Thursday, March 8, 2018

Audacity audio editor online

OffiDocs has just launched a new web app named:

Audacity audio editor online

Open audacity online editor for audios
You can edit audios online with our app Audacity Online hosted in OffiDocs. Click in the following button to edit or convert audio files: 
 Enter in OffiDocs

Audacity for OffiDocs is a free online audio editor as good as many premium paid-for applications. It can be used to import your own audios, remove noise, cut and combine clips, apply special audio effects and much more, and achieve professional results. Audacity online has multiple audio effects and integration with other applications. Whether you are making music, podcasts, or audio books, Audacity in OffiDocs is a very good tool to edit audios or music online.

Audacity audio editor online

Audacity main features supported by OffiDocs:

- Import and Export.  Import sound files, edit them, and combine them with Other files or new recordings. Export your recordings in many different file formats, Including multiple files at once .
* Import and export WAV, AIFF, AU, FLAC and Ogg Vorbis files.
* Fast “On-Demand” import WAV or AIFF files of (letting you start work Immediately With The files almost) if read from Directly source.
* Import and export all formats supported by libsndfile Such as GSM 6.10, 32-bit and 64-bit float WAV and U / A-Law.
* Import MPEG audio (including MP2 and MP3 files) using libmad .
* Import raw (headerless) audio files using the “Import Raw” command.
* Create WAV or AIFF files Suitable for burning to audio CD .
* Export MP3 Files with the optional LAME encoder library .
* Import and export AC3, M4A/M4R (AAC) and WMA With The optional FFmpeg library (this Also supports import of audio from video files).

- Sound Quality
* Supports 16-bit, 24-bit and 32-bit (floating point) samples (Latter preserves the samples in excess of full scale).
* Sample rates and formats are converted using high-quality resampling and dithering.
* Tracks with different sample rates or formats are converted Automatically in real time.

- Audio Editing online
* Easy Editing with Cut, Copy, Paste and Delete.
* Sequential Unlimited Undo (and Redo) to go back any number of steps.
* Edit and mix large numbers of tracks.
* Multiple clips per track are allowed.
* Label tracks with selectable Sync-Lock Tracks feature for keeping tracks and labels synchronized.
* Draw Tool to alter single sample points.
* Envelope Tool to fade the volume up or down smoothly.

- Audio effects
* Change the pitch without altering the tempo (or vice-versa).
* Remove static, hiss, hum or other constant background noises.
* Alter frequencies with Equalization, Bass Boost, High / Low Pass and Notch Filter effects.
* Adjust volume with Compressor, Amplify, Normalize, Fade In / Fade Out and Fade Adjustable effects.
* Remove Vocals from Suitable stereo tracks.
* Create voice-overs for podcasts or DJ sets using Auto Duck effect.

Other built-in effects include:
* Echo
* Phaser
* Wahwah
* Paulstretch (extreme stretch)
* Reverse
* Truncate Silence

- Audio online Analysis
* Spectrogram view modes for visualizing frequencies.
* “Plot Spectrum” command for detailed frequency analysis.
* “Sample Data Export” for exporting to file Containing amplitude values ​​for each sample in the selection.
* Contrast Analysis for analyzing volume average rms Differences Between foreground speech and background music.

Monday, March 5, 2018

Video editor online Avidemux web extension

OffiDocs launches a new web app as a Chrome and FireFox extension:

Video editor online Avidemux web extension

Video editor online Avidemux web extension
Web extension that provides the video editor and video converter, Avidemux online. Web extension available in Chrome WebStore and FireFox Addon: 
  Enter in Chrome web store
  Enter in Firefox Addons

Avidemux is a free online video editor and an online video converter.  It provides multiple functionalities for video edition online such as encoding (convert videos from one format to another), cutting (cut individual portions from a video) or filtering (resize, deinterlacing, add subtitles, color correction, etc.).  It offers support for a lot of  codecs and files: AVI, MP4, ASF, DVD, MPEG, MKV. It is a well known free video editor when a user needs to perform video editing.
Its main features are:
- Support non-linear video editing, visual effects, and transcoding
- Support for muxing (multiplexing) and demuxing
- Support for subtitle formats: SUB, SSA, ASS, SRT
- A lot of filter options: auto-resize, gauss smoothing, deinterlacing, chromatic shifts, add black borders, etc.
- Support several output formats: MKV, Flash, AVI, MPEG-1/2, OGM, MP4, etc.
- Support a lot of Video encoders: MPEG-1, MPEG-2, FFHuffYUV, FFV1, H.263, H.263+, HuffYUV, MJPEG, MPEG-4, Snow, x264, x264, Xvid, Y800
- Support a lot of audio encoders: MPEG-1 Layer 3 (MP3), Vorbis, AAC, MPEG-1 layer 2 (MP2), AC-3, MPEG-1 layer 2 (MP2), Microsoft RIFF WAV PCM, LPCM
Additionally, this extension still includes the previous functionality, SeaMonkey, which is a full featured Internet suite. It is an all-in-one internet application suite that contains an Internet browser, email client,  newsgroup client, web feed reader, HTML editor, IRC chat and web development tools.

Sunday, January 28, 2018

OffiDocs website design - Responsive web design

OffiDocs website design - Responsive web design

The Offidocs website has been enhanced with a new layout. It has now a Responsive web design so that its web pages can render well on a variety of devices and screen sizes..
The OffiDocs layout changes based on the size and capabilities of the device. For example, on a phone users sees our content and apps shown in a single column view; a tablet  shows the same but in several columns.
The layout has changed but the the content and apps are the same. We do provide virtual linux applications like GIMP, OpenOffice, Inkscape. We do also provide Android, IOS, Extensions for Chrome and FireFox, integrations with several MarketPlaces, and a SDK for a quick integration with our web apps. The apps are categorized accorfing to the functionality offered.
The following pictures are screenshots of our new website layout:
For Desktop:
OffiDocs website for desktop

For phone:
OffiDocs website for mobile 

Saturday, January 13, 2018

How to use the OffiDocs File manager with GIMP, OpenOffice, etc

The following tutorial shows how to handle the files when using the OffiDocs apps like GIMP, OpenOffice, Inkscape, Dia, ... All these OffiDocs application has a file manager feature that allows to upload, save, and modify your files with the OffiDocs app.

This tutorial uses OffiDocs GIMP online as an example, but it can be used as a reference for any other OffiDocs application like OpenOffice writer, OpenOffice impress, OpenOffice calc, Inkscape, Dia, Scribus, etc.
Note that this tutorial does not enter in each application functionality. GIMP, OpenOffice, Dia, etc have plenty of free tutorials in the Internet. This tutorial is focused in how OffiDocs handles the files for each of these applications.

1. Save your files

Once you have written or modify your files with an OffiDocs application, it is time to save it. Do it with the internal File option in each application. For example, in GIMP, you can use "File -> Export" or "File -> Save as" but take into account that you must save the file in your default directory assigned:
/var/runxx/uploadxx/[your id]
/var/www/html/mydata/[user id]
Do not use any other directory. The "File manager" button provided by OffiDocs in the webpage is a link to that default path. If you save your file in another directory you will not be able to handle it.
 OffiDocs save files online

OffiDocs export files

OffiDocs save as files

OffiDocs save as document

OffiDocs save in directory


2. Modify your existing files

Click in the button file manager to access to your files, and the webpage "file manager" will appear. The way to modify the files is very easy, click over one of them and OffiDocs will open the file with the default OffiDocs application.
 OffiDocs file manager online
 OffiDocs modify files from filemanager

3. Download or delete your files

From the File Manager webpage you can also have the functionalities to download and delete your files. If you do access to OffiDocs with the free version, please download your files to save them in your local computer. We remove all the files when the session is not actives during 24 hours as this is a shared environment.
 OffiDocs file manager online
 OffiDocs download or delete files from filemanager

4. Create new documents or images

From the File Manager webpage you can also create images, documents, excel spreadsheets and powerpoints. You have the following buttons to create them.
 OffiDocs create documents online from filemanager

5. Dropbox integration

From the File manager webpage you can also view and modify your DropBox documents. There is a button inside the File manager webpage that will allow you to do it.

6. Upload your local files

From the File manager webpage you can also upload your document files that are in your computer. Click in the button "choose file" to upload them.  Once the upload is confirmed the new files will appear in the File manager web page.
 OffiDocs upload files

Share via email the OffiDocs doc, xls and ppt created with LibreOffice online

OffiDocs has delivered a new functionality that integrate the LibreOffice Online apps with our free email service named OffiLive:

Share via email the OffiDocs doc, xls and ppt created with LibreOffice online

Our LibreOffice Online based applications OffWord, OffiXLS and OffiPPT includes a new button that allows you to share your active document via email.
 OffiDocs share file via email

When click in this button "Share via email" the application will redirect you to our OffiLive free email service. If you do not have an account yet, you can sign up for it.
 share OffiDocs file with OffiLive email
Just when you have login to your OffiLive email account, the email composer popup will appear. It will include a link to your OffiDocs LibreOffice Online documents, XLS or PPT. You will be able to send this link to any of your friends. And your friends will be able to access to your document, and even edit it.
 Email with OffiDocs document link

Friday, December 1, 2017

OffiLive free email accounts

OffiDocs launches OffiLive, a service with free email accounts. A new email service totally free.

OffiLive ( provides free email accounts to manage your mails, contacts and calendar on an intuitive and easy to use web UI. 
It also provides a Web extension available in Chrome WebStore and FireFox Addon to sign in and signup : 


Its user interface provides three main sections:

1) The Mail area, which includes the following features:

- Inbox to receive your email messages.
- Message composer.
- Addressbook.
- Folders to organize the emails received.
- Avatars are supported. 
- Filters that allows to create actions over the email messages based on certain conditions. 
     + Conditions could be strings inside the headers Subject, To, CC, From
     + Actions could be to discard the message, archive it, send a note back.
- Signatures for the email messages.
- Out-of-the office or vacaction messages that can be configured using a schedule in order to plan the message that is replied.

2) The Calendar area, which includes the following features:
- Support of multiple calendars.
- Events and Tasks creation.
- Send invitations to contacts.
- Calendar appointments are notified via email to any user invited to attend.
- Public links to the events and tasks.

3) The Contacts area, which includes the following features:
- Support of multiple address books.
- Domain addressbooks.
- Global addressbooks.
- Contact and Contact Lists.
- Multiple attributes for contacts.
- Easy way to add contacts in Contact Lists.

This web interface is based on SOGo groupware.

Moreover, our OffiLive free email accounts contains the following additional features:

- They are secure by default. End users are forced to use mail services through secure connections SMTP over TLS, webmail with HTTPS. 
- Emails are encrypted in transit using TLS if possible. 
- Passwords are stored in SSHA512 or BCRYPT (BSD).
- It provides Antispam & Antivirus features: SpamAssassin, ClamAV, SPF, DKIM, greylisting, whitelisting, blacklisting. 
- It uses the iRedmail Open Source products: Postfix, Dovecot, SpamAssasin, ClamAV, CBPolicyd and SOGo. As such, it is free of charge.

Sunday, October 1, 2017

DropBox and LibreOffice online with file manager

OffiDocs launches the integration between DropBox and our app LibreOffice online with file manager. Our file manager will appear from now with a button to fetch your DropBox files that can be edited with LibreOffice Online.

DropBox and LibreOffice online with file manager

Web DropBox LibreOffice online with File manager
You can create, edit, save, handle, ... word documents, xls spreadsheets and ppt files and directories form your DropBox account with our app DropBox LibreOffice integration Online. Click in the following button to enter in this DropBox application: 


DropBox and LibreOffice integration Online main features are:

- Fetch doc ppt and xls files from DropBox.
- Edit documents from DropBox.
- Download documents from DropBox.
- Edit Microsoft Excel spreadsheets located in DropBox accounts.
- Edit Microsoft Word documents located in DropBox accounts.
- Edit Microsoft Powerpoint slides located in DropBox accounts.
- Create and edit any kind of Office files.
- JavaScript UI  client supporting Listviews with Icons views available.
- General file handling:
· Home directory
· Bookmarks over the files or directories.
· Recent files.
· Sort by name, last modified, size or type.

- Multiple operations with files and folders: 
· Copy, move, upload, create folder/file, rename,  extract, edit, search, etc.
· Display the details of the file or directory: name, location, size, date.
· Image preview support.

- Integrated with LibreOffice Online. It means to create and edit the following format files:
- Microsoft Word 6.0/95/97/2000/XP (.doc)
- Microsoft Word 2007 XML (.docx)
- Microsoft WinWord 5 (.doc)
- LibreOffice ODF text document (.odt)
- OpenOffice ODF text document (.odt)
- Rich Text Format (.rtf)
- Text and CSV (.csv and .txt)
- Microsoft Excel 97/2000/XP (.xls)
- Microsoft Excel 4.x-5.0/95 (.xls)
- Microsoft Excel 2007 XML (.xlsx)
- LibreOffice ODF spreadsheet (.ods)
- OpenOffice ODF spreadsheet (.ods)
- Microsoft PowerPoint 97/2000/XP (.ppt)
- Microsoft PowerPoint 2007 (.pptx)
- LibreOffice ODF presentation (.odp)
- OpenOffice ODF presentation (.odp)