Protection against viruses and spyware, power management and security: with our new collection of essential free software for your PC, you can enjoy all this without having to pay anything.
If you are the proud owner of a brand new computer or even if you thought to save some money to buy the software that you’ve always wanted, you will definitely be excited about this new collection of freeware programs. Virtually all aspects of computer use are covered with these free programs. And get this: they are not only free, but they also prepare your computer for optimal performance.
So, here are our 10 must have free PC software solutions.
Firefox is probably the best known open source browser. It allows you to browse the Internet quickly and securely. Moreover, you can extend browser functionality with numerous add-ons available.
Thunderbird email client is equivalent to Firefox – all- in-one free solution. It is fast and reliable, the perfect email client for notebook users. Not to mention the user-friendly interface.
Free FLV Converter allows you to convert FLV videos to any common format. The program provides support for YouTube, DailyMotion, Google Video, Metacafe and others.
Free YouTube to MP3 Converter allows you to convert audio track of a video clip on YouTube to MP3.
4. Image editor: Paint.NET
Free Image Editor Paint.NET is an enhanced version of Microsoft Paint and includes many features that are usually found in paid programs. It is therefore a good free alternative to Adobe Photoshop, which requires far fewer resources.
5. Anti -Virus: AVG Anti -Virus
The free version of AVG anti-virus program protects you against all types of malware. Compared to the paid version, there are a few limitations.
6. Firewall: ZoneAlarm
Freeware ZoneAlarm firewall protects your computer from unauthorized access. With functions such as stealth operating and a highly configurable firewall which can be activated with a single click, ZoneAlarm is an essential app if you want to keep your data safe.
7. Data Synchronization: Capivara
With Capivara you can keep documents synced across multiple environments, including FTP servers, SSH servers, local computer or notebook personal.
8. System- Cleaner: CCleaner
CCleaner is a free system optimization that removes junk files from your computer, allowing it to run faster and freeing up storage space. It can also remove traces of Internet surfing. So instead of going through your computer to see what is indispensable and what is not (sometimes you don’t even know which is which), simply activate CCleaner and it will do the job for you.
9. Detection WLAN: Easy WiFi Radar
Easy WiFi Radar continuously scans for available WLAN networks and displays them in a window, in a manner similar to a radar. If Easy WiFi Radar finds a protected hot-spot, it appears as a red dot. A green icon indicates a free Internet connection and the browser will automatically open.
10. Network Configuration: NetSetMan
Those who regularly connect to different networks with their laptop will appreciate the free NetSetMan. It can handle up to five network profiles, such as for office, home and mobile profile. Profiles can be activated with just two mouse clicks and thus manual re- configuration while connecting to a network is no longer required.