The following links are for useful software which is freely available for non profit use
The purveyors of the software referred to on this page are in no way connected to Box Technic nor
to any of its employees, Box Technic receives no financial gain from suggesting the use of this software.
The purveyors of this software may require personal details, these details are purely for their use and
Box Technic has no knowledge of them. Box Technic cannot provide
technical support for these products beyond that provided by the original vendors. Box Technic
assumes no responsibility for any damage done to users systems by using any of the software referred to from this page.
Please note if you are connected to a corporate intranet or a local area network you should contact the administrator of the
network before attempting to install any of the software listed below. Listings are alphabetically sorted within their section
and are not intended to imply any other kind of ranking. Box Technic recommends that you back up
your system before installing or using any software referred to on this page.
FileZilla FTP package
Simple FTP file transfer with a graphical interface
Microsoft Visual Studio Express Editions
Software, web and database development package for microsoft platforms
This software includes the express editions of Visual Basic, Visual C++, Visual C#, Visual J#, Visual Web Developer and SQL Server
MySQL Open Source Database
MySQL Community Edition Generally Available (GA) Release, a powerful database server for development or hobby use
PHP is a widely-used general-purpose scripting language that is especially suited for Web development and can be embedded into HTML
Perl, Python & Tcl
ActiveState provide language distributions for ActivePerl, ActivePython and ActiceTcl, the standard distributions of these products are free.
Ubuntu is a community developed, linux-based operating system that is perfect for laptops, desktops and servers.