easy to use yet very potent and extremely efficient alternative
to the standard windows Explorer. It combines the user-friendliness
of the latter with the increased efficiency and advanced features
of good-old dual-pane file managers like Norton Commander. It is
a package that will appeal to the power user, yet its similarity
with Explorer will ensure that less experienced users will not be
driven away either.
source editor for Windows. While it can serve as a good replacement
for Notepad, it also offers many powerful features for programming
languages such as HTML, C/C++, Perl and Java.
cut-down version of the WordWeb Pro. It includes a comprehensive
English thesaurus and dictionary, and can be used to look up words
from within most programs. The Pro version also has word finding,
anagram, editing, vocabulary-building and customization features.
The ultimate archive utility
supports many archive formats like: 7-ZIP, A, ACE, ARC, ARJ, B64,
BH, BZ2, BZA, CAB, CPIO, DEB, ENC, GCA, GZ, GZA, HA, JAR, LHA, LIB,
LZH, MBF, MIM, PAK, PK3, RAR, RPM, TAR, TAZ, TBZ, TGZ, TZ, UUE,
WAR, XXE, YZ1, Z, ZIP, ZOO.
Ferant DHTML Studio Lite
Ferant DHTML Windows. A dragable layer that can be used like a popup, but it is user friendly, powerful, immune from popup killers, and robust enough to earn the rating of "Recommended".
You must have the Microsoft .NET Framework installed on your machine.
Porta turns an image directory into a neatly formatted web photo album. Its primary virtues are: It's fast, it's simple to use, it's lightweight and it produces clean and uncluttered web pages that will load fast and look good in all modern browsers.
Remember every text or
link you copied to clipboard and you can return to it later, even
after many days. It does this in a most elegant way and also tens
of other things.
Instead of the traditional look of many buttons, Equalizer has a
simple text line on which you can write the expression in the same
way you'd write it on paper (for example: typing "(6*5-12)
/ 2" will show the answer "9"). In addition, Equalizer
is fully skinable - you can completely change its appearance, and
even create your own skins.
A free word processor based on the Microsoft WordPad word processing engine built into Windows. A fast starting, easy to use word processor that expands well beyond the WordPad feature set. A small, portable word processor whose documents are fully compatible with Word and WordPad.
A two-click-solution for PC Cleaning and error fixing.
An interactive utility
to keep 2 directory trees and the files within the directories in
sync. The combined tree is displayed using a treeview control with
icons indicating the status per directory.
With its ability to
comprehensively scan your memory, registry, hard, removable and
optical drives for known datamining, aggressive advertising, and
tracking components, Ad-aware will provide the user with the confidence
to surf the Internet knowing that their privacy will remain intact.
Spybot - Search & Destroy
detect and remove spyware of different kinds from your computer.
If you see new toolbars in your Internet Explorer that you didn't
intentionally install, if your browser crashes, or if you browser
start page has changed without your knowing, you most probably have
Startup Delayer allows you to configure which programs to start first and which ones to delay when your computer is rebooted. You can set a custom delay for each one, even drag the visual display graph which shows you exactly how your programs are starting and allows you to easily modify the order or adjust delay times.
JR Screen Ruler
A great tool that
allows you to accurately measure anything on your screen. This is
especially useful when measuring graphics, web page browser sizes
or whatever. Screen Ruler can display Pixels, Inches, Picas or Centimeters.
SiteAdvisor software is an award-winning, free browser plug-in that provides safety advice about Websites when you need it - before you click on a risky site.
A software to view and
convert graphic files, really simple to use.
Select a Kodak Wratten
glass filter and the image will be shown with the filter on.
A complete hotkey
utility that allows you to set hotkeys to do common tasks like opening
files, ejecting your cdrom drives, restarting your computer, controlling
active windows, controlling Windows media player and Winamp 3, changing
volume, typing in commonly used text (macros) and much more.
Real-time space simulation
that lets you experience our universe in three dimensions. Unlike
most planetarium software, Celestia doesn't confine you to the surface
of the Earth.
RealWorld Paint.COM allows you to edit pictures with layers and assign effects to every layer. A layer can have for example a bevel effect active giving all shapes a 3D look and feel.RealWorld Paint.COM has much hidden power under the hood and harbors features unexpected in a freeware image editor. Many of its drawing tools and image filters are able to do gamma-aware blending and color gradient interpolation, producing correct colors by default.
very fast download manager software that turbo charges downloading
files from the Internet, such as your favorite software, mp3 files,
video files, picture collections, etc. Unlike any other similar
utilities, this software is 100% free, no charges, no banners in
Microsoft PowerToys for Windows XP
The most advanced
photo management application. It displays stunning professional
photos as your screensaver and wallpaper, and provides innovative
tools for sharing your personal photos on the web.
alog clockapplication for Microsoft Windows 98/ME/NT/2000/XP/ 2003.
easy to use unit conversion program that will convert the most popular
units of distance, temperature, volume, time, speed, mass, power,
density, pressure, energy and many others, including the ability
to create custom conversions!
and powerful command-line type calculator. This calculator remembers
recent entries, allows creation of variables, and includes many
advanced mathematical functions. This calculator is an especially
handy tool for software developers.
Backup and Restore for Windows NT/2000/2003/XP
fast FTP and SFTP client for Windows with a lot of features. FileZilla
Server is a reliable FTP server.
Pilot, you can capture screens in a variety of different ways.
browser, viewer, converter and editor that supports all major graphic
formats including BMP, JPEG, JPEG 2000, GIF, PNG, PCX, TIFF, WMF,
ICO and TGA. Other features include a batch image converter / resizer,
a full-screen image viewer with Select-Zoom support, a crystal-clear
magnifier and a slideshow with 60+ transitional effects.
free and easy-to-use Recipe Database Management System to assist
you in organizing your recipes and help you in analysing the nutritional
values of your meals. It contains large database of ingredients
and their nutrient values (over 100 nutrient, micronutrient, mineral
and vitamin).This Software is ideal for any person concern about
their health or involve in Fitness, diet and Nutrition.
NoScript Firefox extension
customizable calendar that displays the current month. It is a very
lightweight application that doesn't use much system resources or
take much space on your desktop.
Download Statusbar (Firefox plugin)
View and manage downloads from a tidy statusbar - without the download window getting in the way of your web browsing.
CookieSafe (Firefox plugin)
This extension will allow you to easily control cookie permissions. It will appear on your statusbar. Just click on the icon to allow, block, or temporarily allow the site to set cookies.
Google Earth puts a planet's worth of imagery and other geographic information right on your desktop. View exotic locales like Maui and Paris as well as points of interest such as local restaurants, hospitals, schools, and more.
VirtualPhotographer (Photoshop compatible plugin)
VirtualPhotographer includes over 50 presets that automatically apply combinations of film grain, color modification, B/W, soft focus, high contrast and many artistic effects to achieve the same professional-looking images that used to take hours of photo editing. Get results in seconds!
Selective Saturation (Photoshop compatible plugin)
A plugin to adjust the saturation only at the parts of the photo with saturation in a specified range.
ColorZilla (Firefox plugin)
Advanced Eyedropper, ColorPicker, Page Zoomer and other colorful goodies...
All-in-One Gestures (Firefox plugin)
This extension includes mouse gestures with customization, rocker navigation, tab and history scrolling, and autoscrolling similar to that in IE, all in a single package.
Visualizer Photo Resize
Visualizer Photo Resize is a complete package for digital photographers and webmasters who wants to resize, improve and share photos fast and easy. With Visualizer Photo Resize you can achieve the results you want without any graphic or web experience.
Paint.NET is image and photo manipulation software designed to be used on computers that run Windows 2000, XP, Vista, or Server 2003. It supports layers, unlimited undo, special effects, and a wide variety of useful and powerful tools.
FreeMind is a premier free mind-mapping software written in Java.
Startup Control Panel
Startup Control Panel is a nifty control panel applet that allows you to easily configure which programs run when your computer starts. It's simple to use and is very small and won't burden your system.
Photology helps you navigate the flood of digital photos on your computer by finding photos using simple and intuitive filters like faces, sky, color, location, and time of day.