The Best-ever Freeware List on WWW

The Best-ever Freeware List on WWW
Mohammad Rehan
IGRMS, Library Bhopal
9827369345

1 Best Free Web Browser:
[1] http://www.mozilla.org/products/firefox/ (5.6MB)
[2] http://www.techsupportalert.com/firefox.htm
[3] http://www.opera.com/ (4.6MB)
[4] http://www.maxthon.com/index.htm (1.9MB)
[5] http://www.avantbrowser.com/ (1.86MB)
[6] http://kmeleon.sourceforge.net/ (6MB)

2 Best Free Anti-Virus Software :
[1] http://free.grisoft.com/freeweb.php/doc/2/ (16.0MB)
[2] http://www.avast.com/eng/avast_4_home.html (8.8MB)
[3] http://www.activevirusshield.com/antivirus/freeav/index.adp? (13.9MB)
[4] http://www.free-av.com (8.7MB)
[5] http://www.bitdefender.com/PRODUCT-14-en--BitDefender-8-Free-Edition.html (13.2MB)
[1] http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=435bfce7-da2b-4a6a-afa4-f7f14e605a0d
[2] http://www.spywareterminator.com (2.3MB)

4 Best Free Browser Protection Utility :
[1] http://www.sandboxie.com Free for personal use, Win2K and later, 310KB
[2] http://www.javacoolsoftware.com/spywareblaster.html Freeware, all Windows version, 2.5MB
[3] http://www.javacoolsoftware.com/spywareguard.html Freeware, All Windows versions, 913KB

5 Best Free Firewall :
[1] http://www.sunbelt-software.com/Kerio.cfm (7.3MB)
[2] http://www.personalfirewall.comodo.com/ (8MB)
[3] http://www.jetico.com/index.htm#/jpfirewall.htm[ (2.7MB)
[4] http://www.netveda.com/consumer/safetynet.htm (6.3MB)
[5] http://www.zonelabs.com/store/content/company/products/znalm/freeDownload.jsp (9.0MB)

6 Best Free Trojan Scanner/Trojan Remover :
[1] http://www.ewido.net/en/download/ (6.17MB)
[2] http://www.emsisoft.com/en/software/free/ (13.2MB)

7 Best Free Rootkit Scanner/Remover :
[1] http://www.f-secure.com/blacklight/ Free beta, Windows 2K/ XP/Vista, 879KB
[2] http://www.sysinternals.com/Utilities/RootkitRevealer.html Freeware, All Windows versions, 231KB
[3] http://www.sysinternals.com/Forum/default.asp
[4] http://www.gmer.net/ Freeware, Windows NT/ 2K/XP, 480KB
[5] http://majorgeeks.com/Icesword_d5199.html Freeware, Windows NT/2K/XP, 2.1MB
[6] http://www.softpedia.com/get/Antivirus/DarkSpy-Anti-Rootkit.shtml Windows 2K/XP/2003, 626KB
[7] http://www.techsupportalert.com/rootkits.htm <= How to deal with the threat of rootkits

8 Best Free Intrusion Prevention and Detection Utility for Home :
[1] http://www.novatix.com/cyberhawk/ Freeware, Windows 2000 and later, 4.7MB[2]
[2] http://www.eeye.com/html/products/blink/personal/index.html Free for personal use,Win2K and later.

9 Best Free Anonymous Surfing :
[1] http://anon.inf.tu-dresden.de/index_en.html Freeware, Any Windows system with Java
[2] http://tor.eff.org/ Free BSD License, All Windows, 4.6MB
[3] http://www.torrify.com/software_torpark.html Freeware, Windows NT and later, 11MB

10 Best Free Software Suite :
[1] http://theopencd.org
[2] https://shipit.ubuntu.com/
[3] http://www.paulstamatiou.com/2005/10/24/how-to-ubuntu-linux-for-novices/

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The Best Windows Backup Software
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The Best Remote Access Software
Our reviewer had given this product category away as "too slow, tool clumsy and too unreliable" but after reviewing this product he's changed his mind; "... at long last a remote access solution that actually works! Quite frankly we agree with him, it's an impressive product. Read the full review here:
http://www.pcsupportadvisor.com/best_remote_access_software.htm
The Best Spam Blocker for Dummies
Most spam filters require you to be a computer expert. Our Editor has found two spam filters for average users that will remove the spam from your email and yet are simple to use.
http://www.techsupportalert.com/best-antispam.htm
The Best Drive Imaging Program
In this race there are really only two runners worth considering. This review provides an in-depth comparison of the top contenders but in the end, one product is the clear winner.
http://techsupportalert.com/drive-imaging-reviews.htm
The Best Free Kids Craft Projects
Keep your children engaged and amused with healthy, creative arts and craft activities that won't cost you a cent. Free weekly newsletter packed with easy kids craft projects.
http://kidscraftweekly.com/

11 Best Free File Manager :
[1] http://zabkat.com/x2lite.htm Free for private use, Win 95 and later, 899KB
[2] http://www.xyplorer.com/ Free for private use, Win 98 and later, 623KB.
[3] http://www.xyplorer.com/download/xyplorer_full_lfv.zip All Windows versions, Free for private use
[4] http://www.pricelesswarehome.org/2006/PL2006FILEUTILITIES.php#FileManager
[5] http://www.freecommander.com/ Freeware, Windows 95 and later, 1.61MB

12 Best Free Email Client
[1] http://www.mozilla.org/products/thunderbird Free Open Source software, Win 98 and later, 6.0MB
[2] http://webmail.mozdev.org/index.html
[3] http://opensourcearticles.com/introduction_to_thunderbird
[4] http://www.softpedia.com/get/Internet/E-mail/E-mail-Clients/Foxmail.shtml Freeware, Win 95 and later
[5] http://www.hazeleger.net/psjs_faqs/index.html

13 Best Free Web Mail Accessory :
[1] http://www.ypopsemail.com/ Free GPL license, Win95 and later, 1.48MB
[2] http://www.freepops.org Freeware, Windows 98 and later, 813KB
[3] http://www.freepops.org/en/tutorial/index.shtml
[4] http://mrpostman.sourceforge.net/ Free Open Source, 1.5MB
[5] http://2mod2.com/mohot/ <= Installing Mr Postman
[6] http://sourceforge.net/forum/?group_id=68124 <= MrPostman forum
[7] http://www.poppeeper.com/ Freeware, Windows 95 and later, 818KB

14 Best Free Clipboard Replacement Utility :
[1] http://www.lw-works.com/ Windows 98 and later, 382 KB
[2] http://ditto-cp.sourceforge.net/ Windows 95 and later, 422KB
[3] http://ditto-cp.sourceforge.net/dao_setup.exe .3MB

15 Best Free HTML Editor :
[1] http://www.nvu.com/ Free Open Source, Windows 98 and later plus Linux, 6.57MB
[2] http://kompozer.net/
[3] http://www.evrsoft.com
[4] http://www.voodoofiles.com/4836 Free, Windows 98 and later, 5.2MB
[5] http://www.pspad.com/en/ Freeware, All Windows versions, 3.4MB

16 Best Free Spam Filter for the Average :
[1] http://www.mailwasher.net ( 3.05MB)
[2] http://www.321download.com/LastFreeware/page2.html#Mailwasher (1.57MB)
[3] http://www.artplus.hr/adapps/eng/xterminator.htm (1.87MB)
[4] http://www.techsupportalert.com/best-antispam.htm <=brief review of the best spam blockers
[5] http://www.spamfighter.com Windows ME and later, Outlook Express 5.5 and later or Outlook 2000.

17 Best Free Spam Filter for Experienced Users :
http://popfile.sourceforge.net/old_index.html (4.3MB)
http://spambayes.sourceforge.net/ (3.6MB)
http://www.keir.net/k9.html (113KB)

18 Best Free Popup Stopper :
[1] http://proxomitron.info/ Freeware, All Windows versions, 1.38MB
[2] http://accs-net.com/smallfish/prox.htm
[3] http://www.sankey.ws/proxomitron.html
[4] http://toolbar.google.com/

19 Best Free Desktop Search Utility :
[1] http://www.x1.com X1 Enterprise Client, Free for personal use, Windows XP, 12.9MB.
[2] http://desktop.yahoo.com Freeware, Windows 2000 SP3 or later, 5.3MB
[3] http://desktop.google.com Freeware, Windows 2000 SP3 or later, 2MB
[4] http://corporate.exalead.com/enterprise/l=en?p=produits_exalead-desktop_screenshots Freeware
[5] http://www.copernic.com/en/products/desktop-search/index.html Freeware, Windows 98 and later. 3MB

20 Best Free Digital Image Viewer :
[1] http://www.irfanview.com/ (874KB)
[2] http://perso.wanadoo.fr/pierre.g/xnview/endownloadwin32.html (3.3MB)
[3] http://www.faststone.org (3.0MB)

21 Best Free Digital :
[1] http://gimp-win.sourceforge.net/stable.html (7.7MB)
[2] http://www.gimpshop.net/ (7.4MB)
[3] http://getpaint.net/index2.html Freeware, Win2K and later, 3.6MB
[4] http://www.freeserifsoftware.com/software/PhotoPlus/default.asp Freeware, all Windows, 19.4MB
[5] http://www.photofiltre.com/ Free for personal use, Windows 98 and later, 1.6MB
[6] http://www.inkscape.org/ Free Open Source, Available for Windows, Linux and Mac OS X, 20.7MB.

22 Best Free Digital Photo Organizer :
http://picasa.google.com/

23 Best Free Text Editor :
[1] http://www.editpadpro.com/editpadlite.html Free for non-commercial use, Windows NT and later, 2.9MB
[2] http://www.flos-freeware.ch/notepad2.html Freeware, Windows 98 and later, 241KB
[3] http://www.notetab.com/ntl.php Freeware, All Windows versions, 1.4MB
[4] http://notepad-plus.sourceforge.net/uk/site.htm Open Source Freeware, All Windows versions, 1.03MB
[5] http://www.pspad.com/ Freeware, all Windows versions, 3.4MB
[6] http://www.context.cx/ Freeware, All Windows versions, 1.6MB
[7] http://www.crimsoneditor.com Freeware, All Windows versions, 1.2MB

24 The Best File Archiver/Zip Utility :
http://www.izarc.org/download.html Windows 9x and later, 3.1MB
http://www.7-zip.org/ Windows 9x and later, 1.05MB

25 Best Free Hotkey Utility :
[ 1] http://www.autohotkey.com/ Freeware, all Windows versions, 1.75MB
[2] http://www.pssoftlab.com/pshl_info.phtml Freeware, all Windows versions, 707KB
[3] http://qliner.com/hotkeys/ Freeware, Windows XP, 804KB
[4] http://www.bayden.com/SlickRun/ Freeware, all Windows versions, 170KB

26 Best Free Registry Cleaner :
[1] http://personal.inet.fi/business/toniarts/ecleane.htm Freeware, All Windows versions, 2.8MB
[2] http://www.eusing.com/free_registry_cleaner/registry_cleaner.htm Freeware, Windows 98 and later
[3] http://www.hoverdesk.net/freeware.htm Free for non-commercial use, Windows 98 and later, 457KB
[4] http://www.321download.com/LastFreeware/index.html#jv16 Freeware, All Windows versions, 2.1MB

27 Best Free BitTorrent Client :
[1] http://azureus.sourceforge.net/ Open source, any PC that supports Java, 8.6MB
[2] http://www.utorrent.com/ Freeware, all Windows versions, 170KB
[3] http://bittyrant.cs.washington.edu/ Freeware, any PC that supports Java, 8.1MB

28 The Best Free FTP Client :
[1] http://filezilla.sourceforge.net/ Free Open Source, Windows NT and later, 3.4MB
[2] http://www.smartftp.com/ Free for non commercial use, Windows 2000 and later 3.3MB
[3] http://winscp.net/eng/index.php Free GNU license, All Windows version, (1.4MB)

29 Best Free Bookmark Cleaner :
http://aignes.com/press/deadlink140.htm

30 Best Free Folder Synchronization Utility :
[1] http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyId=E0FC1154-C975-4814-9649- CCE41AF06EB7&displaylang=en (844KB)
[2] http://www.2brightsparks.com/downloads.html (1.9MB)

31 Best Free Screen Capture Utility :
[1] http://www.gadwin.com/printscreen/?prnscr (2.7MB)
[2] http://www.wisdom-soft.com/products/screenhunter.htm (2.6MB)
[3] http://www.faststone.org/FSCaptureDetail.htm (1.4MB)
[4] http://www.aplusfreeware.com/categories/mmedia/FastStoneCapture.html

32 Best Free Search Toolbar :
http://toolbar.yahoo.com/ie (3MB)
http://www.dqsd.net/ (327KB)
http://toolbar.google.com/deskbar/ (447KB)

33 Best Free Download Manager :
[1] http://www.stardownloader.com/downloads.php Freeware, All Windows versions, 2.34MB
[2] http://www.freedownloadmanager.org/download.htm Freeware, All Windows versions, 1.59MB
[3] http://www.softpedia.com/get/Internet/Download-Managers/Free-Download-Manager.shtml
[4] http://www.flashget.com/index_en.htm Freeware, all Windows versions, 1.43MB
[5] http://www.leechget.net/en/ Free for personal use, All Windows versions, 2.9MB
[6] https://addons.mozilla.org/firefox/201/ Free Firefox extension, 425KB

34 Best Free Web Site Ripper :
http://www.httrack.com/ Free GPL, All Windows versions, 3.3MB

35 Best Free Download/Upload Meter
[1] http://readerror.gmxhome.de/ (601KB)
[2] http://codebox.no-ip.net/controller?page=bitmeter2 (806KB)

36 Best Free TCP Settings Tweaker
http://www.speedguide.net/downloads.php
http://www.speedguide.net/faq_in.php?category=100

37 Best Free File Cleaner
[1] http://www.ccleaner.com/ Freeware, all Windows versions, 1.4MB
[2] http://www.danish-shareware.dk/soft/emptemp Freeware, Windows 98 and later, 667KB
[3] http://www.stevengould.org/software/cleanup/download.html Freeware, Windows version unstated, 331KB.

38 Best Free Resource Meter
[1] http://www.pesoft.com (92KB)
[2] http://www.statbar.nl/ (1.65MB)

39 Best Free Sticky Notes Utility
[1] http://atnotes.free.fr/news.html (723KB)
[2] http://www.pcworld.com/downloads/file_description/0,fid,17660,00.asp
[3] http://www.greeneclipsesoftware.com/stickypad.html (550KB)
[4] http://www.zhornsoftware.co.uk/stickies/ (596KB)

40 Best Free Secure Erase Utility

[1] http://www.heidi.ie/eraser/ Free GNU license, all Windows versions, 2.4MB
[2] http://www.majorgeeks.com/download4221.html
[2] http://www.scar5.com Freeware, Windows NT and later, 1.24MB
[3] http://dban.sourceforge.net/ Free Open Source, All Windows versions, 1.99MB

41 Best Free Registry Editor

[1] http://www.resplendence.com/reglite Freeware, All Windows versions, 2.0MB.
[2] http://www.majorgeeks.com/download469.html

42 Best Free Process Viewer
[1] http://www.sysinternals.com/Utilities/ProcessExplorer.html Freeware, Windows 9x and later, 640KB.
[2] http://www.whatsrunning.net/whatsrunning/main.aspx Free beta, Windows 2000 and later, 1.09MB
[3] http://www.majorgeeks.com/Whats_Running_d4778.html <= alternative download link

43 Best Free System Information Utility

[1] http://www.lavalys.com/products.php?lang=en
[2] http://www.majorgeeks.com/download181.html Freeware, all Windows versions, 2.9MB
[3] http://www.majorgeeks.com/download4181.html Freeware, all Windows versions, 4.0MB
[4] http://www.spiceworks.com/ Free beta, Windows XP Pro with 512MB RAM on the administrator's
[5] http://www.belarc.com/free_download.html Free for personal use, all Windows versions, 945KB
[6] http://www3.sympatico.ca/gtopala/about_siw.html Freeware, Win98 and later, 1.18MB

44 Best Free Search and Replace Utility
[1] http://www.orbit.org/replace/ Freeware, all Windows versions, 572KB
[2] http://www.fauland.com/af9.htm Freeware, all Windows versions, 992KB
[3] http://www.inforapid.de/html/searchreplace.htm Free for private use, 1.03MB

45 Best Free Outliner

[1] http://www.tranglos.com/free/index.html Free Mozilla Public license, Windows 98 and later, 1.7MB
[2] http://www.neomem.org/ Free MIT X11 License, all Windows versions, 680KB
[3] http://freemind.sourceforge.net/wiki/index.php/Main_Page Free Open Source, any system with Java, 3MB.

46 Best Free Rename Utility
[1] http://www.azheavymetal.com/~lupasrename/lupasrename.php Freeware, all Windows versions, 734KB
[2] http://hp.vector.co.jp/authors/VA014830/english/FlexRena/ Freeware, all Windows versions, 648KB
[3] http://www.bulkrenameutility.co.uk/Main_Intro.php Freeware, Windows 98SE and later, 622KB
[4] http://www.herve-thouzard.com/modules/wfsection/article.php?articleid=1 Freeware, all Win versions

47 Best Free Digital Image Stitcher
http://www.cs.ubc.ca/~mbrown/autostitch/autostitch.html

48 Best Free PDF Writer
http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=57796&package_id=53473 ( 2.6MB) http://www.cutepdf.com/products/cutepdf/writer.asp (1.04MB)

49 Best Free File Comparison Utility
http://winmerge.sourceforge.net/

50 Best Free Paint Program
http://www.thebest3d.com/dogwaffle/free/index.html

51 Best Free Time Correction Utility
http://www.thinkman.com/dimension4/

52 Best Free Startup Manager
[1] http://www.mlin.net/StartupCPL.shtml (59KB)
[2] http://www.nirsoft.net/utils/strun.html (68KB)
[3] http://codestuff.netfirms.com/products_starter.html (466KB)
[4] http://www.snapfiles.com/get/starter.html (468KB) <= Alternate Starter download site

53 Best Free Wi-Fi Network Finder Utility
NetStumbler http://www.netstumbler.com/downloads/

54 Best Free NFO Viewer
http://www.softpedia.com/get/Office-tools/Text-editors/DAMN-NFO-Viewer.shtml

55 Best Free Data Recovery Utility
http://www.pcinspector.de/file_recovery/uk/welcome.htm

56 Best Free Remote Access Software .
[1] http://ultravnc.sourceforge.net/
[2] https://secure.logmein.com

57 Best Free PIM
[1] http://www.mozilla.org/projects/calendar/sunbird.html Free Open Source, Windows 2000 and later, 5.8MB
[2] http://www.mozilla.org/projects/calendar/lightning/
[3] http://www.essentialpim.com/ (1.2MB)
[4] http://www.abassis.com/index.html Free for non commercial use, All Windows versions, 1.7MB
[5] http://www.palm.com/us/software/desktop/ Free for personal use, Windows NT SP6 or later plus Mac OS X,

58 Best Free Windows Driver Backup
http://boozet.xepher.net/dd/index.htm Freeware, Windows 98 and later, 1.4MB

59 Best Free Program Un-installer
[1] http://www.nirsoft.net/utils/myuninst.html Free for personal use, Windows 98 and later, 40KB
[2] http://wistinga.online.fr/safarp/ Free Open Source, Windows 2000 and later, 133KB.
[3] http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?kbid=290301 All Windows versions, 1.23MB.
[4] http://www.zsoft.dk/ Freeware, Windows XP, 898KB.
[5] http://www.freewarearena.com/html/Downloads/details/id=1867.html All Windows Versions, 684KB
[6] http://www.epsilonsquared.com/ Freeware, Windows 98 and later, 3.7MB

60 Best Free Internet Accelerator
http://webaccelerator.google.com/
http://webaccelerator.google.com/support#basics2 <= FAQ

61 Best Free Windows Toolbar Backup
http://www.kellys-korner-xp.com/ToolbarRepair.Exe

62 Best Free Encryption Utility for Personal Use at Work
http://arxspace.com/Camouflage/
http://camouflage.unfiction.com/
http://webmasterfree.com/software/996.html

63 Best Free CD Catalogue Organizer
http://www.lyrasoftware.com/disclib/

64 Best Free File Encryption Utility
[1] http://freezip.cjb.net/freeware/ Freeware, All Windows Versions, 25KB
[2] http://axcrypt.sourceforge.net/ Freeware, all Windows versions, 1.042MB

65 Best Free Drive Encryption Utility
TrueCrypt. http://www.truecrypt.org/

66 Best Free Non-Adobe PDF Reader
http://www.foxitsoftware.com/pdf/rd_intro.php

67 Best Free Disk De-fragmenter
[1] http://www.majorgeeks.com/Diskeeper_Lite_d1207.html Freeware, all Windows versions,12.1MB
[2] http://www.auslogics.com/disk-defrag/index.php Freeware, all Windows versions, 1.4MB
[3] http://www.iobit.com/SmartDefrag/index.html Freeware, all Windows versions, 4.3MB
[4] http://www.microsoft.com/technet/sysinternals/utilities/Contig.mspx Freeware, NT and later, 55KB
[5] http://www.excessive-software.tk/" Freeware, NT and later, 397KB
[6] http://www.intel.com/design/motherbd/software/idu/

68 Best Free Dictionary/Thesaurus Utility
[1] http://wordweb.info/ (6.96MB)
[2] http://www.sequencepublishing.com/thesage.html (8.3MB)

69 Best Free Spell-Checker
http://tinyspell

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