GUIDE TO FREE SOFTWARE AND WEB APPLICATIONS

FREE ANTIVIRUS SOFTWARE

Avira AntiVir PersonalEdition Classic

Windows 95-Vista, 20.3MB

Free Adware/Spyware/Scumware Remover 

Spyware Terminator

Windows 98-XP, 7.7MB

 

Free Firewall

Online Armor PersonalFirewall

Windows NT-XP, 15MB

Free Trojan Scanner/Trojan Remover 

AVG Anti-Spyware

(6.17MB)

 

Free Rootkit Scanner/Remover

Panda Anti-Rootkit

Freeware, Windows 2K, XP.353KB

 

Best Hostbased Intrusion Prevention program (HIPS)

THEATREFIRE

Freeware, Windows 2000 SP4 -> Vista, 13.9 MB

Best Free Web Browser 

Opera

(4.6MB)

 

Best Free Browser Protection

SpywareBlaster

Freeware, all Windows version, 2.5MB

Free AnonymousSurfing Service   

JAP

Freeware, Any Windows system with Java, 5.5MB

Application Launchers

LAUNCHY

(Windows, open source)

Free Drive Imaging Program FOR WINDOWS

DriveImage XML

Freeware, Windows XP or Windows Server 2003, 1.60 MB

BitTorrent

Open Source programAzureus

Open source, any PC that supports Java, 8.6MB

Bookmarks

FOXMARKS

(All platforms with Firefox, free)

Free BookmarkCleaner 

AM-DeadLink

Freeware, all Windows versions, Internet Explorer, Opera, Mozilla and Firefox, 1.1MB

Calendar

Google Calender

(Web)

 

(Windows/Mac OS X, free)

Image Editing

Offline:  ProjectDogWaffle

 

Image Viewers/Managers 

Offline :  FastStone Image Viewer

 (3.0MB)

Online :  Picassa

(Windows/Linux, free)

Password Managers/Helpers

KeePass

(Windows/Mac OS X/Linux, open source)

Text Editors

EditPad Lite

Free for non-commercial use, Windows NT and later, 2.9MB

Zip File Extractors 

IZArc

Windows 9x and later, 3.1MB

 

PDF Readers

PDF-XChange Viewer

Freeware, Windows 2K-Vista, 13.2MB

Free FileCleaner

CCleaner

Freeware, all Windows versions, 1.4MB

Free DownloadManager 

Star Downloader

Freeware, All Windows versions, 2.34MB

Resource Meter

TinyResMeter

(92KB)

Desktop Search Utility

Exalead

 

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Modified: 8th Mar 2015

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Mohan Manohar is a blogger from India who founded Ittech back in 2007. He is passionate about all things tech and knows the Internet and computers like the back of his hand.