You have come across the ZephyrSoft home page. Here you can download some tools I developed over the years and also actively take part in further development. I wrote these programs because there was no free solution, at least no satisfactory one. Some were created especially for Koinonia Fellowship in Hannover, Germany.

Mathis Dirksen-Thedens

And just in case you wondered what “Zephyr” stands for: it’s Latin and means “westerly winds”. I chose it as my code name (or brand name) long ago.

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