together; change the speed or pitch of a recording and more!


AUTODESK - FREE
2D & 3D Moding/Animation/CAD 
http://students.autodesk.com/

The same, full version software that over 9 million designers, engineers and digital artists are using is available to you as a student for FREE for 36 months. Experience the newest editions of 2D and 3D products, such as Autodesk® Inventor®, Autodesk® Revit®, Autodesk® 3ds Max®, Autodesk® Maya®, and AutoCAD®.


BLENDER - FREE

3D Modeling/Animation/Game Creation
http://www.blender.org/

Blender is a free and open-source 3D computer graphics software product used for creating animated films, visual effects, interactive 3D applications or video games.


GIMP - FREE
Graphic/Image Manipulation
http://www.gimp.org/

GIMP is a FREE alternative to Adobe Photoshop that will allow you to save files in a Photoshop format.

INKSCAPE - FREE

Vector Drawing/Illustration
http://inkscape.org/

InkScape is an Open Source vector graphics editor, with capabilities similar to Illustrator, CorelDraw, or Xara X, using the W3C standard Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) file format. 

LINUX - FREE
Coding/Software Development/Operating System Development
https://www.linux.com/

Linux is a free and open-source computer operating system that runs on a wide variety of computer hardware, ranging from mobile phones, tablet computers, routers, televisions and video game consoles, to desktop computers, mainframes and supercomputers. Linux is a leading server operating system, and runs the 10 fastest supercomputers in the world.


 

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