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LinuxDogeList by LinuxDoge, last updated 2022-09-25
  1. SchildiChat icon

    More stable than Element, Flatpak

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • Flathub
    • F-Droid
    • Flatpak
    • ...
    SchildiChat screenshot 1
    SchildiChat screenshot 2
    SchildiChat screenshot 3
  2. Thunderbird icon

    Thunderbird is a free, open source, cross-platform e-mail, news and instant messaging client. The project strategy is modeled after Mozilla Firefox.

    • Email Client
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • AppImageHub
    • Snapcraft
    • Flathub
    • PortableApps.com
    • Haiku
    • Homebrew
    • Chocolatey
    • ...
    Thunderbird screenshot 1
  3. Kleopatra icon

    Kleopatra is a certificate manager and a universal crypto GUI.

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • Flathub
    • GnuPG
    • KDE
    • ...
    Kleopatra screenshot 1
  4. Flatseal icon

    Essential permission management for Flatpak-isolated apps

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • Flathub
    • Flatpak
    • ...
    Dark theme. And allow access to "Other files" or folders.
  5. CryptPad icon

    CryptPad is a private-by-design alternative to popular office tools and cloud services. All the content stored on CryptPad is encrypted before being sent, which means nobody can access your data unless you give them the keys.

    • Office Suite
    • FreemiumOpen Source
    • Self-Hosted
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)
    • ...
    Instance homepage
  6. SimplyTranslate icon

    SimplyTranslate is an alternative frontend for Google Translate, LibreTranslate, DeepL Translator, .

    • ...
    Light theme
  7. DeepL Translator icon

    The world’s best online translator for you and your team.

    • Translator
    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • ...
    DeepL Translator screenshot 1
  8. VirusTotal icon

    VirusTotal is a free service that analyzes suspicious files and URLs and facilitates the quick detection of viruses, worms, trojans, and all kinds of malware.

    • ...
    Homepage
  9. BigBlueButton icon

    In the Browser, use a server you trust. Its better than Jitsi for many purposes

    • Web Conferencing Tool
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • Chrome OS
    • Self-Hosted
    • Google Chrome
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)
    • Chromium
    • Firefox
    • ...
    Webcam
  10. OpenStreetMap icon

    Gnome Maps, Organicmaps (early development) or in the Browser

    • ...
    Search Result
  11. Tails icon

    A must have on a USB stick

    • Operating System
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • Electrum
    • Tor Browser
    • GNOME
    • Tor
    • VeraCrypt
    • Thunderbird
    • ...
    Tails screenshot 1
  12. Ventoy icon

    Very handy. Flash the ventoy .iso to a big USB stick and just copy the OS isos instead of always flashing them

    • ...
    Ventoy screenshot 1
  13. Session icon

    Available as Appimage

    • ...
    Session screenshot 1
    Session screenshot 2
    Session screenshot 3
  14. SpotiFlyer icon

    For testing purposes only ;D jokes, download everything you can and share publically!

    • ...
    SpotiFlyer screenshot 1
  15. Clementine icon

    Clementine is a cross-platform free and open source music player and library organizer. It is a port of Amarok 1.4 to the Qt 4 framework and the GStreamer multimedia framework, focusing on a fast and easy-to-use interface for searching and...

    • ...
    Clementine with lyrics pane
  16. Krita icon

    For drawing Tablets, a fork of Gimp

    • Image Editor
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android Tablet
    • Epic Games Store
    • PortableApps.com
    • Steam
    • ...
    Main Window
  17. KolourPaint icon

    Good alternative to MSPaint

    • ...
    KolourPaint screenshot 1
  18. GIMP icon

    GIMP is a free program for such photo retouching, image composition and image authoring. Essentially it's the closest thing to Photoshop you can get for free.

    • Image Editor
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Snapcraft
    • Flathub
    • PortableApps.com
    • Haiku
    • Flatpak
    • AmigaOS
    • ...
    yes
  19. Seafile icon

    Seafile is a professional open source cloud storage platform for organizations. It has complete file syncing and sharing features, reliable file storage and advanced privacy protection feature.

    • Cloud Storage Service
    • FreemiumOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Self-Hosted
    • ...
    Seafile screenshot 1
  20. Nextcloud icon

    You should have full control over your data. We help you achieve that: a safe home for all your data. Secure, under your control and developed in an open, transparent and trustworthy way. We are Nextcloud.

    • Cloud Storage Service
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Self-Hosted
    • F-Droid
    • Cloudron
    • ...
    Simple and powerful file sync & share
  21. qBittorrent icon

    Torrents are one of the best methods out there for distributing files over the Internet, both legit and legal content as well as some not-so-legal and a bit shady "stuff."

    • Torrent Client
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • AppImageHub
    • Snapcraft
    • Flathub
    • PortableApps.com
    • Haiku
    • ...
    qBittorrent screenshot 1
  22. FreeFileSync icon

    FreeFileSync is a folder comparison and synchronization software that creates and manages backup copies of all your important files. Instead of copying every file every time, FreeFileSync determines the differences between a source and a target folder and transfers only the...

    • File Sync Tool
    • FreemiumOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Flathub
    • PortableApps.com
    • Chocolatey
    • ...
    Windows
  23. Syncthing icon

    Use Syncthing-GTK

    • File Sync Tool
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • Android Tablet
    • BSD
    • Self-Hosted
    • F-Droid
    • Cloudron
    • ...
    Syncthing screenshot 1
  24. VirtualBox icon

    run different Distros, Windows, Android, what you want

    • ...
    VirtualBox Manager
  25. OnionShare icon

    Create .onion Sites easily, chat, share files, receive files, create a website

    • ...
    OnionShare screenshot 1
  26. VSCodium icon

    This repository contains a build file to generate FLOSS release binaries of Microsoft's Visual Studio Code - Open Source ("Code - OSS") project, the open source core of the proprietary Visual Studio Code.

    • Code Editor
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Electron / Atom Shell
    • ...
    VSCodium screenshot 1
  27. PlayOnLinux - PlayOnMac icon

    Not trivial but possible to run Windows apps. Use the lowest version and 32bit if possible.

    • ...
    PlayOnLinux - PlayOnMac screenshot 1
  28. PDF Arranger icon

    Small python-gtk application, which helps the user to merge or split pdf documents and rotate, crop and rearrange their pages using an interactive and intuitive graphical interface.

    • ...
    Export selection only. Export each selected page to a file. Export all pages to files.
  29. SpeedCrunch icon

    SpeedCrunch is a free, fast, high precision open source algebraic calculator with an intuitive interface and many features, such as variables, syntax highlighting, functions, persistent input history & more.

    • Calculator
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • PortableApps.com
    • ...
    on kde
  30. Simple Scan icon

    Very good cutting and merging in the process

    • ...
    Simple Scan screenshot 1
  31. LabPlot icon

    LabPlot is a free, open source and cross-platform Data Visualization and Analysis software accessible to everyone.

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • ...
    LabPlot screenshot 1
  32. LibreOffice icon

    LibreOffice is a free and open-source office suite that is compatible with other major office suites, and is available on all operating systems. It is an independently-developed version of the OpenOffice.org suite.

    • Office Suite
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Flathub
    • PortableApps.com
    • Android
    • ...
    LibreOffice Writer on Linux
  33. LUKS icon

    Integrated in KDE, configurable on installation. It encrypts your whole storage.

    • ...
    LUKS screenshot 1
  34. Cryptomator icon

    very good for folder-encryption, especially Cloud-storages

    • Cloud Storage Service
    • FreemiumOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Flathub
    • F-Droid
    • Homebrew
    • Chocolatey
    • ...
    Cryptomator screenshot 1
  35. KeePassXC icon

    KeePassXC is a community fork of KeePassX, the cross-platform port of KeePass for Windows. Every feature is cross-platform and tested to give users the same feel on each operating system, including the loved auto-type feature.

    • Password Manager
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • AppImageHub
    • Snapcraft
    • Microsoft Edge
    • Google Chrome
    • Flathub
    • PortableApps.com
    • Flatpak
    • Homebrew
    • Chocolatey
    • Firefox
    • ...
    Welcome Screen
  36. Ark icon

    preinstalled on Kubuntu

    • ...
    Ark screenshot 1
  37. Converter NOW icon

    A simple, immediate and fast unit converter!.

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • F-Droid
    • ...
    Converter NOW screenshot 1
    Converter NOW screenshot 2
    Converter NOW screenshot 3
  38. WayDroid icon

    only works on Wayland

    • Android Emulator
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • Linux Mobile
    • Arch Linux
    • Fedora
    • Ubuntu
    • Debian
    • ...
    WayDroid screenshot 1
  39. Dolphin File Manager icon

    preinstalled in Kubuntu

    • ...
    Dolphin File Manager screenshot 1
  40. Tor Browser icon

    The Tor software protects you by bouncing your communications around a distributed network of relays run by volunteers all around the world: it prevents somebody watching your Internet connection from learning what sites you visit, it prevents the sites you visit from learning...

    • Web Browser
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • OpenBSD
    • ...
    Tor Browser screenshot 1
  41. Mozilla Firefox icon

    #just copy paste this into your terminal #snap remove firefox sudo add-apt-repository ppa:mozillateam/ppa

    echo ' Package: * Pin: release o=LP-PPA-mozillateam Pin-Priority: 1001 ' | sudo tee /etc/apt/preferences.d/mozilla-firefox

    echo 'Unattended-Upgrade::Allowed-Origins:: "LP-PPA-mozillateam:${distro_codename}";' | sudo tee /etc/apt/apt.conf.d/51unattended-upgrades-firefox

    sudo apt-fast install firefox

    • Web Browser
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • BSD
    • iPad
    • AppImageHub
    • Snapcraft
    • Flathub
    • PortableApps.com
    • Haiku
    • Flatpak
    • Homebrew
    • Chocolatey
    • Gecko
    • ...
    Startpage
  42. VLC Media Player icon

    VLC is a free and open source cross-platform multimedia player and framework that plays most multimedia files as well as DVDs, Audio CDs, VCDs, and various streaming protocols.

    • Media Player
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • BSD
    • iPad
    • AppImageHub
    • Apple Watch
    • Snapcraft
    • Google Chrome
    • Apple TV
    • Flathub
    • PortableApps.com
    • F-Droid
    • Kindle Fire
    • Haiku
    • Android TV
    • Homebrew
    • Chocolatey
    • ...
    VLC Media Player screenshot 1
  43. XnView MP icon

    Flatpak suppors Wayland

    • ...
    XnView MP screenshot 1
  44. Snap Store  icon

    snap install snapd

    • ...
    Snap Store  screenshot 1
  45. Flatpak icon

    #just copy paste all this to your terminal #Add it:

    sudo apt install flatpak && sudo add-apt-repository ppa:alexlarsson/flatpak && flatpak remote-add --if-not-exists flathub https://www.flathub.org/repo/flathub.flatpakrepo && flatpak update &&

    #Add it to Discover (KDE desktop in Kubuntu):

    sudo apt install plasma-discover-backend-flatpak

    • ...
    Flatpak screenshot 1
  46. FreeTube icon

    FreeTube is an open source desktop YouTube player built with privacy in mind. Use YouTube without advertisments and prevent Google tracking from you with their cookies and JavaScript. Available for Windows, Mac & Linux thanks to Electron.

    • YouTube Client
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • AppImageHub
    • Flathub
    • Flatpak
    • ...
    FreeTube screenshot 1

This list was created by LinuxDoge Sep 4, 2022 and was last updated Sep 25, 2022. The list has 47 apps.

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