Desktop Utilities

NameVersionSizeRequirementsDescription
[ BDRand.spk ]
BDRand
3.32 122K RISC OS 3.1
Toolbox
Yet another backdrop randomiser, but a bit more flexible than most. GIFs and JPEGs can be used as backdrops, and backdrops can be sorted into user-defined groups that can be enabled/disabled at will.
The archive includes a sample backdrop.
[ BDRandUpd.spk ]
BDRandUpd
3.32 79K RISC OS 3.1
Toolbox
An update of BDRand (3.17 or later) to the latest version.The existing configuration and any installed backdrops will survive the update.
[ Rename.spk ]
Rename

[ Updated ]
3.23-A 149K RISC OS 3.1
Toolbox
Smart multiple file renamer, using !Edit-like wildcard matching techniques.The only change from version 3.23 is an updated StrongHelp manual.
[ RenameHelp.spk ]
RenameHelp

[ New ]
3.23-A 77K RISC OS 3.1
!Rename
Expanded StrongHelp file for !RenameIf you already have version 3.23 of !Rename and you just want the improved manual, this archive is all you need.
[ mktable.spk ]
MakeTable
0.34 76K RISC OS 3.1
Toolbox
Text to HTML Table generator.
Converts a CSV or text file (with virtually any column separator) into an HTML Table,including the ability to perform intelligent character to glyph conversion(e.g. '>' to '>', '"' to '"' etc).

It will also read HTML files and generate TSV/CSV files from tables.

[ SprUtils.spk ]
SprUtils
1.12 64K RISC OS 3.1
Toolbox
SprUtils provides a number of sprite utilities, including
  • Alphabetic sorting of sprites within a sprite file (forwards or backwards)
  • Hierarchical directory search for sprite files containing named sprites.