Computer Software, Freeware, Shareware And Downloads
Aadsoft.com - Programs for webmasters, investors,
and news-group users.
AB Labs - A program that greets the user after
loading the operating system. [Win32]
AB-Tools - Musik-Menü and Search
Backups. Site in English and German.
AddUp 1.2 by Orefa.com - A simple calculator
designed to process non-trivial arithmetic expressions. [Win32]
Advanced Biorhythms - A biorhythms calculator
with charts, printable monthly calendar and partners' compatibility reports.
Free and paid versions available. [Windows]
Advanced Clock - Analog
clock program. Its features include alarm function, screen saver, and full customization
allSnap - A free system
tray program for Windows that makes all top level windows snap to the edge of the
screen (or screens) and each other while moving or sizing.
Amazing clock - Analog and digital,
electronic and mechanical, modern sporting and antique clocks. Available in Russian
Anna-Lyse Ros 2000 - A virtual secretary
and announcer for Windows that can do announcements and help remember things.
Auto Window Manager
- Resize programs automatically, adjust transparency of windows, minimize to tray,
and stay on top.
AVImedic - A tool that fixes AVI video
AviSynth - A powerful video programming language
for post-production editing.
BareGrep - An interactive,
windowed version of the Unix Grep tool. The results are presented in a table for
easy navigation and sorting.
Batprint - A batch
printing tool for Microsoft Excel.
Benfold - Original Java and Windows games, screensavers,
math, and science programs with screenshots.
Bexonsoft - A bulk file renamer.
Binary Modular DataFlow Machine - A Parallel Programming
Environment. [Linux, SunOS]
BMP EMF Grapher - A 2-D mathematical
package that exports to BMP, EMF, CSV and imports to CSV.
Bret Johnson - DOS TSR (Terminate/Stay
Resident) keyboard and screen utilities . Some can also be used in Windows. Source
Code is available for most.
Burn to the Brim - Windows Utility which
takes the group of files or directories and selects those which optimally fill a
Calculator - Windows utility that
lets you add, subtract, divide, and multiply.
Calendar Magic - A program
that compares 23 different calendar systems and other calendar related tools.
CamStudio - Records screen activity from
the Windows desktop into standard AVI movie files. It is an ideal tool for creating
software demonstrations and active presentations. [Freeware/Opensource]
CCleaner - A simple program that removes
unused and temporary files from Windows machines.
CDAY Calendar Almanac - Displays historical
anniversaries (birthdays, events) and date in multiple calendar systems, including
Gregorian, Hebrew, Mayan, Julian, JDN, and Shire (Lord of the Rings), and Great
Underground Empire (Zork).
CDOrg - A program that helps sort CD
into various different categories. Requires .NET runtime. [Win32]
Chris Oldwoods Stuff - Various network
and database tools for Windows, DOS and Java. Source and binaries available.
CJ's Den - Freeware with source code available,
by Chad Ross. Offers Webtime, an alarm tool designed specifically for time notification.
[Requires .NET runtime]
Clickie - Utility that can add two
new features to the right click context menu of Windows Explorer: Copy Path Name,
and Open MS-DOS Prompt.
Click-N-Type Virtual Keyboard - On-screen
virtual keyboard for anyone with a disability who can't type on a physical computer
keyboard, but can use a pointing device like a mouse.
Console Calculator - A scientific calculator
has a UNIX-like interface and many advanced mathematical functions. [Win32]
Copy Path to Clipboard
- Adds a new command "Copy Path to Clipboard" to the context menu for
files and folders.
Download Page - Offers the Editor2 test editor for Windows, and several
The Crispen Family - Programs are provided
without charge under the terms of the GNU General Public License. The software consists
of Windows, general purpose, VRML, Website and Internet tools and programming tools.
Ctrl Freak Freeware - Some TI-83+
Programs and Chem Assistant.
Cupid info Systems - Offers various software
including programs for cybercafes and various simple games.
Darnell's WebSite - Several
P2P applications and an Unofficial Yu-Gi-Oh PC game.
DataMonkey - Open Source Windows
data translation and conversion application.
Date utility for the Windows Tray
- A program that displays the day of the month next to the clock in the system tray.
DB Tool - A simple
database viewing utility implemented in Java with JDBC. It provides client-side
sorting and allows you to see the table structure information. Available for Windows,
Solaris and FreeBSD.
Dedert Net - The Specchio Favorites program
can organize and syncronize bookmarks and favorites across multiple computers. [Requires
Delta Software Technology
- ANGIE Generation Now, and Pattern By Example.
Dienhart Freeware - Site contains PERL scripts,
graphics and CAD drawings.
DigiMode - Offers various tools, games
and music related downloads.
- A tool that creates a html file of directory contents with links.
DJ Lotos Web - Icons, skins and
other files for Miranda IM.
- A program that checks the name/number of phone callers against a personal database
of banned name/numbers and hangs up on banned callers. [Windows 2000/XP]
Downloads.ch - Swiss portal with large archive
of freeware and shareware. In German and English.
Meter Lite - Provides an accurate account of the data which is flowing through
your computer's network connection at any given moment.
Dutch's Software - Unit conversions,
HTML body tag colors, an image viewer, and a sound player.
- Small program which searches Windows registry for entries that are pointing nowhere.
Also lets you delete all kinds of unnecessary files like temps, backups, can search
for duplicate files and view some information about your disk space usage.
EasyQD - A tool for the creation of Confirmit
e-books Tools by Vangelis
Dimou - Offers various ebook related tools including a book sorter, an html
merger, a list maker, a list comparer, PowerGet, and PowerGet.NET.
eflo.net commerce Software - Credit card number
Mod10 and type validator, and an automated clearing house(ACH) routing number lookup.
Electronic Shop Assistance (ESA)
- ESA is a POS, price quote software for computer stores or any shop front business
that enables the business to professionally prepare a quote for a customer on the
spot. [Win 95/98/NT]
Execute Query - A java based database utility.
Requires Java VM. [Open Source; GPL]
Finance Database - Database for
people in any kind of business. Software descriptions, screenshots, download, and
Fitarelli.org - Offers
free software projects for information engineering, process modeling, data modeling
and other software projects issues.
Five Trees Nokia Phone Manager - Allows
one to use a PC to manage the address book and SMS messages on a Nokia phone and
send SMS quickly and easily using the computer keyboard. [Win95/98/2000/XP/2003]
Flashpaste Lite - A utility for qucickly pasting
and entering text. [Win32]
Flashware - Offers num2text,
smsware, smstraffic, autores which are all written by Franky.
Food File - Displays
the proportion of fat, protein and carbohydrate contained as well as total calories
and more detailed nutritional information for thousands of food products.
Forb.Software - Offers QK Copy, WinMesa, and
a CD-key manager.
Free Dezign - Desktop and internet utilities, games, and screen savers for
MS Windows 95/98 and MS DOS.
Free Launch Bar - Replacement for the
standard MS Windows Quick Launch Bar that allows for menus in the quick launch toolbar.
Free Software Downloads
- Provides links to software that is tried and tested.
FreeRAM XP - A popular program to
optimize and defragment RAM for Windows XP.
The Freeware Publishing Site - Reviews
of new and popular freeware for Windows.
Gadwin PrintScreen - Easy to use
freeware utility that allows you to capture any portion of the screen, save it to
a file, copy it to Windows clipboard, print it or e-mail it to a recipient of your
Google Earth - Offers maps and satellite
images for complex or pinpointed regional searches.
HandyFind - A tool that finds the words in
a document as you type in Internet Explorer, Microsoft Word, Notepad, Outlook Emails,
and other programs. [Windows NT, 2K, XP]
Health Software - A body mass
index calculator. [Win98+]
HELP Read - Text-to-speech
software for Windows 3.1 or later. Supports English and Hawaiian languages. Different
characters read aloud, allows correction of pronunciation, highlights text.
A simple tool to create HTML help files.
HotKicks - Allows
the user to automate tasks through hotkeys. [Win32]
Indirect Group - 3D file managers,
games, logo producers, and bar builders for Windows.
Information Organizer - Organize
digital photos, digital music, daily calendars, business meeting minutes, diaries,
in such a way that it is easy to access, browse, compare and share with others.
IP Detective - A simple tool that displays
the current IP address.
the jackol's den - Drive Cleanup Wizard
gets rid of useless temporary files.
JAppRun - A Java Application
Launcher written in C++ for Windows. Flexible and configurable.
JExplorer - Dual-panel "Commander"-style
file manager, web browser, FTP client, compression/decompression utility, and mail
monitor based on Explorer. [Windows 95/98/ME/NT 4/2000/XP]
JFileChecker - A java application
used to check delimited and fixed width data files to ensure they contain properly
JHead - A Exif Jpeg camera setting
parser and thumbnail remover for Windows, Linux, SunOS, and MacOSX.
Joe LeVasseur's Freeware - Includes
Yankee Clipper - a Win9x/NT Clipboard stacker/memory, a Win95 screen-saver starter,
a simple loan calculator, a Visual Basic messagebox constructing utility, and other
JShift Consulting Group - Offers a free tool
that translates objects between C, HTML, Java, SQL, and XML.
JSquiggle - A peer-to-peer sketch program
written for Sharp Zaurus SL series PDA, iPAQ PDA with Jeode VM, Mac OS X 10.2+,
Windows, and all UNIX that support Java.
JSummer - A java-implementation
of the MD5Sum-HASH-Algorythm that features calculation of md5sum-hashes, checking
of md5sum-hashes, GUI and console version, recursion of directories. Packages for
Windows and Linux.
K-Free Find Files N Replace
- A tool that can find and replace recursively in multiple files and directories.
Includes full report of changes and backup - restore of any file changed.
KnightSoft - KnightSoft Anti-virus
and the Thor Operating System.
Koala_xs - Puts a button in the
Windows task bar tray that opens and closes the CD-ROM drive with one click.
Krapplets.org - Free applications for Windows
95 and NT4.
LargoRecipes - A Java/Swing application
for managing recipes including sophisticated ingredient parsing, and generates recipe
web pages. [Open Source; GPL]
Free command line tool that counts the number of source code lines. It counts individual
files or integrates with your favorite IDE.
Linspect.com - Linux network server monitoring
and management software for Windows, featuring a secure SSH connection and a visual
user interface (GUI).
Little Guard - Protects
Windows machines from small children by disabling your mouse and 98 percent of keyboard
Loan calculator - An amortization
tool for loan payments on homes, cars and refinances.
LoanCalc - A simple
and powerful loan calculator. [Win32]
Plus - A collection of 7 financial calculators that deal with all aspects
of a loan.
LuckyMe Software - Mom's Calendar
b3.1.4 is a free simple printable calendar that helps people keep organized for
Macintosh or Windows.
- Windows program allowing to analyze Macintosh files stored on a Windows NT Server.
Site includes download and a general information page on the software. [Windows
Masterhard Software - Linux Resurrector, a bootable
CD which provides some tools for restoring crashed Linux and Windows based systems.
Mawaqit - An Islamic prayer time schedule reminder
that can provide information about Qiblah direction, moon phases, and solar eclipses.
Meazure 1.0 - Measure, magnify and capture
arbitrary portions of the screen in a number of different ways. [Windows 95/98/ME/NT
MediaMan - A personal media catalog manager
that can categorize your collection of music CDs, movie DVDs, books and VHS tapes.
MeD's Movie Manager - Customizable
movie manager with add, edit, delete database functions, imports movie information
from IMDb. [Windows 95/98/Me/NT/2000]
- Newsletter with brief reviews of a variety of utilities.
Microsug - Information about Mozilla products
and a small directory of other freeware.
MouseSoft - MouseSoft Directory Size,
a directory size tool. [Win32]
Movie Organizer - Get organized with
the OXD data movie organizer. It's easy-to-use, and fun.
Multi-string search-and-replace utility and other
file utilities - Provides free plug-ins for Word and Excel to help perform
multi-replacement operations. Also provides other utilities.
- Clock multiple elapse times with ten parallel counters. Multiple timers also act
as lap holder or just for keeping results of past clocking.
The Open Technology Portal - An extensive
web resource for open source software news, products, discussion, tools and licenses.
Most freely available code from open source projects is cataloged.
OpenUniverse - 3D solar system simulator
for Linux, OpenGL, or Windows that uses NASA data.
Oxpus file manager - Free software program
for Windows and Linux / Unix. [Requires Java VM]
Passreminder - An open-source secure password
manager. [Requires Java VM]
PDF Explorer - A program to catalog pdf
files and extract images from them. Includes support for multiple disks and scanning
for pdf's in compressed archives.
PDF-Analyzer - Allows one to find
out various information about pdf-files. [Win32]
PDL Hider -
Allows one to hide videos/movies/files without deleting them.
Peupeu Software - Offers a
script interpreter, a key press generator, a pacman clone, and a html metatage tool.
Photo ID Card Program
- A program that prints simple Photo ID's. Source code included.
PhraseExpress - Manages frequently used
text phrases in a taskbar icon and pastes them into any application with a single
PhySci software suite - Provides cross platform
programs for the physical sciences.
Plop - Plop Linux and Plop bootmanager.
Point-N-Click - On-screen virtual mouse
for anyone with a disability who can't click a mouse, but can otherwise move
a pointing device like a mouse or trackball.
PolyGlot - Allows one to learn or to teach
multiple foreign languages.Users work with personal parameters, own dictionaries
and games. Available in English and French.
PrimeColor Software - Computational chemistry
tools to study molecular structure, crystal structure, electronic structure and
PrintDeskTop - Free screen print utility
Programs For All - Free for all software
directory for Windows and other operating systems.
PublicWare - A small danish spare time
company that makes free software including music management software called Music
Archive and a file renamer.
PUC Unit Conversion
- Java programm that converts units of acceleration, angle, area, energy/work, force,
coefficient of heat transfer, length, mass, mass density, mass concentration, power,
pressure/stress, time, velocity, viscosity, volume and temperature.
QuickStart - Quickly finds
items in the Start Menu, Favorites, Recent Files, Desktop and History, that match
a typed keyword. [Win32]
Radio3000 - Various utilities for radio stations
and broadcasters including a broadcast calendar generator and ad scheduling software.
Real (video) Join - A Windows32 GUI
frontend to join Real Video (*.RM) files together. Real Producer (freeware) required.
Registry Explorer - A Windows system tool
that is intended to replace regedit.
- A simple medication reminder.
Roger Smith Software - Free software.
Salonmaster - A salon management
system that is currently beta testing.
SAM - A small business CRM/Sales Automation/Project
Management software package.
The Sasquatch Realm - A collection of
popular freeware, some games, and a Gmail invite exchange program.
ScoreExtractor - Program that can help
to manually convert wav files to midis. The idea is to draw notes on a time-frequency
picture, then test yourself, and save the results. [Windows 95/98/Me/2000]
Script and Graph - Program to plot or graph
any mathematical function in two-dimensional Cartesian space. The user has the ability
to alter the script variables when the graph is already computed and visible. [Windows
Sensible Freeware - Utilities
for network management, web-site monitoring, and computer-based paging.
Sergey Zorin's software - Diff_ext,
a file difference extension for Windows Explorer.
Shadowcraft homepage - Home
to iNFERNO and other freeware software.
Site Journal - A program is intended to help
site-supervising architects, engineers, and construction companies document site
Sitemap Creator -
Exports directory structure to an html file that can be used to create sitemap of
a website or to print the contents of a folder.
SlavaSoft Inc. - HashCalc - Calculator
to compute message digests, checksums and HMACs for files, as well as for text and
snsware.net - Author's site. A collection
of useful Visual Basic freeware programs, including a small HTML editor.
Songwave - Includes ISA Server site
blocker and blocklists.
SpeedFan - A program that can control
fan speeds according to system temperatures.
Spell Checker for Edit Boxes
- A near-universal spell checker for Windows edit boxes; free for private use.
SphereTV - An international TV listings management
program that offers the ability to get reminded about favourite programs whenever
they are about to be broadcast.
SpiraClock - Small Java program
that continuously displays upcoming events from schedules and time-tables inside
a desktop clock.
STecHome - Offers a small file splitting
Stefan Partusch - Author of
freeware programs, products are Japtra (a Japanese Trainer), and DevCont(a program
to test internet protocols and server applications).
STG FolderPrint - Print and
visualize Windows folders with disk space indicators, file filters, and display
Subliminal messaging programs
- Two different programs, Subliminal Flash and Mind Coder, that create subliminal
messages. [Requires .NET Runtime]
Switch Window -
MS Windows application that allows the user to switch to or close the any desired
window by a contextual menu from the desktop.
Systray Shortcuts - A program that creates
shortcuts in the MS Windows systray.
Task Plus - Appointment
calendar that runs in the Windows system tray allowing instant access to alarms
Tedium Compensator - Sets a random background,
startup wave file and shutdown wave file on Windows bootup.
Thomas Mitch Franey -
Offers a talking Freecell game and a manufacturing costing program for download.
Timed Command -
A program that performs a user specified command after a chosen number of days,
hours, minutes and seconds.
Timelord Timetabling - A Timetabling
program for Windows
Tingan's Homepage - 3D Solar System, various
games, and screensavers.
Tinnes Software - Various useful programs like
Desktop Calendar, Timed Shutdown and 10. Slide Show.
Tray Commander Lite - Multifunctional
utility that sits as an icon in the system tray, to execute many different commands,
such as: launch program file, open folder, launch screensaver, make screenshot,
open or close CD door and many others.
TrID - A binary file identifier
tool that can identify file types and provide information about the file type. Site
available in English and Italian.
TurboNote - Sticky note program that includes
network and email sending, alarm, search, and quick launch feature to easily open
files, email and URLs.
3twists Software - Products include virtual
dice, image resizer and image viewer. Requires .NET 2.0 runtime. [Windows]
uasoftware.it - creators of
Virtual secretary. Available in Italian and English.
UCmore - A free Internet navigational tool
that simplifies and organizes your web browsing by showing you relevant links without
having to use search engines.
Ulfwood - Freeware Utilities - Text utilities
for file searching, content modifying and word translating. For personal use.
unearthed java - A few
simple java applets and some thoughts on java development.
Userhealth - Measure your
active computer time and take regular pauses. [Win32]
Utilities developed by Mercury -
Hosts eMailer, a personalized group mailer.
VAMP Media Center - Listen to Mp3s, organize
media, edit clips, make screen savers, wallpaper, calendars, and photo albums. Enjoy
photo sharing and download new materials every day. Play On-line games.
Video Caster - Software to easily capture
a video file, upload it to a Windows Streaming Server and distribute video clips
through an e-mail link to friends or stream the videos directly from the web site.
Video Spark - An HTML to
Vocabulary Builder - A tool to
practice vocabulary for the SAT, GRE or other vocabulary intensive examinations.
Requires .NET runtime.
Ware-Lords - Original programs
and games for Windows including an MP3 player, a picture puzzle, and a Tetris clone.
Wasanka's Portal - Creator
of Iview, a simple image and slide show viewer.
William's Home - Simple games for
daVinci and Palm.
- Allows on to index HTML documents and make them searchable by your visitors.
WinMac - Macintosh style menubar that
can be used in Windows 95/98/NT4/2000.
Wireless Messaging Freeware
- SNPP based wireless messaging from Windows.
XCalc - A Reverse Polish Notation calculator.
Xconnect - A Xming Xwin GUI
YMPEG - An MPEG Codec which integrates itself
with Windows and offers seamless encoding from your favorite applications.
- Offers MagicBin a "throw the file into the bin" game and Mathburst,
the simple and powerful calculator. [Win32]
Yue Hong's Freeware - Offers
iTweak for windows, a tweaking tool, and Winwall, a wallpaper changer. [Win32]
Zipdy - Program for Linux to calculate
the distance between two zip codes. [Open Source, GPL]
Zipoid - A ZIP Code verification, look-up
and distance calculator tool.
ZoomOut: TV Capture
- A VCR plugin for KastorTV. It allows one to record television in AVI, Xvid, DivX
and also control various other features such as time programming, and image resolution.
SourceForge - Thousands of open
source projects hosted. offering access to CVS, mailing lists, bug tracking and
AcademicEdge - A college and university
administration software suite for student recruitment, admission, registration,
financial aid, and bursar functions. Includes product overview and technical information.
Business Readiness Rating - A new standard
model for rating open source software, with the goal of giving companies a source
for determining whether the software they are considering is mature enough to adopt.
DaveSource Marginal Hacks - Collection of
utilities, most of which are written in Perl. Includes HTML photo album generator,
Web invitation system, basic HTTP server, and an 'extensible' mail filter.
Debrief - Submarine maritime tactical analysis
application. Used for analysis of maritime vessel tracks in 2 and 3 dimensions.
GASP: GAming Services Platform - News, information
and downloads for this Java based mobile gaming platform. (Java)
GNU Project and Free Software Foundation - Home
of the GNU operating system, the GNU General Public License, and the Free Software
Foundation. The Open Source Movement branched off from the Free Software Movement
in 1998. The Linux kernel is normally used together with GNU.
GnuWin32 - The project provides various
GNU tools and software for Win32.
H2O Project - Community-based development
of educational software. Contains code for the projects and a mission statement.
AbandonGames - Offers a search
engine for classic games and an active forum.
The Abandonware Ring - The original
Abandonware Ring. With a FAQ and a resources section.
Dan's 20th Century Abandonware
- Application software from a time not quite forgotten.
Free Oldies - Search engine covering many
sites. Search by name or sort by genre.
Macintosh Garden - Dedicated to preserving
abandonware games for the Mac OS.
The Ultimate Oldgames Linkpage - A large ring
with many sites and a resources section.
and the Software Industry - An article looking at the issues involved in
abandonware from both sides.
The pros outweigh the cons - Article on abandonware from The Adventure Collective.
(June 24, 2000)
AETEA Information Technology Inc. - IT consulting
business that supports technical and Internet development initiatives.
AIA Aplicaciones en Informática Avanzada - AIA
provides software and consulting services to the financial sector and the energy
AMI Visions - Software development and
consulting firm, offering full life-cycle development and implementation with service
listings, vertical markets, company vision, and employment opportunities.
Amity Soft Consulting - Was born to provide
you with green solutions enabled by our unique values and tested methods.
Androidal Systems, Inc. - Has discovered
a universal grammar explaining the basic structure of knowledge & the nature
of our expression of language.
AnhBach Technology, Inc. - Solutions provider
specializing in software and system development including business system applications
and Web-based solutions for small and medium scale systems.
Answerport - Web-enabled e-business consulting
company specialized in SCM, ERP and CRM software package evaluation, selection,
migration and conversion.
Applied Knowledge Inc. - Strategic business solutions.
Total solution approach aligns technology with business objectives using Internet,
e-commerce, b2b, web, back office software tailored to meet your unique needs.
Baseline Business Geographics - Geographically
enable your business with our range of MapInfo software and data. 85% of businesses
can benefit directly from our location-based analysis systems.
Baywood Technologies, Inc. - Provides
technology business solutions and systems outsourcing services to clients in a variety
BdM Development - Provides an integrated
approach to activities that contribute towards enhancing the knowledge, skills and
abilities of staff.
Beacon Hill Software, Inc. - Boston-based
consulting firm specializing in the development of applications that satisfy user
Software Development Companies
A-1 Technology, Inc. - Providers of offshore
software development, website design, and web application development. Clients include
financial services, ecommerce, healthcare, and media companies.
Aalayance - US and Indian software application
development company, most programming languages and platforms.
ABPC Ltd - Specializes in bespoke multi-user
systems, with new desktops, servers, upgrades, and repairs. Provides details of
services available and contact information.
Accelerated Design - Develops and
supports database-driven applications with expertise in transportation systems.
Access Softek - Custom Windows software
development, including MAPI, personal finance, multimedia, and Windows CE. Also
produces import and export filters.
Accolade Systems - Development outsourcing
and project management services.
ACE Technologies - Engineering consulting
firm located in Rochester Hills, Michigan, specializing in the development of custom
software applications and websites, and the support of PC hardware.
Active Data Corporation - Software development
consulting firm for mission critical information systems. ADC specializes in SQLWindows,
Gupta Team Developer, SQLBase, Oracle, VB.Net, ASP.Net and SQLServer.
Advanced Programming Concepts - Christian software
& Web development company. Consultation, consulting, programming, analyst, analysis,
since 1987, FoxPro, business, church, data conversions, management, managerial consultation.
AFH Systems Group - A small group of systems programming
consultants that specialize in the development of Intel x86 architecture compilers,
assemblers, linkers, and debuggers.
Aitken Scientific Ltd - Specialists in the
bespoke development of software for engineering and scientific applications. UK-based.
AksharMaya - India-based offshore software
Alonso Consulting - Offering software development,
networking, web site development and support services. We are a Microsoft Solution
Provider and can install and service all Microsoft software products.
Amalgamated Binaries - Applications software,
custom software development, web site development and enhancement services, and
Elvis and Klingon Klock.