Basic Software

Basic software's required for a PC to have a hassle free use:

Productivity: Microsoft Office 2013OpenOffice, LibreOffice, Kingsoft Office,

Browsers: CoolNovo, Chrome, Firefox, Opera, Torch Browser

Instant Messenger (IM): Skype, Google Talk, Thunderbird, Outlook Express, AIM, Yahoo

Runtime support:  Java, DotNet Framework, Air, Shockwave, Silverlight

Photo viewers: FastStone image Viewer/Editor, Picasa, Irfanview, Inkscape

PDF readers: Foxit reader cum printer, Adobe reader, Sumatra PDF

Antivirus: Avast, Avira, Microsoft Essentials, Kaspersky*

Remote Access: Team ViewerAmmy Admin, CrossLoop

Zip /Archive7-Zip, IZarc

Developer toolsFilezillaNotepad++, JDK, PuTTY

Online Storage: Dropbox, Google Drive, Sky Drive

Media Players: VLC, K-Lite Codecs, QuickTime

File Sharing: Bit torrent, µTorrent, DC++


*Kaspersky – Consumes more RAM & system resources which slowes down the PC performance

Software legend: Orange = Freeware / Open source , Blue = Demo / Limited edition

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