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    Default Help2Go Recommended Software

    The 'boss man' (that's osc), has informed me that our Help2Go Recommended Software is woefully out of date and we've got to get into the new millennium . He's quite right. Click on the link here (or up there) and take a look.

    I've gone through them all, and for the most part the links are fine (a few deletions are in order), but there's better and more updated versions out there. Using the basic headings, we have

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    In responding to the above, perhaps we can keep this kind of format (copy and paste as much as you can ).

    Essential Software

    Operating Systems - Windows XP $
    Windows Vista $


    Anti-Virus/Spyware Software

    Highjack Detection - Highjackthis (free)


    CD/DVD Utilities

    CD & DVD Burning Software: Nero $


    And on and on and on ...

    Refer to this link if you want to learn how to create/insert a link. If it's any easier for you, just give us the name and URL, comments if you wish and we'll take it from there. Thanks.

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    Web Browsers:
    Firefox (free), Opera (free)

    A/V Software:
    AVG Free

    Anti-spyware Program:
    SuperAntiSpyware (free), Malwarebytes Anti-malware (free)

    Email:
    Thunderbird (free)

    Office Suites:
    Microsoft Office ($), Google Docs (free), OpenOffice.org (free)

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    Unzip Utility:
    7-Zip

    File Recovery:
    Recuva

    not sure where to put this this program:
    KeyNote >> tabbed notebook that also uses a tree structure, one of my personal favorites

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    FTP:
    Filezilla

    Also, I would recommend Foxit instead of Adobe Reader. The Adobe reader is just too clunky.

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    Remote control for PC I have been using Crossloop, but if I remember, some of you swear by VNC, is that right? Better than Crossloop? New heading for places like Photobucket ... Image hosting ? iespell , tinySpell any others? Digital editor : Paint.net

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    Default Just a couple I like...

    Snapshot is the easiest of all screenshots for me.

    JavaRa also keeps me up to date with Java installations

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    my pc remote control is LogMeIn free... (free)
    although the pro version is good too but costs ($)

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    Photo Editing
    Adobe Photoshop ($)

    Web Design
    Adobe Dreamweaver ($)

    Notebook
    Evernote (free)

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    Default Image Resizer

    This is a good one for me also.

    Image resizer, quick and easy. although you most likely have it.

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