Best Free Software For Your Computer

Office Suites for Your PC

OpenOffice – is a nice open-source program that's an alternative to Microsoft Office. And, it's designed to do just about anything that Microsoft Office can do.

AbiWord – A lightweight version of Microsoft Office. Simple, straightforward interface; easy to use.

Notepad++ – A free source code editor and Notepad replacement, which supports several programming languages, running under the MS Windows environment.

EditPad Lite – A general-purpose text editor, designed to be small and compact, yet offer all the functionality you expect from a basic text editor.

Jarte – A word processor based on the Microsoft WordPad. It can be run directly from a USB flash drive.

AntiVirus and Firewalls

avast! 4 Home Edition – This software is able to detect computer viruses, and check the integrity of programs that are installed on your PC.

AVG Anti-Virus – Will automatically update and protect your open files and software programs running on your PC.

Comodo Firewall – This firewall is designed to constantly monitor your PC from intrusions and Internet attacks. It's fully functional and updates that are free forever!

SpyCatcher Express – A free anti-spyware program that allows novice PC users to remove aggressive spyware, stops next-generation, mutating spyware, blocks reinstallation of aggressive spyware and removes spyware safely and automatically.

StartupMonitor – A small monitoring program that keeps a constant eye on your system’s startup entries. When ever a change is made, you will be notified and given a choice to either allow the change or not to change.

SuperStorm Freeware – This software allows you to hide your confidential files and folders in a wide variety of media files such as pictures, audio, video, executable programs among many other file types.

Windows Defender – A free program that helps protect your computer against pop-ups, slow performance, and security threats caused by spyware and other unwanted software.

HighjackThis – A malware remove tool that makes a detailed log of what’s going on in your Registry and gives you the opportunity to remove things that might be suspect.

Zone Alarm – This software allows yo to block uninitiated and unwanted traffic, while you're not using your PC's Internet connection.

File Management

Eraser – Is a great security tool for Windows users. It will completely remove and overwrite sensitive data on your hard drive.

Restoration – This helpful tool is designed to undelete files that were removed from the recycle bin or directly deleted from within Windows.