- Last Pass – Great password management for your browser. And its Free!!!
- Microsoft Security Essentials – Microsoft’s free antivirus. Very good protection!
- Carbonite – Backup and recovery software from Carbonite allows you to easily protect your files, photos and more.
- OneDrive – Microsoft’s Cloud based storage (formally called SkyDrive)
- Bing Rewards – Earn reward points for using Bing as your search engine.
- LibreOffice – Free open-source alternative to Microsoft Office Suite. They boast 99% compatibility
- Cute PDF – Create PDF Files for free!
- Paint.net – Paint.NET is a free image and photo manipulation software
- Infrarecord – Free burning software
- VLC – Very good media player. Will play almost any file or disc including DVD’s
- Foxit – Good alternative to Adobe Reader
- Picasa – Picture management application created by Google
- Speed test – Check your internet speed here.
- 7zip – Free open source compression utility
- Virtual CloneDrive – Creates an virtual CD-Rom that you can use to mount CD images without burning them.
- Eraser – Allows you to completely remove sensitive data from your hard drive by overwriting it several times.
Communication / Instant Messaging
- Skype – Free PC to PC Calling. Very good voice quality
- Java – If needed java can be downloaded at the link to the left
Geovision Video Codec
- Codec Download – Installs the files needed to view DVR recordings on another computer.