OpenOffice.org Read and write Microsoft Office documents on edit systems, for reading and writing scripts, logs, etc.
For text searches through multiple documents like scrips or log files. A lifesaver when you are looking for quotes in 4000 pages of transcripts of a documentary. Shows you which document it is in and also shows a snippet so that you don’t even have to open that document.
Photoshop CS 5 Extended.
The Swiss army knife of video editing.
The transcoding machine.
Without it you can’t do exports outside FCP
Sequence Clip reporter Version 1.9.10 LION
For exporting Excel spread sheets of FCP cuts.
You don’t need it with AVID 5 or 6 because it is build in as the Sequence report.
This lets you record a web page in action.
Firefox with Download Helper add on.
Download your favorite web video.
load commercial DVD’s
Transcribing, cross platform, Windows /Mac
Also works with cheap pedals.