Posts Tagged ‘Freeware’

Microsoft’s new and free antivirus program

Microsoft has recently unravelled their new antivirus protection, Microsoft Security Essentials.  The program is very very lightweight compared to other popular virus protection.  It’s extremely easy to use and it can be updated easily through automatic updates.  It’s FREE for all of you who have

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Use TeamViewer for desktop sharing

Many of us have relatives or friends who are constantly experiencing computer issues.  It is very difficult to troubleshoot their problems without having their computer in front of us.  To solve this dilemma, the TeamViewer software will allow you to connect

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Use Audacity to edit your music files

Audacity is a great freeware to use when it comes to editing music files.  While being one of the best music editing programs out there,  Audacity is available in Windows, Linux, and

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A great free photo recovery program – MjM

MjM Free Photo Recovery saved my girlfriend’s photos that she took on our camping trip yesterday.  The pictures were somehow “missing” in the SD Card as she was importing them onto her computer.  She tried downloading a couple of other photo recovery programs but they did not work as well as MjM did.  We were […]

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Fear no virus with Avast antivirus

Avast Anti-virus Home Edition is a great free software to get rid of those unwanted viruses.  It’s a strong alternative to AVG Free anti-virus.  Personally, I have not used the freeware but have heard of many great

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Looking for a photo viewer/editor/organizer/everything?

Picasa (by Google) is the solution to all of the above. The minute after I started using the program, I knew it was the one. It’s fast to load and once you fire it up, it will start scanning your whole computer for pictures. Yes, it will constantly update if you keep adding

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Want to get a MP3 off of Youtube?

Ever come across a music video on YouTube that you wanted to download but you can’t?  Well, I got the solution and it’s FREE.

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VLC Player – the video player WMP should have been

While struggling to find codecs to play video files on Windows Media Player, why not just download VLC player and forget about all your worries.  This program will do what you want it to do and plus it’s FREE.

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Clean up your temporary files with CleanUp!

This is probably the fastest and easiest way to clean up your temporary files on your computer.  If you can get past hearing the toilet flush every time you click on CleanUp! then this program is for you.  Of course, this program is FREE. 

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Need a FREE Screen Recording Software? – CamStudio

If you’re wondering what I’m using to make these tips & tricks videos, it’s CamStudio software.  As you can see from my videos, this software does an excellent job with video screen recording.  It’s open source and did I mention it’s FREE?  You can download the software at http://camstudio.org/

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