All the main good browers:
Free Windows utilities replacements:
Notepad++ (Notepad replacement)
Irfanview (Windows image viewer replacement)
Paint.Net (Paint replacement)
The GIMP (GNU Image Manipulation Program) (Photoshop/Paint replacement)
OpenOffice (Microsoft Office replacement)
Defraggler (Defrag program made by the people who made CCleaner)
Video driver updates for NVIDIA and ATI:
Media related programs/links
Top 5 best free media converters
VLC Media Player - Plays virtually all media
KLite Codec Pack
First and formost: Google
http://www.whatismyip.com - Tells you your IP on the internet
http://www.systemreq...om/referrer/srl - Can you run games with your current hardware?
http://downforeveryoneorjustme.com/ - Is the website experiencing problems, or is your network?
DirectX End-User Web Installer
Adobe Flash Player
.NET Framework 2.0
.NET Framework 3.5
Online image editing sites
SUPER© - Encodes video and also acts as a media player.
CD/DVD burning software:
System Information for Windows - basically analyzes everything about your entire computer, both hardware and software side.
- checks if your drivers are all up to date.
7-Zip - best free zip/unzip tool, apart from the WinRAR trial.
Batch Renamer - Easily rename groups of files (great for images or videos)
PowerToys - Great free utilities for people with Windows such as:
-Virtual Desktop Manager
GPU-Z - Lightweight utility designed to give you all information about your video card and GPU.
CPUID - Gathers information on some of the main devices of your system.
Common Linux Distributions
Please add below any other suggestions you have and at some point i'll update this post haha