Here we have created a list of the top 15 free software downloads.
They are in no particular order.
- Easeus ToDo Backup – https://www.todo-backup.com/
A great program for backing up your precious documents.
- Open Office – www.openoffice.org
This is a great alternative to Microsoft’s Office package. It is also compatible with office documents.
- AVG Free – www.avg.com
This gives basic antivirus protection
- Sync Toy V2.1 – https://www.microsoft.com/download/en/details.aspx?id=15155
Microsoft’s answer to keeping all your files across your network up to date.
- Firefox – www.mozilla.com
This is a free alternative to Internet Explorer 8 or 9
- Thunderbird – www.mozilla.com/thunderbird
A great alternative to Microsoft’s Outlook
- Skype – www.skype.com
This is one of the best internet communication programs on the market, and the quality is fantastic.
- Google Earth – https://www.google.co.uk/intl/en_uk/earth/index.html
Great online maps and global mapping software.
- GIMP – www.gimp.org
Great photo editing software with some very powerful features.
- Copernic – www.copernic.com
A Great indexing software, never lose the location of a file or email again! Alternative to windows desktop search or Google desktop search.
- Spybot Search & Destroy – https://www.safer-networking.org
Good program to keep out those pesky Trojans and spyware programs.
- K-Lite Mega Codec Pack 5.60 – https://www.free-codecs.com/download/k_lite_codec_pack.htm
This program installs codec’s for almost all video types.
- UDead Pixel program – https://udpix.free.fr/
Can be used to bring back to life those dead or stuck pixels.
- Malwarebytes – https://www.malwarebytes.org/
Free program to help to keep your computer free of Trojans and spyware.
- Truecrypt – https://www.truecrypt.org/
This program can encrypt personal data so prying eyes can’t see. A Very powerful program.