Resources



CCleaner: Optimisation and Cleaning Utility
Official Download: http://www.piriform.com/ccleaner
Developer: Piriform
Platform/s:
License: Freeware or Paid Pro version

CCleaner (formerly Crap Cleaner), developed by Piriform, is a utility program used to clean potentially unwanted files from a computer including temporary internet files, (where malicious programs and code tend to reside) and invalid Windows Registry entries.



CCleaner: Temp File Cleaning Utility
Official Download: http://www.atribune.org
Developer: Atribune.org
Platform/s:
License: Freeware & Donationware

ATF-Cleaner is a simple temporary file cleaner for all versions of Windows despite the description on the developer’s website. Unlike other similar utilities, ATF-Cleaner isn’t overly aggressive and leaves crucial Windows files alone.



7-Zip: File Compression Utility
Official Download: http://www.7-zip.org
Developer: 7-Zip.org
Platform/s:
License: Freeware

7-Zip is an Open Source file archiver for all versions of Windows and is capable of high compression ratios. It integrates nicely into Windows Explorer to provide right click, zip & unzip menu options. 7-Zip includes a useful file manager and has been translated in 79 languages so far.



CDBurnerXP: CD, DVD, Blu-Ray, HD-DVD Burning Software
Official Download: http://cdburnerxp.se
Developer: Canneverbe Limited
Platform/s:
License: Freeware

CDBurnerXP is a free application to burn CDs and DVDs, including Blu-Ray and HD-DVDs. It also includes the feature to burn and create ISOs, as well as a multilanguage interface. Everyone, even companies, can use it for free. It does not include adware or similar malicious components.



Audacity: Audio editing software
Official Download: http://audacity.sourceforge.net
Developer: The Audacity development team
Platform/s:
License: Freeware & Donationware

Audacity® is free, easy to use, open source, cross-platform software for recording and editing sounds. It’s ideal for editing mp3 files to create ringtones and is multi-track capable for more complex compositions.



VLC Media Player: Media Player
Official Download: http://www.videolan.org/vlc
Developer: VideoLAN non-profit organization
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License: Freeware & Donationware

VLC is a free and open source cross-platform multimedia player and framework that plays most multimedia files as well as DVD, Audio CD, VCD, and various streaming protocols. Supports mp3, mp4, FLAC, VORBIS, MPEG2 as well as hundreds of other audio and video formats.



Convert: Unit Conversion Program
Official Download: http://joshmadison.com/convert-for-windows
Developer: Joshua F. Madison
Platform/s:
License: Freeware

Ever needed to convert feet to meters or°F to °C? What about Megabits to Megabytes or Gallons to liters? Try this free, handy program by Josh Madison. There’s no need to install the program. Just download the convert.exe file and double click to run it.



CDBurnerXP: CD, DVD, Blu-Ray, HD-DVD Burning Software
Official Download: http://cdburnerxp.se
Developer: Canneverbe Limited
Platform/s:
License: Freeware

CDBurnerXP is a free application to burn CDs and DVDs, including Blu-Ray and HD-DVDs. It also includes the feature to burn and create ISOs, as well as a multilanguage interface. Everyone, even companies, can use it for free. It does not include adware or similar malicious components.