Ed Bott's 10 Favorite Windows Programs

Ed Bott's 10 Favorite Windows Programs

Summary: Through the years, I've tried a lot of Windows software. This gallery spotlights 10 tools and utilities (many of them completely free) that have passed the test of time. All of them work with Windows XP and Windows Vista. I recommend these programs to anyone who wants to get more out of Windows.

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  • When you plug in a digital camera, this wizard helps you group photos by date/time, add tags and descriptive file names, and organize the lot into folders. This update installs on both Windows XP and Vista.

    See full review with download links
  • The whizziest feature in Windows Live Photo Gallery is its ability to merge photos into a single image. The example shown here combines the input from three shots taken in sequence from the top of Pisa's famous Leaning Tower.

    See full review with download links
  • The organizing principle of Allway Sync is a set of criteria saved as a Job. You can create perfect mirrors, or push changes from one machine to a backup location, and you can overrule individual copy operations before proceeding.

    See full review with download links

Topics: Windows, Operating Systems, Software

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  • RE: Ed Bott's 10 Favorite Windows Programs

    bad link about full review
    nergmlam
  • RE: Ed Bott's 10 Favorite Windows Programs

    I'm not sure if it's the same application, but I believe it is.

    You can download it from http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/sysinternals/bb896653
    nergmlam