Tristana RSS Reader

Tristana RSS Reader

Download Editors' Rating:
4
Excellent
Average User Rating:
3.8
out of 21 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    5.0.0.45
  • Total Downloads:
    51,483
  • Date Added:
    Oct. 03, 2007
  • Price:
    Free

Editors' Review

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This simple RSS reader provides the standard functions, with a couple of bonus features thrown in. Tristana offers the standard three-paned interface, with news channels on the left, headlines on the upper right, and a viewing window in the lower right.

Only a few example newsfeeds come with the program, so you'll need to find more on your own. Fortunately, the search box on the top of the interface helps you find RSS feeds by keyword. You also can click the Add Content Channel button and enter RSS, XML, or RDF links you find at your favorite sites; the program tells you how to do it if you need help. Unlike some readers, the viewing window offers convenient Forward and Back buttons so you can move around in pages you're reading.

Also, you can choose whether you want to view a story in the viewing window or in an external browser. Overall, we think Tristana is a great free reader for newbies who want to check out RSS.

 
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User Reviews
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5 stars

"Simple and effective"

December 29, 2009  |  By asheshbharadwaj

 |  Version: Tristana RSS Reader 5.0.0.45

Pros

Very simple and easy. Does exactly what is needed

Cons

Nothing, I can think of

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3 stars

"Simple, And not so effective"

December 02, 2008  |  By wormo12

 |  Version: Tristana RSS Reader 5.0.0.45

Pros

Looks good
It does work
The theme would be good for a Firefox fanatic

Cons

Very humble
Doesn't accept some feed sources

Summary

I originally downloaded this ages ago because it looked good, when i tried to put some of my feeds into it it rejected some of them for some reason. Then something happened on my computer a few days later and i had to restore my system, then the reader was gone.

So i downloaded it again some time later and as soon as i restarted my computer (Sony Vaio running Vista home premium SP1)it crashed and frose, the only way i could sort it out was to start my laptop in safe mode and do another system rstore, and after that my laptop was fine. AND I WON'T DOWNLOAD IT AGAIN !!!!!!!

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1 stars

"Don't waste your time"

June 16, 2008  |  By Wasn't Me

 |  Version: Tristana RSS Reader 5.0.0.45

Pros

It's a small file

Cons

Wont allow Craigs List RSS feeds.

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5 stars

"Superb"

April 04, 2008  |  By Faiscar

 |  Version: Tristana RSS Reader 5.0.0.45

Pros

First time using an RSS Feeder. Its simple to use.

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5 stars

"Excellent RSS Reader"

October 03, 2007  |  By rocktopher

 |  Version: Tristana RSS Reader 5.0.0.45

Pros

I have used this reader for over 4 years and with each version it just gets better.

Cons

Better search options would be nice.

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 5.0.0.45
Version 5.0.0.45 updates feeds with dynamic urls and lets you permanently change feed names.
General
Publisher Tristana - Insight Commerce
Publisher web site http://www.tristana.org
Release Date October 03, 2007
Date Added October 03, 2007
Version 5.0.0.45
Category
Category Browsers
Subcategory Newsreaders & RSS Readers
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows NT, Windows, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2000
Additional Requirements Windows NT/2000/XP/2003 Server/Vista
Download Information
File Size 1MB
File Name TristanaSetup5-45.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 51,483
Downloads Last Week 6
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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