Collected links for the latest versions of good* Windows software.
If your favorite Windows software is similar to those on this list,
but isn't listed here, please let me know about it (via the contact
Also, please let me know if any of these links is redirected or dies
and I will correct it as soon as possible.
An excellent compression/decompression tool.
A Perl programming distribution for Windows and other environments.
A Python programming distribution for Windows and other environments.
A Tcl programming distribution for Windows and other environments.
Free streaming computer desktop recording software.
An automatic software installation and update tool.
Online storage software.
Note taking, storage, and syncronizing software.
File comparison and merging software.
Software inspection security software.
A spyware removal tool.
A PDF document viewer.
An excellent web server.
An multilanguage editor with emphasis on Java.
An excellent multifile text editor with an even more capable Pro version.
Evince is a document viewer for pdf, postscript, djvu, tiff and dvi.
A PDF document reader.
A command line public key encryption/decryption tool.
A Windows software package installer creator (ispack.exe is a full installer).
Java Virtual Machine
A Java program runner.
A server that collects and logs (and more) syslog messages.
A multilanguage editor with emphasis on Perl, Python, and Tcl.
An IRC client.
Home of the web browsers Mozilla and Firefox, and the emailer Thunderbird.
A player for Flash media files.
A player for general and Quicktime media files.
A player for general and Real media files.
A player for Shockwave media files.
A general and MP3 media file player.
An excellent database server.
A scriptable FTP client.
A syslog client that transforms EventLog events into syslog entries and
send them to syslog servers.
An excellent office software (word processor, spreadsheet, presentations) suite.
A PDF file generator installed as a virtual printer.
A GUI and command line SSH client for secure communications and remote control.
A backup system for small peer-to-peer networks, free for 3 or fewer nodes.
A compression/decompression tool that also handles Apple formats.
A set of utilities for file, network, process, system, and security information.
An efficient remote screen control program.
A GUI SCP and SFTP client for secure file transfers.
A compression/decompression tool.
A set of Unix command line utilities.
Network protocol analyzer.
Collected network scanning applications.
Editor and programmer for Arduino hardware.
Android and iOS development platform.
Sound recording and editing.
Disc burning software.
* I have a bias towards software lacking costly licensing and distribution
issues, and that is reflected here.