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MOSTLY ALL ARE FREE Programs/Utilities

  Microsoft Defender   Spyware protection
  CC Cleaner  Cleans computer files and registery
 MALWAREBYTES    Spyware protection
  Dial-A-Fix  Fixes computer problems, click on tool icon
COMBOFIX   Virus spyware removal

 Audacity  Sound Recorder
 CROSTEL  Create ringtones

 CDBURNERXP  Burns, win xp and win 7 CD and DVD
  DVD Styler   Create DVD movies
  DVD Flick   Movies to DVD
  DVD Lite   Copy DVDs

 FlashLynx  Download YOUTUBE videos

Irfanview  slide shows, view photos
   Irfanview plugins  
 Microsoft Producer Creates movies, improves powerpoints
 Microsoft MovieMaker  Creates Movies

 Quick Media Convert  Convert VOB (from above) to WMA, Flash, MP4, etc video
  Format Factory   Converts to different sound file formats
 Switch  Convert sound file formats
 Hampster Video Converter  Converts video files
  DVD Shrink   Rip DVD to hard drive

 Microsoft Movie Maker  
 Photostage   Pictures to video/flash
 Microsoft Photo Story  
Video Pad Editor  
Flash Slide Show Maker free version puts in their address

 KompoZer HTML editor

GIMP  free version of Photoshop
Picasa Photo organizer collages, movie maker
  StereoPhoto Maker SPM  Free Anaglyph/Card maker
   AutoPano SPM addin for auto adjust   auto align for above
SPM install instructions
 Inkscape  free version of Adobe Illustrator

 Open Office  free version of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, database)
 Other NCH Software   Many programs, some free
SKYPE free audio/video calls
FACEBOOK  Social Networking
 123D Make AutoDesk  free 3D stack wood building
Nitro PDF  free reader converter
 MuseScore   free Great music notation editor
 Format Factory  free File conversions
 Libra Office  free Office Suite
 DraftSight  free 3D Modeling program
 Google Earth  free map

Personal Tool Kit


 Internet News  MSCONFIG Calculate Download times
 AOL Help  Microsoft Support Web Site   Microsoft XP support Web Site
Animation Factory    Tech Tutorials  DNS STUFF WhosIs 
 AT&T Bell Labs  TechWeb  World Wide Web FAQ
Internet Industry Benchmarking  Webopedia Institute for Computer Research
Windows IT Pro  VNUnet FORTH
Yahoo Egroups C/Net  Intel
 Ping tests #1  Ping and other tests #2  Ping and other tests #3
How to Burn a CD without software  

 Snopes  Urban Ledgends  Hoax Busters

RealPlayer Basic
 Download RealPlayer Basic   The free version of RealOne Player lets you play the latest media formats. You will need RealPlayer for running CDs and playing certain audio, video, and streaming files.

Quicktime Player
Download Quicktime Player  The free version of Quicktime Player is needed for certain audio, video, and streaming files.

Windows Media Player
 Download Media Player 10

 Microsoft's Media Player 9 Series. The free version of Media Player is needed for running CDs and playing certain audio, video and streaming files. Plays Includes special new features optimized for Windows XP.

Windows Media Play FAQs

Flash Player Download
 Download Flash Player  With Macromedia Flash Player, you can view the best animation and entertainment on the Web.

Shockwave Player Download
 Download Shockwave Player

With Macromedia Shockwave Player, you can enjoy multimedia games, learning applications, and product demonstrations on the Web, using exciting new 3D technology. Macromedia Shockwave Player includes Macromedia Flash Player.

Shockwave Homepage

Acrobat Reader
 Download Acrobat Reader  You might need Acrobat Reader for some of your course documents. Adobe® Acrobat® Reader® is free software that lets you view and print Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF) files. With Acrobat Reader, you can also fill in and submit Adobe PDF forms online. And now Acrobat Reader for Palm OS® lets you view Adobe PDF files on the go.
 Download Acrobat for PALM/PDA

 Adobe Acrobat Reader Guide

PALM/PDA users: Click here to obtain and install the software you'll need to view Acrobat files on your PALM or PDA. Once installed, right click any .pdf on your computer and select "Send to Palm" to have it "in the palm of your hand."

 Chrome Google Browser  

FTP Servers
 Freeware and Shareware Downloads

 You can find free (freeware) and software applications for a nominal fee (shareware) at FTP server sites. Find photo editors, document converters, HTML editors, spam blockers, etc. at the following sites:

| Tucows | CDNet Downloads.Com | ZDNET|

Create, manage and
update web sites
Download large files

Microsoft Download Center
 Microsoft Downloads :
Don't have Microsoft Office on your computer and need to view an office document? Download a free viewer . This will allow you to view the document, but you will not be able to edit or build an Office document with these applications
Powerpoint Viewer
PP Animation Viewer
Excel Viewer
Word Viewer

 Find updates, free office templates, and other software at the
Microsoft Download Center.

Online Help for Download Center

Microsoft Office Template Gallery

Microsoft Resource Center for Students, Parents, and Teachers

Graphics and Editors
 Animation Factory  Bells N Whistles

 Other Utilities
 WinZip 8.1   Compress files