Living Cookbook 2008 2.0.51 - Free download and software reviews - CNET Download.com

Living Cookbook 2008

Publisher's Description

More Products to Consider

  • Screenshot Keylogge...
    Monitor your PC use and log keystrokes, clipboard, screenshot, ...
    Download Or, Learn More About Screenshot Keylogger

    Installed

    Smart Install
  • 360Revolution
    Enhance your gameplay by editing Xbox 360 gamesaves.
    Download Or, Learn More About 360Revolution

    Installed

    Smart Install
  • Passport Photo
    Print at home or at your office passport photo and ID photo.
    Download Or, Learn More About Passport Photo

    Installed

    Smart Install
  • Free Image Converte...
    Convert and resize your image files.
    Download Or, Learn More About Free Image Converter

    Installed

    Smart Install
  • The Hat
    Determine a random order for a group of people or choose indivi...
    Download Or, Learn More About The Hat

    Installed

    Smart Install
  • Anti Mosquito Softw...
    Drive the mosquitoes away.
    Download Or, Learn More About Anti Mosquito Software

    Installed

    Smart Install
  • YoWindow
    Watch weather just like the view from the window.
    Download Or, Learn More About YoWindow

    Installed

    Smart Install
  • MB-Ruler
    Meassure distances and angles on your desktop.
    Download Or, Learn More About MB-Ruler

    Installed

    Smart Install
  • My Movie Library
    Categorize and keep track of your movie collection.
    Download Or, Learn More About My Movie Library

    Installed

    Smart Install
  • Realtime Landscapin...
    Create realistic, 3D walk-throughs of your design ideas.

    This download is served from an external site

    close

    NOTICE: This link will open a connection to a third-party site. CNET cannot ensure the security of software that is hosted on external sites.

    Continue to download

    Sponsored Products

    Download Or, Learn More About Realtime Landscaping Plus 2013

    Installed

    Smart Install
  • MB Janam Kundali
    Find out interesting information about your birth date.
    Download Or, Learn More About MB Janam Kundali

    Installed

    Smart Install
  • exPressit SE
    Design and print labels for your tapes, discs, and other disc m...
    Download Or, Learn More About exPressit SE

    Installed

    Smart Install
  • Incognito Gone
    Disable private browsing option in any Web browser.
    Download Or, Learn More About Incognito Gone

    Installed

    Smart Install
  • PS3 Xploder PRO Wit...
    Access and create great cheats for your PS3.
    Download Or, Learn More About PS3 Xploder PRO With Cheats Editor

    Installed

    Smart Install
  • The Weather Channel...
    Local conditions, severe-weather alerts, radar, and forecasts o...
    Download Or, Learn More About The Weather Channel Desktop

    Installed

    Smart Install
  • Crystal Ski for Win...
    Deliver ski holidays in some of the world's best resorts.

    This download is served from an external site

    close

    NOTICE: This link will open a connection to a third-party site. CNET cannot ensure the security of software that is hosted on external sites.

    Continue to download

    Sponsored Products

    Visit Site Or, Learn More About Crystal Ski for Windows 8
  • TravelBeirut for Wi...
    Know everything about Beirut and discover its culture and attra...

    This download is served from an external site

    close

    NOTICE: This link will open a connection to a third-party site. CNET cannot ensure the security of software that is hosted on external sites.

    Continue to download

    Sponsored Products

    Visit Site Or, Learn More About TravelBeirut for Windows 8
  • Garden Planner
    Design and print your own garden plan.
    Download Or, Learn More About Garden Planner

    Installed

    Smart Install
  • TravelKorat for Win...
    Discover interesting places to eat, shop, and resort on your Wi...

    This download is served from an external site

    close

    NOTICE: This link will open a connection to a third-party site. CNET cannot ensure the security of software that is hosted on external sites.

    Continue to download

    Sponsored Products

    Visit Site Or, Learn More About TravelKorat for Windows 8
  • TravelCopenhagen fo...
    Discover interesting places to eat, shop, and resort on your Wi...

    This download is served from an external site

    close

    NOTICE: This link will open a connection to a third-party site. CNET cannot ensure the security of software that is hosted on external sites.

    Continue to download

    Sponsored Products

    Visit Site Or, Learn More About TravelCopenhagen for Windows 8
  • PlayOn
    Watch videos, shows, and movies from Web sites such as Hulu, CB...
    Download Or, Learn More About PlayOn

    Installed

    Smart Install
  • TravelKiev for Wind...
    Discover interesting places to eat, shop, and resort on your Wi...

    This download is served from an external site

    close

    NOTICE: This link will open a connection to a third-party site. CNET cannot ensure the security of software that is hosted on external sites.

    Continue to download

    Sponsored Products

    Visit Site Or, Learn More About TravelKiev for Windows 8
  • Expedia for Windows...
    Find and book hotels at the best price on your Windows 8 device...

    This download is served from an external site

    close

    NOTICE: This link will open a connection to a third-party site. CNET cannot ensure the security of software that is hosted on external sites.

    Continue to download

    Sponsored Products

    Visit Site Or, Learn More About Expedia for Windows 8
  • TravelVienna for Wi...
    Know everything about Vienna and discover its culture and attra...

    This download is served from an external site

    close

    NOTICE: This link will open a connection to a third-party site. CNET cannot ensure the security of software that is hosted on external sites.

    Continue to download

    Sponsored Products

    Visit Site Or, Learn More About TravelVienna for Windows 8
All User Reviews
  • All versions:

    4.0 stars

    out of 104 votes

    • 5 star: 64
    • 4 star: 10
    • 3 star: 11
    • 2 star: 2
    • 1 star: 17
  • Current version:

    3.7 stars

    out of 25 votes

    • 5 star: 12
    • 4 star: 4
    • 3 star: 3
    • 2 star: 2
    • 1 star: 4
  • My rating:

    0 stars

    Write review

Results 1-10 of 25

  • 1.0 stars

    "Too Constricting and has Calculation Errors"

    October 19, 2010  |   By fishheadsoup88

    Version: Living Cookbook 2008 2.0.51

    Pros

    Looks nice and prints recipes with estimated nutritional value if you verify each entry

    Cons

    Constricts where you can enter software
    Want's to be a big brother like Microsoft and tracks when you open program
    Has gross errors in the calculation of entered and database items when creating a recipe

    Summary

    Although this software is mediocre at best it does it's job when it is calculating properly. I entered a recipe and it calculated each serving at over 5000 calories for something like 8 oz due to the miscalculation of an item. I am finding that I need to verify each and every item that I add to a recipe after it is finished and every time I have to adjust qty and nutrition value to get it to work properly and display values properly. Believe me I know math and I know software and this software is very buggy. I calculate each recipe on paper each time before entering and after entering every recipe it always comes out wrong and I have to adjust it and were talking by hundreds of calories.
    I found after the fact that it restricts me on where I can install this software and it can not be mobile. Where I would have prefered to install it to an external HD this software does not allow you to. When brought up at the developer forum this was only verified and policy was put in my face by responders. Not a very friendly place.
    Not a user friendly company or software that I would recommend to anybody and as I have paid for this I will make do with what I have and just work around the bugs.
    There is a newer version soon to be released that looks prettier but I am sure has the very same bugs and restrictions. Won't consider in the least to upgrade and spend more money on a mediocre program.

    Reply to this review

    Was this review helpful? (0) (0)

  • 1.0 stars

    "I uninstalled this, personally I did not like it."

    June 16, 2010  |   By elcharis39

    Version: Living Cookbook 2008 2.0.51

    Pros

    No comment

    Cons

    no comment

    Reply to this review

    Was this review helpful? (1) (1)

  • 2.0 stars

    "Too many bugs and issues."

    February 1, 2010  |   By jakebe2

    Version: Living Cookbook 2008 2.0.51

    Pros

    As a whole the program would do everything you could want.

    Cons

    The program is not intuitive enough and takes too much time trying to figure out what should be simple steps. The tutorials need a major overhaul. Uninstalling and reinstalling did not fix display issues.

    Summary

    I wish the program would work right and was more intuitive to use. I think I would love it after using it for awhile if it worked. I'm a very experienced computer user (daily since early '80s) and had too many problems trying to get it to work correctly. A novice computer user would be lost. One window would not clear completely and would partially hide the one below. Same with drop down menu boxes. They would fail to close properly. I even tried adjusting my computer graphics settings and still had issues. I really was hoping this would be a good workable program and would do the things it advertised but there were just too many problems to continue struggling with it. Glad there was a trial period.

    Reply to this review

    Was this review helpful? (3) (0)

  • 4.0 stars

    "So far, great software!"

    December 31, 2009  |   By mrhoadestx

    Version: Living Cookbook 2008 2.0.51

    Pros

    I imported all my recipes (2226 of them) from AccuChef without much incident. There are a few mistakes that i'm catching, but that's not much, considering. Apparently when I upgraded to Win7, it caused serious problems with AccuChef. I'm liking it.

    Cons

    I find it not quite as intuitive as I'd like. I did write an email to support after searching the forum, but it's been 2 or 3 days so far without a response. During the interval I finally figured out the answer to my question.

    Summary

    Haven't tried some features, so time will tell if I continue to like it, but I think I will. :)

    Reply to this review

    Was this review helpful? (0) (0)

  • 3.0 stars

    "Unusable for shopping/costs management"

    December 26, 2009  |   By BostonTeach

    Version: Living Cookbook 2008 2.0.51

    Pros

    Great for recipe and nutrition info management - great import/export functions and ability to make cookbooks

    Cons

    VERY VERY difficult (impossible) to use for comparing grocery costs, shopping - linking system is way to complicated

    Summary

    Do not buy if you need to be able to manage food costs/shopping lists

    Reply to this review

    Was this review helpful? (1) (0)

  • 4.0 stars

    "Great Little Package"

    November 26, 2009  |   By nanrig

    Version: Living Cookbook 2008 2.0.51

    Pros

    Capture recipes from internet, keep an inventory so you know when to re-stock

    Cons

    Could do with the tutorials expanded a little.

    Summary

    I think this is the best cookery programme I could ever hope for. I have been looking for a programme for a long time now and here it is (I hope, just started using it but I have bought it)

    Reply to this review

    Was this review helpful? (0) (0)

  • 1.0 stars

    "Downloaded a few hours ago and what a dissappoint"

    October 29, 2009  |   By tominhaiti

    Version: Living Cookbook 2008 2.0.51

    Pros

    ????????????

    Cons

    Was looking for healthy recipes. Am I missing something? Searched for chicken breast and nothing came up. Tried vegetarian and had the same result. Seems good for the meat and potatoes type. Moving on...

    Reply to this review

    Was this review helpful? (1) (2)

  • 3.0 stars

    "Seems to be a well organized format"

    July 16, 2009  |   By SherriP61

    Version: Living Cookbook 2008 2.0.51

    Pros

    I like the ease of searching for recipes. I haven't tried entering any of my own yet.

    Cons

    the program seems to be a little slow at times.

    Summary

    I am anxious to take the time to start entering my own recipes.

    Reply to this review

    Was this review helpful? (1) (0)

  • 4.0 stars

    "An outstanding software"

    July 7, 2009  |   By Merkel1

    Version: Living Cookbook 2008 2.0.51

    Pros

    Easy to use and outstanding features in nicely integrated database

    Cons

    none so far

    Summary

    A great tool to planning meals

    Reply to this review

    Was this review helpful? (1) (0)

  • 5.0 stars

    "my search is finally over, I did the trial then ordered"

    May 12, 2009  |   By debbiekerr

    Version: Living Cookbook 2008 2.0.51

    Pros

    more features than my old program; trial virtually full version; full version is HALF price of what an 'upgrade' to Cook 'n would have cost - and I believe this has more features - the trial download for Cook 'n didn't allow me to test, only 'browse'

    Cons

    one license per computer not great, but considering the price and features, a small price to pay - plus I'll want all my recipes in one place anyway.

    Summary

    more features than I was hoping for, at a reasonable price

    Reply to this review

    Was this review helpful? (2) (0)

Results 1-10 of 25

Add Your Review

Log in or create an account to post a review.
You are logged in as . Please submit your review for Living Cookbook 2008 2.0.51
Add Your Review

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our site terms of use.

Submit your reply

Submit

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our site terms of use.

cancel

E-mail this review

Submit cancel

Report offensive content

If you believe this comment is offensive or violates the CNET's Site Terms of Use, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the comment). Once reported, our staff will be notified and the comment will be reviewed.

Select type of offense:

Offensive: Sexually explicit or offensive language
Spam: Advertisements or commercial links
Disruptive posting: Flaming or offending other users
Illegal activities: Promote cracked software, or other illegal content
Submit cancel

Previous Versions:

Error

close

ERROR MESSAGE

If you think this is an error, please contact CNET TechTracker Support for further assistance.

Ok

Running Request

close

loading

Smart Install Software

close

CNET TechTracker will now automatically install software without requiring further action by you. (Note: This feature automatically accepts associated EULAs and third party applications on your behalf.)

You have selected the following software to Smart Install:

CNET TechTracker will attempt to install this software without interrupting you again. If an application requires manual installation, CNET TechTracker will download the installer and prompt you to take further action.

Proceed with Smart Install?

Confirm Standard Install Cancel

Submit a problem report for Living Cookbook 2008

close

Please describe the problem you have with this software. This information will be sent to our editors for review.

Problem:

The CNET Installer isn't working as expected

The download link does not work

The software has a newer version

The software contains malware

Other

Description:

Please select a feedback type.

Please enter a description.

Submit Problem Report

Problem Report submitted

close

Thank you for submitting a problem report! The Download team is committed to providing you with accurate software information.

OK

Or, Learn More About Living Cookbook 2008

Installed

Smart Install
Living Cookbook 2008