Student Multimedia Studio
Problems with NCH Software?
Some of the free software that we recommend in our libguide comes from NCH Software. Users sometimes experience problems with these programs - whether it is in the installation process or in dealing thirty-party apps that come bundled with the software.
Check out this article from MakeUseOf.com for details and use your own judgement in choosing which software to install on your own machines. Here is the list of NCH software that we have installed in the Student Multimedia Studio and share links to on our libguide.
- Prism Video Converter
- VideoPad Editor
About this guide
This guide contains an assortment of recommended software that you can download for free from the internet. Click on the tabs along the top to access the software, organized by the following categories:
- Microsoft Office (Open Office) alternatives
- Adobe software alternatives
- Open-source software for Macs
- Portable applications
- Video production and format conversion software
- Audio recording, editing, format conversion and music & sound effects
- Photo and image editing software
- Animation software
- Internet storage options
For the full list of software that is available on the various workstations within the University Library (including the SMS), visit the Library Workstations libguide.
Note: Some of the free software that we recommend in our Libguide comes from NCH Software - specifically: Debut, Prism Video Converter, Switch and VideoPad Editor. Users sometimes experience problems in dealing with programs from NCH. Check out this article from MakeUseOf.com for details and use your own judgement in choosing which software to install on your own machines.