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Commercial programs like Office or AutoCAD are not only expensive but probably overkill for most people. We aim to find the best, feature-rich, totally free programs for you. Many of them are actually even better than their expensive commercial counterparts, FreewareHome is the one place you really can find a free lunch!


 

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Kate

Program: Kate Version:17.04
Author: Open Source
Website: [ https://kate-editor.org/ ]
Download: [ 3809 Mb ]
Requirements: Windows XP/Vista/7/8
Description: Kate is a multi-document editor. Kate is a programmer's text editor that features syntax highlighting for over 200 file formats with code folding rules. The syntax highlighting is extensible via XML files. It supports UTF-8, UTF-16, ISO-8859-1 and ASCII encoding schemes and can detect a file's character encoding automatically.
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Buttercup

Program: Buttercup Version:0.16
Author: Perry Mitchell & Sallar Kaboli
Website: [ https://buttercup.pw/ ]
Download: [ 33.5 Mb ]
Requirements: Windows XP/Vista/7/8
Description: Cross-platform, free and open-source password manager. Buttercup supports loading and saving credentials archives both locally and remotely. Remote archives can be stored in a variety of service providers like Dropbox, ownCloud and Nextcloud (and others that support WebDAV, such as Yandex). Archives store groups and entries in a simple hierarchy. Both groups and entries can be moved into other groups. Deleted items are trashed before being removed permanently. Buttercup has basic merge conflict resolution when 2 changes are made at once on the file (locally or remote). You can import from other password managers (such as 1Password and KeePass) by opening your archive and choosing Import from the menu.
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SmartFix

Program: SmartFix Version:1.4
Author: simplix
Website: [ https://smartfix.pro/en/ ]
Download: [ 32.0 Mb ]
Requirements: Windows XP/Vista/7/8
Description: SmartFix automatically fixes the most common problems and even cures your computer from unknown malware, which antivirus cannot find. After integration SmartFix is available in the Start menu and in the Recovery Environment on the F8 at boot time for WinXP and above.
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You-Get

Program: You-Get Version:0.4
Author: Open Source
Website: [ https://you-get.org/ ]
Download: [ 6.2 Mb ]
Requirements: Windows XP/Vista/7/8
Description: You-Get is a tiny command-line utility to download media contents (videos, audios, images) from the Web, in case there is no other handy way to do it.
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UK's Kalender

Program: UK's Kalender Version:2.5
Author: Ulrich Krebs
Website: [ http://www.ukrebs-software.de/english/kalender/features.html ]
Download: [ 2.1 Mb ]
Requirements: Windows 98/ME/NT/2K/XP/Vista/7/8
Description: UK's Kalender is a MS Windows program intended to remind you of upcoming events and todos. There are several views for your dates that are organized similar to a calendar sheet. Dates and appointments can be entered into the calendar via an input form.You can enter a forewarn time, so as long as UK's Kalender is running in the background you'll be reminded of your dates as soon as the forewarn time is reached. Independent from the calendar function there is also a todo list where you can enter tasks with a deadline and a forewarn time. If the forewarn time is reached, UK's Kalender will inform you of the due tasks with symbols and colors.
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OutlookStatView

Program: OutlookStatView Version:2.11
Author: NirSoft
Website: [ http://www.nirsoft.net/utils/outlook_statistics.html ]
Download: [ 104 Kb ]
Requirements: Windows XP/Vista/7/8
Description: OutlookStatView scans your Outlook mailbox, and display a general statistics about the users that you communicate via emails. For each user/email, the following information is displayed: The number of outgoing messages that you sent to the user (separated by to/cc/bcc), the number of incoming message that the user sent to you, the total size of messages sent by the user, the email client software used by this user, and the time range that you send/received emails with the specified user.
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BaseX

Program: BaseX Version:8.6
Author: BaseX Team
Website: [ http://basex.org/ ]
Download: [ 8.8 Mb ]
Requirements: Windows XP/Vista/7/8
Description: BaseX is a light-weight, high-performance and scalable XML Database engine and XPath/XQuery 3.1 Processor, which includes full support for the W3C Update and Full Text extensions. An interactive and user-friendly GUI frontend gives you great insight into your XML documents.
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Clipboard Rules

Program: Clipboard Rules Version:1.1
Author: LeeLu Soft
Website: [ http://leelusoft.altervista.org/clipboard-rules.html ]
Download: [ 683 Kb ]
Requirements: Windows XP/Vista/7/8
Description: Clipboard Rules is a unique portable tool that can trigger different actions based on text strings loaded to the clipboard. The application is running minimized at the system tray and monitors the clipboard for predefined text strings, when a matching string is loaded, the rule will trigger and execute the action. This application also comes with an integrated rules editor that can be used to set various actions when rules are triggered.
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7GMode

Program: 7GMode Version:1.0
Author: LeeLu Soft
Website: [ http://leelusoft.altervista.org/7gmode.html ]
Download: [ 186 Kb ]
Requirements: Windows 7
Description: 7GMode is a small, one click portable tool to enable or disable the Windows 7 God Mode.
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Registry Live Watch

Program: Registry Live Watch Version:1.0
Author: LeeLu Soft
Website: [ http://leelusoft.altervista.org/registry-live-watch.html ]
Download: [ 696 Byte ]
Requirements: Windows XP/Vista/7/8
Description: Registry Live Watch is a small Windows application whose purpose is to help you monitor a user-defined registry key for several changes (subkeys, subvalues, or security).
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Application Paths Editor

Program: Application Paths Editor Version:1.0
Author: LeeLu Soft
Website: [ http://leelusoft.altervista.org/application-paths-editor.html ]
Download: [ 772 Kb ]
Requirements: Windows XP/Vista/7/8
Description: The Application Paths Editor application was designed to be a small program that will allow you to Add, Edit and delete Application Paths in a quick and safe way, so you can decide what are the commands Windows will recognize and what they will execute, so you can put less shortcuts on your desktop or in your Windows folder and you will know what is running with each command.
Notes: Windows 7 users, to launch the legacy Run dialog you have to press on Windows Key + R, Application Paths will not work from the Start->search run dialog unless the App Path command name will be the same as the original executable name. also with Windows 7, this app must be executed as admin.

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Tray Cleaner

Program: Tray Cleaner Version:2.0
Author: LeeLu Soft
Website: [ http://leelusoft.altervista.org/tray-cleaner.html ]
Download: [ 2.2 Mb ]
Requirements: Windows XP/Vista/7/8
Description: Tray Cleaner is a lightweight application developed with a single goal in mind: to help you clear the past items from your Windows System Tray area. Sometimes, the notification pane gets really crowded with old items or stores unnecessary warning messages which may occupy a lot of space on the computer. This is why you need dedicated tools, like Tray Cleaner, that can give you a hand when it comes to getting rid of the items that are no longer needed.
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NameAsDate

Program: NameAsDate Version:1.0
Author: LeeLu Soft
Website: [ http://leelusoft.altervista.org/nameasdate.html ]
Download: [ 447 Kb ]
Requirements: Windows XP/Vista/7/8
Description: A handy application that adds new options to Windows Explorer's context menu so that you can effortlessly rename files and folders. NameAsDate comes in handy to users who like to organize their documents and directories based on their creation date and time.
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CoordiPoint

Program: CoordiPoint Version:1.0
Author: LeeLu Soft
Website: [ http://leelusoft.altervista.org/coordipoint.html ]
Download: [ 587 Kb ]
Requirements: Windows XP/Vista/7/8
Description: CoordiPoint is an utility that runs minimized in the system tray (notification area). It adds the ability to enable or disable (using a hotkey) two crossing coordinate lines that follows you mouse cursor. This feature can be useful to position the mouse in the exact point you need, it is very handy when using graphical utilities in which you need to align different objects. It is an easy to use tool that helps users in aligning objects. CoordiPoint can be used while working in graphical applications where precision is mandatory. The coordinate lines of the tool can be customized as preferred by changing their color and dimension.
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APUSB 47

Program: APUSB 47 Version:1.2
Author: LeeLu Soft
Website: [ http://leelusoft.altervista.org/apusb-47.html ]
Download: [ 962 Kb ]
Requirements: Windows 7/8
Description: Since the release of Windows 7, Microsoft doesn't support the AutoRun functionality for non-optical removable media. In other words, AutoRun will still work for CD/DVDs but it will no longer work for USB drives. APUSB 47 is a small and portable utility that runs minimized in the system tray and brings back the AutoRun functionality for USB drives to your Windows 7 computer. No changes are needed to the USB drive, just using the standard autorun.inf as before. You simply need to set APUSB 47 to run at Windows startup and the autorun function will be activated for any device you connect.
Notes: Use caution when using autorun drives as they may contain unwanted harmful programs.

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Zip2Fix

Program: Zip2Fix Version:1.0
Author: LeeLu Soft
Website: [ http://leelusoft.altervista.org/szip2fix.html ]
Download: [ 513 Kb ]
Requirements: Windows XP/Vista/7/8
Description: With Zip2Fix you can quickly salvage the good files from a curropted ZIP archive. In case you have a ZIP archive file that gives you the "The compressed (zipped) folder 'yourfile.zip' is invalid" error, why not try Zip2Fix. It is small, portable, simple to use and fast processing with a high sucess rate. Just execute ZFX.exe, click on open and select the damaged ZIP archive, Zip2Fix will process it quickly and will create a new ZIP archive that contains the good files.
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Sub4Del

Program: Sub4Del Version:1.0
Author: LeeLu Soft
Website: [ http://leelusoft.altervista.org/sub4del.html ]
Download: [ 409 Kb ]
Requirements: Windows XP/Vista/7/8
Description: Keeping you computer clean can be a challenging task. No matter what top of the line file manager you use or how developed your OCD for tidiness is, at some point you’re bound to have an undetermined number of empty folders that serve no purpose. Sub4Del is a lightweight tool that adds a ‘Remove Empty Sub Folders’ entry to the shell context menu. This allows you to quickly and easily remove any empty folders that reside inside a larger directory. With a simple right click all folders are deleted, on all levels. When executed directly, the application makes changes to the system registry in order to make the menu addition so you need to run the application in in administrator mode to be able to use it.
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Virtual Drives Manager

Program: Virtual Drives Manager Version:1.0
Author: LeeLu Soft
Website: [ http://leelusoft.altervista.org/virtual-drives-manager.html ]
Download: [ 560 Kb ]
Requirements: Windows XP/Vista/7/8
Description: There are a lot of reasons why we need sometimes to create a virtual drive that is pointing to an existing folder on a local drive. There are some annoying applications that insist on being installed to a specific drive or to the root of a drive, sometimes you just want to logically divide your existing hard drive for different users, or to create a quick access to a long path directly from My Computer, or for some security reasons, etc. The Virtual Drives Manager application was designed to be a small tool that let you in a quick way, create a Simbolic link (AKA MS-DOS Device name) to a folder and present it as drive. Drives that are created with Virtual Drives Manager will stay even efter you will restart your system, and you can quickly remove them with Virtual Drives Manager. Virtual Drives Manager is available in a GUI version and also in a command line version and both are portable applications.
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My Drive Icon

Program: My Drive Icon Version:1.0
Author: LeeLu Soft
Website: [ http://leelusoft.altervista.org/my-drive-icon.html ]
Download: [ 494 Kb ]
Requirements: Windows XP/Vista/7/8
Description: My Drive Icon is a very basic Windows software product developed to allow users change drive icons.
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Watch 4 Size

Program: Watch 4 Size Version:1.0
Author: LeeLu Soft
Website: [ http://leelusoft.altervista.org/watch-4-size.html ]
Download: [ 1.1 Mb ]
Requirements: Windows XP/Vista/7/8
Description: The fastest and most convenient way to monitor a directory on your computer is to rely on a dedicated third-party application. Such a tool is Watch 4 Size, and it can help you track the size of any folder you choose.
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