Software & Freeware
The price of your computer should not be skyrocketed by adding software to the system. Between an Office Suite, Photo Editor and various other programs like Antivirus you can already tack on hundreds of dollars to the price of your new PC. Our crack team of researchers have come up with a total freeware package plan that will keep you protected and give you loads of productivity possiblities!
- VirtualBox - You can run OS's and software in a safe environment on your computer. Great for learning and development.
Image Viewers and Editors
- Audacity - Free Digital Audio Recorder/Mixer.
- Freemake - Convert Video Types Easily.
- Gameshow - They make it super simple to get into Game Streaming (Twitch, Hitbox and YouTube)
- Really Slick Screensavers - 3D Open GL Screensavers, hours of entertainment!
- VLC - OpenSource Media Player with DVD capabilities.
- Winamp - A great free media player.
- Windows Movie Maker - If you can't or don't want to spend $50 - $70 for Sony Movie Studio, then this will do alright.
- WPS Office - Microsoft Office Clone that is in many ways better than MS Office. (I highly recommend you buy a lifetime license, it is worth it :) )
- Notepad ++ - Free replacement to notepad, and code editor.
- Malwarebytes - Free version does urge you to buy for $24.95 and only the registered version does active protection and scheduled scanning. Free version, you must manually update and scan.
- BurnAware - A free easy way to make CD's / DVD's and Blu-Ray Burns.
- CCleaner - A great way to get rid of junk/temp files and clean up useless entries in your registry safely.
- Classic Shell - Best desktop start menu solution for Windows 8.1!
- Directx 9 Redistributable June 2010 Edition - Loads of older PC games still require this.
- Speccy - is a handy little program that tells you everything (including your product key for Windows) you want to know about your PC as well as usages and temps of supported hardware.
- TeamViewer - is a simple and very flexible remote assistance tool. Loads of features! Free for personal use only.
- UDPixel - Got a flat-screen? This helps find dead or fix stuck pixels.
- WinSCP - A open source free SFTP client, FTP client, WebDAV client and SCP client.
- Zipware - A simple and free ZIP/UnZIP utility software. Opens many file types (7-zip, RAR, Tar, etc.). Zips to .zip and .7z.
** Software for Microsoft Windows 7, 8.1 & 10