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ValEnt Linux is a complete home and office operating system that is easy to use, it can be run directally from the CD. ValEnt Linux includes application for: Writing documents, Spreadsheets, Database, Image Manipulation (GIMP), Audio and video (MP3 DVD Divx and much more), FTP clients, Email clients, Internet browsers, CD burning utilities and much more.
What hardware do I need to run ValEnt Linux? ValEnt Linux requires an i586 processor that is Pentium I or higher, 256MB of RAM (512 Recommended), a monitor and graphics card that is capable of 1024 x 768 16bit (nearly every computer will be able to do this), and if you purchase the installable ISO you will also need a minimum of 4GB hard drive space. Software that comes on the ValEnt Linux CD and is pre-installed and configured:
- OpenOffice - is a complete office suite that supplies applications for writing documnts, creating spread sheets, creating presentations, designing basic graphics, and much more.
- xPDF - is used to view and print PDF documents.
- FireFox - is an easy to use graphical web browser for viewing web pages, and is a great alternative to Konqueror which is also pre-installed with ValEnt Linux.
- ThunderBird - is an easy to use graphical email clint capable of being configured to recieve emails from many different kinds of servers from multiple accounts.
- gFTP - is an easy to use graphical FTP client for uploading your own website to your web hosting server.
- BlueFish - is a graphical tool used to create a web site.
- Kplayer - is a multimedia player which can play DVD disks, Divx video files.
- Gimp - is an advanced tool for creating and editing images.
- XCDRoast - is used to burn CD's of your faviorite muic, software or anything else.
- Gaim - is an instant messanger client that can be used with your MSN account.
and much more...