Enfold Desktop Client
The Enfold Desktop Windows client
adds drag and drop functionality to your Plone site by integrating with Windows file manager, and allows you to manipulate files on your Plone site with ease. Thanks to Plone innovators Enfold Systems
Old Novell WebDav Client
provides Windows Explorer access to webdav by mapping the webdav server to a drive letter. This is old, unsupported software that was once freely distributed on the Novell site.
Windows Server 2003 Utilities
uptime.exe is self-explanatory. Probably runs on XP.
Word and Excel File Converters
Microsoft's current Office version (2010) has changed the native file format of its programs. Since this means you can't read documents produced by these programs with old versions of Office, they have also provided a conversion program you can install to allow previous version of Word and Excel to read these docx and xlsx files. Download the file format converter. Read more about this at the Microsoft site.
fishAbility supports and encourages Open Source products, the way of the future for software. This site is built using Plone, a Content Management system built in Zope.
The strength of Open Source comes from the participants. Here are some of the Open Source products we use and support.
Linux is a free, reliable, secure Unix-type operating system originally
created by Linus Torvalds. In addition to being cost-effective, it is
constantly being updated and refined with the latest technologies. We
use the Debian distribution of Linux, specifically Ubuntu.
Ubuntu is a complete Linux-based operating system suitable for both
desktop and server use. It is freely available with both community and
professional support, and "just works" out of the box.
MySQL is the world's most popular open source database, recognized for its speed and reliability.
OpenOffice.org is the open source project through which Sun
Microsystems is releasing the technology for the popular StarOffice
Plone is a leading content management system that combines great ease
of use with a powerful workflow engine and the industry's first
standards compliant templating system. Plone is powered by Zope and
Check out an overview at: https://plone.org/documentation/movies/
TightVNC is an improved version of VNC, a free, cross-platform, remote
desktop package. It allows you to control your computer remotely over
TCP/IP networks. It offers many new features, improvements, and bug
fixes over the standard VNC, and allows more configuration options in
the GUI. TightVNC can be used to perform remote administration tasks in
Windows, Unix, and mixed network environments. Also, it can be useful
in distant learning and remote customer support.
Zope is a free, open source web application platform used for building
high-performance, dynamic web sites. It contains a powerful and simple
scripting object model, and a high-performance, integrated object