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Tools 2021

  • Windows10-based

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Crucial Scan - Crucial System Scanner to find memory and storage upgrades


Browsers:

  1. Chrome
  2. Firefox
  3. Brave
  4. Opera
  5. Vivaldi
  6. Nessie- an extremely simple web browser for Windows, best used as a secondary browser. no extensions, no tabs, and no toolbars. On the surface, it could be described as just a "web-view with an address bar"
  7. brow.sh- a fully-modern text-based browser. It renders anything that a modern browser can; HTML5, CSS3, JS, video, and even WebGL

Core Apps:

  1. Notepad++ - Notepad++ is a free (as in “free speech” and also as in “free beer”) source code editor and Notepad replacement that supports several languages. Running in the MS Windows environment, its use is governed by GNU General Public License.

  2. 7z - 7-Zip is free software with open source. Supported formats:

    • Packing / unpacking: 7z, XZ, BZIP2, GZIP, TAR, ZIP and WIM
    • Unpacking only: AR, ARJ, CAB, CHM, CPIO, CramFS, DMG, EXT, FAT, GPT, HFS, IHEX, ISO, LZH, LZMA, MBR, MSI, NSIS, NTFS, QCOW2, RAR, RPM, SquashFS, UDF, UEFI, VDI, VHD, VMDK, WIM, XAR and Z.
  3. Adobe Acrobat Reader - PDF viewer to print, sign, and annotate PDFs

  4. JAVA

  5. HOSTS Blacklist: someonewhocares.org - Blocks Edgy Domains at NIC level

  6. Pixel Rule - Semitransparent Desktop Ruler

  7. Libre Office - LibreOffice is a free and powerful office suite, and a successor to OpenOffice.org (commonly known as OpenOffice)


Media Apps:

  1. VLC media player - VLC is a free and open source cross-platform multimedia player and framework that plays most multimedia files as well as DVDs, Audio CDs, VCDs, and various streaming protocols.
  2. LAV Filters - Open-Source DirectShow Media Splitter and Decoders
  3. Handbrake - HandBrake is a tool for converting video from nearly any format to a selection of modern, widely supported codecs.
  4. Gimp - GIMP is a cross-platform image editor available for GNU/Linux, OS X, Windows and more operating systems.

Cleaning Tools:

  1. Avira - robust anti-virus software for freemium or $84/year
  2. Ccleaner - clean up temp files, memory dumps, log files, cache files, etc from Windows and Applications
  3. O&O Shut Up - seal off Windows 10 snooping on a user - must be run after every major update
  4. Windows 10 Debloater - removes Windows 10 Bloatware - must be run after every major update:
    iex ((New-Object System.Net.WebClient).DownloadString('https://git.io/debloat'))

Networking:

  1. TeamViewer 12 - TeamViewer is an out-of-the-box cloud-based remote connectivity platform for instant remote access, remote control, and remote support that enables you to connect securely from anywhere, across platforms and devices, with IT support just a few clicks away — all without requiring VPN
  2. AngryIP - Angry IP scanner is a very fast IP address and port scanner
  3. Splashtop - Secure, fast, and affordable solutions for remote work, remote support, remote learning, and more
  4. ViewDNS.info
  5. MX Lookup

Windows Tools:

  1. Tree Size - Want to Know Where Your Disk Space Has Gone?
  2. Low Level Disk Formatter - HDDLLF - HDD Low Level Format Tool is a utility for low-level hard disk drive formatting
  3. Mini Partition Tool Wizard - All-inclusive free partition manager to organize disk partitions to get the best of your hard drive
  4. IObit Unlocker - Never Worry about “Cannot Delete Files” on Your PC
  5. AutoHotKey
  6. AutoIt

Miscellaneous Apps:

  1. HP Scan and Print Doctor
  2. HP Scan and Capture