Fetch is a fully-featured FTP program for Mac and is licenced for use by students and staff at Sussex.
Download Fetch for Mac (login needed)
WinSCP is a Windows SCP (Secure Copy) and SFTP (Secure FTP) client which will securely transfer files to and from servers running SSH. It can optionally translate the line-endings of text files between Windows and Unix conventions.
An easy way of accessing your work files and folders from home. Webdrives connects to your work N:drive, G:drive or Mac files as if they were a drive on your own computer. Click the link below to download Webdrive along with add-ins to help connect to your University files.
PuTTY is a free implementation of Telnet and SSH for PCs running Microsoft Windows. Its primary advantage over CRT and other Telnet programs is that SSH provides a secure, encrypted connection to the remote system. It's also small and self-contained and can be carried around on a USB stick.
StuffIt Expander is a free multi-platform decompression utility that allows you to unpack files in many formats such as GZIP, ARC, ARJ, BinHex, Zip and more.
Open source Windows utility for manipulating archive (ZIP) files.
This program displays, navigates and prints PDF files. It also supports a thumbnail view of each page.
This is an open-source office suite that is compatible with Microsoft Office and runs on a variety of platforms.
Enables virtually any Windows application to create professional quality PDF documents. Free for personal and commercial use.
Notepad++ is a source code editor for the programmer and a text editor for the general user running under Microsoft Windows.
A Microsoft Word-compatible wordprocessing program that runs on many different makes of computer and has very modest hardware requirements.
Arachnophilia is an HTML editor and workshop written in Java. You can import fully formatted text, tables and outlines; import them into Arachnophilia, and watch as they are converted into HTML code, complete with colors, fonts and styles. New in this version, Arachnophilia has added a built-in FTP client to automatically update your Web site.
ClamX Antivirus is a free virus checker for Mac OS X. It uses an open source antivirus engine as its basis. Although there are very few known viruses targetting the Mac operating system, it is possible for Mac users to unwittingly pass infections on to colleagues using PCs if they do not check for viruses.
This software can identify and remove malicious software from your computer. When your computer becomes infected, Malwarebytes can provide the needed assistance to remove the infection and restore the machine back to optimum performance.
Download Malwarebytes Anti-Malware (Free version)
This program detects and removes different kinds of spyware from your computer. If you see new toolbars in Internet Explorer that you didn't install, or you experience other problems, you may have spyware. This program prevents marketing companies from gathering information about your Web surfing and purchasing habits, and selling it to advertisers.
TrueCrypt is an open-source encryption program for Windows, Mac and Linux. It can be used to encrypt all of the information on your computer, or just particular devices such as a USB flash drive. You can also set up an encrypted area in which to store confidential files and data.
The software protects private information in the event that the computer or flash drive is stolen.
Download TrueCrypt for Windows, Mac or Linux (login needed)
The symbols next to each program show if there's a version available for:
Updated on 13 March 2013