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Module kdegraphics


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Name: Gwenview


Gwenview is a fast and easy to use image viewer for KDE.

Features (optional):

  • Supports simple image manipulations: rotate, mirror, flip, and resize
  • Supports basic file management actions such as copy, move, delete, and others
  • Functions both as a standalone application and an embedded viewer in the Konqueror web browser
  • Can be extended using KIPI plugins.

Homepage: http://gwenview.sourceforge.net/

ID on kde-apps.org: 9847

Page on Userbase: http://userbase.kde.org/Gwenview

ID of subforum on forum.kde.org:

Link to handbook: http://docs.kde.org/stable/en/kdegraphics/gwenview/index.html

IRC channel(s):

Mailing lists: http://lists.sourceforge.net/lists/listinfo/gwenview-general

Project name on cia.vc: kde/gwenview

Bugzilla component: gwenview



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Name: KColorChooser

Description: A simple application to select the color from the screen or from a pallete.


  • Select colors from any location on the screen.
  • Select colors from a range of standard palletes available.
  • Color values shown in Hue-Saturation-Value (HSV), Red-Green-Blue (RGB) and HTML formats.

Homepage: None

ID on kde-apps.org: None

Page on Userbase: None

ID of subforum on forum.kde.org: None

Link to handbook: None

IRC channel(s): None

Mailing lists: None

Project name on cia.vc: None

Bugzilla component: None



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Name: KolourPaint

Description: KolourPaint is a simple painting program to quickly create raster images. It is useful as a touch-up tool and simple image editing tasks.

Features (optional):

  • Support for drawing various shapes - lines, rectangles, rounded rectangles, ovals and polygons
  • Curves, lines and text
  • Colour picker
  • Selections
  • Rotation, monochrome and other advanced effects.

Homepage: http://www.kolourpaint.org ( Seriously out of date )

ID on kde-apps.org:

Page on Userbase: http://userbase.kde.org/KolourPaint

ID of subforum on forum.kde.org:

Link to handbook: http://docs.kde.org/stable/en/kdegraphics/kolourpaint/index.html

IRC channel(s):

Mailing lists: kolourpaint-devel https://lists.sourceforge.net/mailman/listinfo/kolourpaint-devel kolourpaint-devel

Project name on cia.vc: kde/kolourpaint

Bugzilla component: kolourpaint


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Name: KRuler


KRuler displays on screen a ruler measuring pixels. Position the 0 to your starting point (simple drag it), and read off (top left of the ruler) the precise pixel count to your cursor.

Features (optional):

  • Change the length of the ruler
  • Change the orientation of the ruler
  • Change the color and font of the ruler


ID on kde-apps.org:

Page on Userbase: http://userbase.kde.org/KRuler

ID of subforum on forum.kde.org:

Link to handbook: http://docs.kde.org/stable/en/kdegraphics/kruler/index.html

IRC channel(s):

Mailing lists:

Project name on cia.vc:

Bugzilla component: kruler


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Name: KSnapshot
KSnapshot is a KDE snapshot tool with many features.

   * Save in multiple formats
   * Take new shapshot
   * Open with .. possibility to open snapshot in external editor.
   * Copy to clipboard
   * Several capture modes, including selected region or single window
   * Snapshot delay

Homepage: kde.org ?
ID on kde-apps.org: none
Page on Userbase: http://userbase.kde.org/KSnapshot
ID of subforum on forum.kde.org: 19 ?
Link to handbook: http://docs.kde.org/development/en/kdegraphics/ksnapshot/index.html
IRC channel(s): #kde
Mailing lists: [email protected]
Project name on cia.vc: kde/ksnapshot
Bugzilla component: ksnapshot


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Name: Okular

Okular is a universal document viewer for KDE SC 4.x

Features (optional):

Supported Formats
  PDF, PS, Tiff, CHM, DjVu, Images, DVI, XPS, ODT, Fiction Book, Comic Book,
 Plucker, EPub, Fax

Homepage: http://okular.kde.org/
ID on kde-apps.org: [none]
Page on Userbase: http://userbase.kde.org/Okular
ID of subforum on forum.kde.org:
Link to handbook: http://docs.kde.org/stable/en/kdegraphics/okular/index.html
IRC channel(s): #okular
Mailing lists: [email protected]
Project name on cia.vc: kde/okular
Bugzilla component: okular

Module kdemultimedia


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Name: Dragon Player

Description: (can be HTML or wiki markup)

Dragon Player is a multimedia player where the focus is on simplicity, instead of features. Dragon Player does one thing, and only one thing, which is playing multimedia files. It's simple interface is designed not to get in your way and instead empower you to simply play multimedia files.

Features (optional):

  • Simple Interface
  • Resuming videos: Starts playing a video where you were watching it last time
  • Support for subtitles: Automatically loads subtitles with the matching name
  • Video display settings (brightness, contrast)
  • Due to using Solid and Phonon DragonPlayer is independent of any multimedia framework or hardware abstraction layer.
  • Supports playing CDs and DVDs

Homepage: http://www.dragonplayer.net/

ID on kde-apps.org: 17161

Page on Userbase: http://userbase.kde.org/Dragon_Player

ID of subforum on forum.kde.org: 19 (Multimedia Forum)

Link to handbook: http://docs.kde.org/stable/en/kdemultimedia/dragonplayer/index.html

IRC channel(s):

Mailing lists:

Project name on cia.vc: http://cia.vc/stats/project/kde/dragonplayer

Bugzilla component: dragonplayer


Screenshot sent: ...from wiki.org? Name: JuK Description: JuK is an audio jukebox application, supporting collections of MP3, Ogg Vorbis, and FLAC audio files. It allows you to edit the “tags” of your audio files, and manage your collection and playlists. It's main focus, in facts, is on music management. It offers the following features:

  • Collection list and multiple user defined playlists
  • Ability to scan directories to automatically import playlists and music files on start up
  • Dynamic Search Playlists that are automatically updated as fields in the collection change.
  • A Tree View mode where playlists are automatically generated for sets of albums, artists and genres.
  • Playlist history to indicate which files have been played and when.
  • Inline search for filtering the list of visible items.
  • The ability to guess tag information from the file name or using MusicBrainz online lookup.
  • File renamer that can rename files based on the tag content.
  • ID3v1, ID3v2 and Ogg Vorbis tag reading and editing support (via TagLib).

Homepage: http://developer.kde.org/~wheeler/juk.html ID on kde-apps.org: 10575 Page on Userbase: http://userbase.kde.org/Juk ID of subforum on forum.kde.org: 19 Link to handbook: http://docs.kde.org/development/en/kdemultimedia/juk/index.html IRC channel(s): #kde-multimedia Mailing lists: https://mail.kde.org/mailman/listinfo/kde-multimedia Project name on cia.vc: kde/juk Bugzilla component: juk, taglib



Module kdenetwork



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Name: Kopete
Description: (can be HTML or wiki markup)

Kopete is an instant messenger supporting AIM, ICQ, Windows Live Messenger, Yahoo, Jabber, Gadu-Gadu, Novell GroupWise Messenger, and more. It is designed to be a flexible and extensible multi-protocol system suitable for personal and enterprise use.

The goal of Kopete is to provide users with a single easy-to-use way to access all of their instant messaging systems. The interface puts people first, and is integrated with the system address book to let you access your contacts from other KDE applications.

Features (optional):

Kopete features tools to enhance your instant messeging experience, such as message encryption, archiving, and many other fun and useful effects.

Kopete supports all commonly used instant messaging protocols, and the Kopete team provides templates for developers to base new plugins on. The API provides developers with many features to make it easy to support a new protocol. All protocols are plugins and allow for modular installation, configuration, and usage.

Homepage: http://kopete.kde.org/
ID on kde-apps.org: 9891
Page on Userbase: http://userbase.kde.org/Kopete
ID of subforum on forum.kde.org: 18
Link to handbook: http://docs.kde.org/development/en/kdenetwork/kopete/
IRC channel(s): #kopete
Mailing lists: [email protected]
Project name on cia.vc: kde/kopete
Bugzilla component: kopete




Module kdepim


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Name: Akregator is a news feed reader for the KDE desktop. It enables you to follow news sites, blogs and other RSS/Atom-enabled websites without the need to manually check for updates using a web browser. Akregator is designed to be both easy to use and to be powerful enough to read hundreds of news sources conveniently. It comes with Konqueror integration for adding news feeds and with an internal browser for easy news reading.


 ID on kde-apps.org:15621

Page on Userbase:http://userbase.kde.org/Akregator

ID of subforum on forum.kde.org:20

Link to handbook:http://docs.kde.org/development/en/kdepim/akregator/

IRC channel(s): #akregator, #kde on FreeNode

Mailing lists: [email protected]

Project name on cia.vc: akregator

Bugzilla component:akregator


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Name: blogilo
Description: (can be HTML or wiki markup)
Blogilo is a blogging client for KDE, which supports famous blogging APIs.It has the following features:

A full featured WYSIWYG editor + An HTML editor

Previewing your post with your blog style! Looks exactly like when you are visiting it at your blog.
Support for Blogger1.0, MetaWeblog, MovableType (Wordpress supports All of these!) and Google GData (used on Blogspot.com blogs) APIs!
Support for Creating/Modifying/Deleting posts.
Support for creating drafts and scheduled posts!
Support for uploading media files to your blog (Just on supported APIs e.g. MetaWeblog and MovableType)
Support for Fetching your recent blog entries.
Support for adding Images to post from your system. It will upload them on Submitting post to blog (Just on supported APIs e.g. MetaWeblog and MovableType)
Support for saving local entries before publishing.
Saving your writing copy to prevent data loss, at configurable intervals.
Internal auto spell checker. (KDE spell checker used so most of languages are supported)
Homepage: http://blogilo.gnufolks.org/
ID on kde-apps.org: 102196
Page on Userbase: http://userbase.kde.org/Blogilo
ID of subforum on forum.kde.org: 20
Link to handbook:http://docs.kde.org/development/en/kdepim/blogilo/
IRC channel(s):- 
Mailing lists:- 
Project name on cia.vc: blogilo
Bugzilla component: blogilo






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Name: KMail

KMail is the email component of Kontact, the integrated personal information manager from KDE.

Features (optional):

Main Features
  Supports the standard mail protocols IMAP, POP3 and SMTP.
  Supports authentication via NTLM (Microsoft Windows) and GSSAPI (Kerberos)
  Supports plain text and secure logins, using SSL and TLS.
  Integration of international character sets
  Spell-checking (as-you-type and on demand)
  Native support for inline OpenPGP, PGP/MIME, and S/MIME.
  Reading and writing of HTML mail.
  Ability to display plain text only from an HTML mail.
  Allows you to receive and accept invitations.
  Integration with popular spam checkers, e.g. SpamAssassin, Bogofilter, etc.
  An optional spam probability meter can be displayed
  Powerful search and filter abilities
  Can import mail from many other clients
  Searching in IMAP folders fully supported
  Highly integrated with other Kontact components
  Encrypted password saving in KWallet 
Other Features 
  Flagging and tagging of messages to aid sorting and recovery of information
  Supports mailing list management features
  Can replace text smilies with emoticons
  Displays the sender's picture or avatar if present in the address book
  Supports X-Face (b/w pictures in messages)
  Compression of attachments 
  KMail supports Groupware functionality.

ID on kde-apps.org: [none]
Page on Userbase: http://userbase.kde.org/Kmail
ID of subforum on forum.kde.org: 20
Link to handbook: http://docs.kde.org/stable/en/kdepim/kmail/index.html
IRC channel(s): #kontact
Mailing lists: kdepim-users, kde-pim
Project name on cia.vc: kde/kmail
Bugzilla component: kmail






Module kdesdk



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Name: KAppTemplate
Description: KAppTemplate is an application to start development quickly using existing templates providing basic repeatedly written code and a proper structure.
Features (optional):

-Templates for C++, Ruby, Python and PHP
-Templates for different build-systems and frameworks
-Templates especially for KDE-development (plugins for Plasma, KOffice, KTextEditor, KRunner, Akonadi)
-It is easy to create new templates using space holders and a simple CMake-command
-Integrated into KDevelop

ID on kde-apps.org:
Page on Userbase:
ID of subforum on forum.kde.org:
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Bugzilla component: kapptemplate








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Name: Umbrello UML Modeller

Description: UML modelling tool and code generator. A Unified Modelling Language diagram editor for KDE. It can create diagrams of software and other systems in the industry-standard UML format, and can also generate code from UML diagrams in a variety of programming languages.

Features (optional):

Formats: XMI

Homepage: http://uml.sf.net/

ID on kde-apps.org: http://www.kde-apps.org/content/show.php/Umbrello+UML+Modeller?content=9903

Page on Userbase:

ID of subforum on forum.kde.org:

Link to handbook: http://docs.kde.org/stable/en/kdesdk/umbrello/index.html

IRC channel(s): #umbrello

Mailing lists: https://lists.sf.net/mailman/listinfo/uml-devel/

Project name on cia.vc: umbrello

Bugzilla component: umbrello

Module kdetoys




Module kdeutils



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Name: Ark

Description: A graphical file compression/decompression utility with support for multiple formats

Features (optional):

Formats: gzip, bzip2, zip, rar, 7z and more

Homepage: http://utils.kde.org/projects/ark/

ID on kde-apps.org:

Page on Userbase: http://userbase.kde.org/Ark

ID of subforum on forum.kde.org:

Link to handbook: http://docs.kde.org/stable/en/kdeutils/ark/index.html

IRC channel(s): #kde

Mailing lists: kde-utils-devel

Project name on cia.vc: kde/ark

Bugzilla component:



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Name: KCharSelect

Description: (can be HTML or wiki markup)

KCharSelect is a tool to select special characters from all installed fonts and copy them into the clipboard.

You can browse characters by their category or quickly find a certain character by searching for its name. KCharSelect displays various information about the selected character. This includes not only the Unicode character name, but also aliases, general notes and cross references to similar characters. For technical use, different representations of the character are shown. KCharSelect also contains <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Han_unification">Unihan</a> data for East Asian characters to display English definitions and different pronunciations.

Features (optional):

Homepage: http://utils.kde.org/projects/kcharselect/

ID on kde-apps.org: none

Page on Userbase: KCharSelect

ID of subforum on forum.kde.org: 21

Link to handbook: none

IRC channel(s): #kde-utils

Mailing lists: kde-utils-devel

Project name on cia.vc: kde/kcharselect

Bugzilla component: kcharselect











Module kdewebdev





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