Our favorite links to software and applications
Personally used and recommended by Website Solutions Company
Fast Tool to Take Screenshots
Lightshot is a fast tool to take screenshots of your desktop, graphics, etc., and the best thing, it is FREE! We use it all the time and could not get along without it. It is easy to use. You can share screenshots via the internet, save graphics, etc. It is available for Windows/Mac, Chrome, Firefox, IE, and Opera.
Save the Environment
Save paper and ink with this tool. PrintFriendly cleans and formats web pages for perfect print experience. PrintFriendly removes ads, navigation and web page junk, so you save paper and ink when you print. It's free and easy to use. Perfect to use at home, the office, or whenever you need to print a web page. You can also save as a pdf file.
FastStone Image Viewer
Image Browser, Converter, and Editor
FastStone is Freeware. It is an image browser, converter and editor that supports all major graphic formats, including BMP, JPEG, JPEG 2000, GIF, PNG, PCX, TIFF, WMF, ICO, TGA, and camera raw files. It has a nice array of features such as image viewing, management, comparison, red-eye removal, emailing, resizing, cropping, color adjustments, musical slideshow, and much more. No Adware. No Spyware. Free for home users.
Intelligent Comparison, Access Data
Beyond Compare allows you to quickly and easily compare your files and folders. By using simple, powerful commands you can focus on the differences you're interested in and ignore those you're not. You can then merge the changes, synchronize your files, and generate reports for your records. Standard and pro versions are available.
Protection Against Ransomware
WinPatrol protects your business from Ransomware with WinPatrol Enterprise, which uses the same Artificial Intelligence engine used in their consumer product WinAntiRansom. It means business when it comes to protecting your business. There is a Free and Pro version. We've used WinPatrol for many years and gives us peace of mind to know our documents are being protected.
Free Personal Computer Audit
The Belarc Advisor builds a detailed profile of your installed software and hardware, network inventory, missing Microsoft hotfixes, anti-virus status, security benchmarks, and displays the results in your web browser. All of your PC profile information is kept private on your PC and is not sent to any web server. We have been using this software for years, and it has served us well. It is especially handy to know all the software and hardware you have on your computer.
Remote Support, Remote Access
TeamViewer enables you to support, assist, interact, and collaborae with people remotely. Does Grandma need help on her computer? TeamView allows you to remotely connect to her computer and help her through a project. It is free for personal use.
Remote Storage in the Cloud
Dropbox is a great offsite storage in the cloud. They have pro, business, and enterprise solutions. We have used Dropbox for several years with no problems.
Spartan Multi Clipboard
Ultimate Multi-Clipboard Free Manager
The Spartan Multi-Clipboard for Windows comes in three editions: Standard Hard Disk Edition, Portable Edition for USB Drives, and U3 Edition for U3 Drives. The best way to see what this software can do for you is to click here for the Spartan demo. This particular one has a small but you can get the M8 Free Clipboard here. It is a cut down version. The only difference is that it only has two columns of clips shown instead of the nine columns in Spartan.
Protect Your Computer
AVG Internet Security Software offers Free Antivirus protection or paid, depending on the level of protection you want. We have found that the free antivirus protection is adequate for the average person. Checkout the website to determine which one is right for you.