Revision as of 22:44, 4 September 2008 by Petar Mitrevski (Removed daemon tools -- they install adware, see http://seclists.org/basics/2006/Jan/0401.html)
Utilities & programs (Windows)
A list of free, useful tools for Windows.
- Unknowndevices Lists a computer's PCI devices to help you get the right drivers for them. The Windows Device Manager doesn't always tell you the specifics.
- Foxit Reader Small, fast PDF reader, alternative to Adobe Reader.
- CCleaner Cleans temp files, junk files, etc. to speed up computer.
- AVG Antivirus Free antivirus software, for when we can't or don't want to install SAV on someone's computer.
- SpywareBlaster Generates blacklists of known unsafe sites and unsafe items so that you will be protected from these threats in IE / Firefox.
- Recuva Small data recovery tool. For example, this can recover pictures deleted from a camera.