3D Fish School Screensaver

3D Fish School Screensaver

Download Editors' Rating:
4.5
Outstanding
Average User Rating:
3.4
out of 252 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    4.96.1
  • Total Downloads:
    2,046,577
  • Date Added:
    June 29, 2010
  • File Size:
    3.83MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    172
  • Operating Systems:
    Windows 95/98/Me/NT/2000/XP/Vista/7

Editors' Review

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The 3D Fish School Screensaver is an attractive way for users to transform their computer screens into burbling aquariums. The simple interface and realistic graphics make this program a pleasure to use, but the limitations of the trial version are a somewhat significant drawback.

The trial version of the software allows users to choose between one freshwater and one saltwater scene; the full version includes additional options. Users can customize such features as the number and types of fish, amount of bubbles, background, and lighting. The screensaver features both bubble and wave sounds, each of which can be turned off or adjusted independently. The interface is intuitive and easy to navigate, and the graphics of the screensaver itself are fairly realistic and come as close to simulating a real aquarium as a computer program can. Multimonitor support is offered for users who wish to work and enjoy their virtual aquarium at the same time.

The only major drawbacks to the program are the limitations of the trial version. In addition to limiting users to two underwater scenes from which they can choose, the trial version of the software prevents users from saving changes to the program's settings. Trial users are also subjected periodically to ads encouraging them to purchase the program. The ability to customize the contents of the aquarium is one of the program's coolest features, so the limitations of the trial version are pretty serious. Still, the program installs and uninstalls easily, so even the limited trial version is worth trying.

 
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User Reviews
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  • Current Version

    2.8

    out of 4 votes

    • 5 star 0
    • 4 star 1
    • 3 star 2
    • 2 star 0
    • 1 star 1
  • All Versions

    3.4

    out of 252 votes

    • 5 star 76
    • 4 star 57
    • 3 star 43
    • 2 star 32
    • 1 star 44
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3 stars

"OK but nothing great"

September 06, 2010  |  By jordaned

 |  Version: 3D Fish School Screensaver 4.96.1

Pros

nice fish and background

Cons

none so far

Summary

neutral

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1 stars

"Do not even waste your time on this piece of garbage"

August 10, 2010  |  By bezaad

 |  Version: 3D Fish School Screensaver 4.96.1

Pros

It looks good.

Cons

Unless you pay $42 you are going to get an annoying big screen message that force you to purchase the screen saver every few seconds.

Summary

Do not even waste your time on this piece of garbage.

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4 stars

"overall a good screensaver"

August 08, 2010  |  By dennislowes

 |  Version: 3D Fish School Screensaver 4.96.1

Pros

Very realistic fish and scenery

Cons

The trial version is useless since the window to buy full version annoyingly pops up every 5 seconds regardless of hitting the buy later button. These pop up messages give me great incentive NOT to buy the full version due to its frequent reminders.

Summary

only download if you are willing to buy it.

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3 stars

"Has some problems"

July 12, 2010  |  By BlueBoon56

 |  Version: 3D Fish School Screensaver 4.96.1

Pros

Fish are good looking. Salt or Fresh selection.

Cons

Jerky movement, "water distortion", Have to buy the fish you want.

Summary

This is one to skip basically.

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 4.96.1
Version 4.96.1 resolves various technical issues.
General
Publisher Gelios Software
Publisher web site http://www.geliosoft.com/
Release Date June 29, 2010
Date Added June 29, 2010
Version 4.96.1
Category
Category Screensavers & Wallpaper
Subcategory Screensavers
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows 2000, Windows NT, Windows Vista, Windows Me, Windows, Windows 98, Windows 95, Windows 7, Windows XP
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 3.83MB
File Name FishSchool4994cn.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 2,046,577
Downloads Last Week 172
Pricing
License Model Free to try
Limitations Some features disabled
Price $29.95

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