Software of choice for everyday usage and more...

This list contains software that I use every day on my windows workstation. Mostly small utils but mighty) In short, here favorite programs, without which it's impossible to work at the computer for me.


  • CDisplay Ex

    Freemium Windows Android Android Tablet Website

    CDisplay Ex is the most used comic book reader. It is able to read all comic book formats (cbr cbz pdf etc..).

     

    CDisplay Ex icon
  • Windows Tweaks and Tools

  • HDD/SDD Utils

  • TestDisk

    Free Mac OS X Windows Linux BSD Haiku Website

    TestDisk is a powerful free data recovery software! It was primarily designed to help recover lost partitions and/or make non-booting disks bootable again when these symptoms are caused by faulty software, certain types of viruses or human error (such as accidentally deleting a Partition Table). Partition table recovery using TestDisk is really easy.

     

    TestDisk icon
  • Internet

  • Mozilla Firefox

    Free Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone ... Android Tablet BSD iPad PortableApps.com Haiku ReactOS Website

    Mozilla Firefox (known simply as Firefox) is a free and open-source web browser developed by the Mozilla Foundation and its subsidiary, the Mozilla Corporation.

     

    Mozilla Firefox icon
  • Pale Moon

    Free Windows Linux Website

    Pale Moon is an Open Source, Goanna-based web browser available for Microsoft Windows and Linux focusing on efficiency and ease of use.

    Pale Moon offers you a browsing experience in a browser completely built from its own, independently developed source that has been forked off from Firefox/Mozilla code, with carefully selected features and optimizations to improve the browser's speed*, resource use, stability and user experience, while offering full customization and a growing collection of extensions and themes to make the browser truly your own.

     

    Pale Moon icon
  • Vivaldi Browser

    Free Mac Windows Linux Website

    A browser for our friends. Fast, feature rich and highly customizable that puts the users first.

     

    Vivaldi Browser icon
  • Other

  • Nox App Player

    Free Mac Windows Website

    Nox APP Player aims to provide the best experience for users to play Android games and apps on PC.

     

    Nox App Player icon
  • Meld

    Free Mac OS X Windows Linux BSD Python Website

    Meld is a visual diff and merge tool. You can compare two or three files and edit them in place (diffs update dynamically). You can compare two or three folders and launch file comparisons. You can browse and view a working copy from popular version control systems such such as CVS, Subversion, Bazaar-ng and Mercurial. Written with Python and GTK.

    Requirements:
    Python 2.6
    GTK+/pygtk 2.14
    GLib/pygobject 2.16
    GtkSourceView/pygtksourceview 2.10 (optional)

    Note: There are ports to Mac but the app doesn't "officially" run on Mac.

     

    Meld icon
  • FFmpeg

    Free Mac Windows Linux Website

    FFmpeg is an open source project that develops libraries and programs for handling multimedia data. FFmpeg is the home to libavcodec, a codec library used by a large spectrum of programs, and libavformat, a mux and demux library for containers. The project develops 4 command-line programs; ffmpeg, the central tool for transcoding multimedia files, as well as ffplay, a simple media player for previewing files, ffprobe, a profiling tool for scanning containers, and ffserver, a network streaming server.

    FFmpeg is published under the GNU Lesser General Public License 2.1+ or GNU General Public License 2+ (depending on which options are enabled).

     

    FFmpeg icon
  • ActivePresenter

    Freemium Mac Windows Website

    ActivePresenter is a solution for creating screencast videos, handouts, manuals, documentation, and interactive training presentations. With the full-featured editor, ActivePresenter allows you to edit audio/video, tweak the look and feel of content, and define the branched scenarios easily and effectively. Supporting the latest web standard HTML5 and the ability to integrate with Learning Management Systems, the content created with ActivePresenter can be delivered virtually to any devices and platforms.

    Create high quality screencasts for FREE in 3 simple steps:

    1. Record your computer screen along with audio narration:

    Record full motion video with crystal clear quality and high fps (depends on your computer speed)
    Capture screen as a sequence of slides based on interactions.
    Automatically generate appropriate annotations for each action
    NO WATERMARK AND NO TIME LIMIT!

    1. Improve your screencast quality by adding/editing:

    Attractive callouts/annotations for explaining each action
    Changing mouse cursor path
    Remove/change unneeded parts
    Add more video overlays
    Sync audio, video and overlays
    Closed Captioning

    1. Export your screencasts to various video formats: AVI, MP4, WMV, FLV, MKV or WebM
      Easily share or upload to video sharing sites
      Run same content on any platforms and devices which support HTML5.
      Pushlish to leading Learning Management System using SCORM standard.
      Track and report key metrics to evaluate learner performance

    ActivePresenter is released as 3 editions:

    • Free Edition: Can create video (MP4, FLV, AVI, MKV, WMV, WebM)
    • Standard Edition: Can create Video (AVI, MP4, WMV, WebM), Microsoft Word, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Excel, Adobe PDF and HTML output
    • Pro Edition: Similar to Standard Edition, plus the capability to create Interactive HTML5 Simulations

     

    ActivePresenter icon
  • Tor

    Free Mac Windows Linux BSD Website

    Tor is free software and an open network that helps you defend against traffic analysis, a form of network surveillance that threatens personal freedom and privacy, confidential business activities and relationships, and state security.

     

    Tor icon
  • Sumatra PDF

    Free Windows PortableApps.com Website

    Sumatra PDF is a slim, free, open-source PDF/DjVu/EPUB/XPS/CHM/CBR/CBZ/MOBI viewer for Windows.
    Why another PDF reader?

    Sumatra has a minimalistic design. Simplicity has a higher priority than a lot of features.

    Its small and starts up very fast.

    Its designed for portable use: its just one file with no external dependencies so you can easily run it from external USB drive.

     

    Sumatra PDF icon
  • Medieval CUE Splitter

    Free Windows Website

    Medieval CUE splitter is an easy-to-use tool for breaking long audio files into smaller, songlike chunks. It has a simple layout and fast results; its only drawback is the rare CUE file format it uses.

     

    Medieval CUE Splitter icon
  • DB Browser for SQLite

    Free Mac OS X Windows Linux BSD PortableApps.com Website

    DB Browser for SQLite is a high quality, visual, open source tool to create, design, and edit database files compatible with SQLite.

    It is for users and developers wanting to create databases, search, and edit data. It uses a familiar spreadsheet-like interface, and you don't need to learn complicated SQL commands.

     

    DB Browser for SQLite icon
  • Recuva

    Freemium Windows PortableApps.com Website

    Accidentally deleted an important file? Lost files after a computer crash? No problem - Recuva recovers files from your Windows computer, recycle bin, digital camera card, or MP3 player!.

     

    Recuva icon
  • Scanner

    Free Windows Website

    This tool uses a sunburst chart to display the usage of your hard disk or other media. The chart shows all major files and folders from all directory levels at once.

     

    Scanner icon
  • IObit Uninstaller

    Freemium Windows PortableApps.com Website

    IObit Uninstaller 7 is the perfect solution for uninstalling unwanted programs, bundleware, browser plugins, and Windows Apps.

     

    IObit Uninstaller icon
  • HWiNFO (32/64)

    Free Windows PortableApps.com Website

    HWiNFO are professional hardware information and diagnostic tools supporting latest components, industry technologies and standards. Both tools are designed to collect and present the maximum amount of information possible about computers hardware which makes them suitable for users searching for driver updates, computer manufacturers, system integrators and technical experts as well. Retrieved information is presented in a logical and easily understandable form and can be exported into various types of reports.

     

    HWiNFO (32/64) icon
  • Rapid Environment Editor

    Free Windows Website

    Rapid Environment Editor (RapidEE) is an environment variables editor. It includes easy to use GUI and replaces small and inconvenient Windows edit box. RapidEE 5.x supports Windows NT, 2000, 2003, XP, Vista, 2008 & Windows 7 (including 64 bit versions). If you still use Windows 9x or ME, then use version 2.1.

     

    Rapid Environment Editor icon
  • BlueLife Hosts Editor

    Free Windows Website

    BlueLife Hosts Editor is a portable freeware hosts-file editor and allows you to easily add/delete, block, and update domain names to your hosts file.

     

    BlueLife Hosts Editor icon
  • LibreOffice

    Free Mac Windows Linux Android BSD Website

    LibreOffice is a free and open-source office suite that is compatible with other major office suites, and is available on all operating systems. It is an independently-developed version of the OpenOffice.org suite.

    The office suite includes:

    Small LibreOffice - Writer iconLibreOffice - Writer, a word processor with similar functionality and file support to Small Microsoft Office Word iconMicrosoft Office Word . It has extensive WYSIWYG word processing capabilities, but can also be used as a basic text editor.

    Small LibreOffice - Calc iconLibreOffice - Calc , a spreadsheet program, similar to Small Microsoft Office Excel iconMicrosoft Office Excel . It has a number of unique features, including a system which automatically defines series of graphs, based on information available to the user.

    Small LibreOffice - Impress iconLibreOffice - Impress , a presentation program resembling Small Microsoft Office Powerpoint iconMicrosoft Office Powerpoint . Presentations can be exported as SWF files, allowing them to be viewed on any computer with Adobe Flash installed.

    Small LibreOffice - Draw iconLibreOffice - Draw , a vector graphics editor and diagramming tool similar to Small Microsoft Office Visio iconMicrosoft Office Visio . It provides connectors between shapes, which are available in a range of line styles and facilitate building drawings such as flowcharts. It also includes features similar to desktop publishing software such as Small Scribus iconScribus and Small Microsoft Office Publisher iconMicrosoft Office Publisher .

    Small LibreOffice - Math iconLibreOffice - Math , an application designed for creating and editing mathematical formulae.
    Small LibreOffice - Base iconLibreOffice - Base , a database management program, similar to Small Microsoft Office Access iconMicrosoft Office Access .

     

    LibreOffice icon
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader DC

    Freemium Mac Windows Android iPhone Chrome OS ... Windows Phone iPad Blackberry 10 Website

    Adobe Acrobat Reader DC is a powerful software for viewing, printing, and annotating PDFs.

    It’s connected to Adobe Document Cloud — so it’s easier than ever to work with PDFs on computers and mobile devices.

    The commercial proprietary Acrobat, available for Microsoft Windows and OS X only, can also create, edit, convert, digitally sign, encrypt, export and publish PDF files.

    Acrobat.com complements the family with a variety of enterprise content management and file hosting services.

     

    Adobe Acrobat Reader DC  icon



Comments on Software of choice for everyday usage and more...

Echo echo ... Feels empty in here

Maybe you want to be the first to submit a comment?

Sign up to comment, it's simple!