HTTrack is a free (GPL, libre/free software) and easy-to-use offline browser utility. You can download the contents of entire web sites from the Internet to a local directory for offline viewing. HTTrack allows you to download a World Wide Web site from the Internet to a local directory, building recursively all directories, getting HTML, images, and other files from the server to your computer. HTTrack arranges the original site’s relative link-structure. Simply open a page of the “mirrored” website in your browser, and you can browse the site from link to link, as if you were viewing it online. HTTrack also can update existing mirrored sites and resume interrupted site downloads. It crawls M3U and AAM files and can cache to a ZIP file. It also handles CSS. HTTrack is fully configurable, and has an integrated help system.
ComboFix is a freeware program, created by sUBs, that scans your computer for known malware, and when found, attempts to clean these infections automatically. The software allows the manual removal of spyware infections. ComboFix is a specialized effective cleaning tool, which is useful compared to other malware and spyware removers. In addition to being able to remove a large amount of the most common and current malware, ComboFix also displays a report that can be used by trained helpers to remove malware that is not automatically removed by the program. You should not run ComboFix unless you are specifically asked to by a helper. Also, due to the power of this tool it is strongly advised that you do not attempt to act upon any of the information displayed by ComboFix without supervision from someone who has been
MPlayer is a movie player which runs on many systems. It plays most MPEG/VOB, AVI, Ogg/OGM, VIVO, ASF/WMA/WMV, QT/MOV/MP4, RealMedia, Matroska, NUT, NuppelVideo, FLI, YUV4MPEG, FILM, RoQ, PVA files, supported by many native, XAnim, and Win32 DLL codecs. You can watch VideoCD, SVCD, DVD, 3ivx, DivX 3/4/5, WMV and even H.264 movies. This package contains the latest builds of MPlayer for the Windows platform as well as SMPlayer and MPUI. Thanks to the award-winning MPlayer engine, more than 192 Video- and 85 Audiocodecs are supported natively! This package contains everything you´ll need in one single download! Another great feature of MPlayer is the wide range of supported output drivers. It works with X11, Xv, DGA, OpenGL, SVGAlib, fbdev, AAlib, DirectFB, but you can use GGI, SDL
Dr.Web CureIt! 8 is an easy to use FREE curing utility to clean your computer infected with viruses and various unwanted codes. This an anti-virus scanner based on Dr.Web Scanning Engine, the standard virus scanning engine of Dr.Web products. Dr.Web CureIt! detects and neutralizes the following types of malicious programs: Worms, Viruses, Trojans, Rootkits, Spyware, Dialers, Adware, Hacktools, Jokes, Riskware, and other malicious objects that have gone undetected by your anti-virus software. Dr.Web CureIt! will help you quickly scan and cure, if necessary, a computer operated by MS Windows without installation of the Dr.Web Anti-virus. You do not need to disable your anti-virus software to check your system with Dr.Web CureIt! The utility contains the most up-to-date add-ons to the Dr.Web virus databases going up to twice per
SRWare Iron is a free and open-source web browser of the future, based on the free Sourcecode “Chromium”. It offers the same features as Chrome – but without the critical points that the privacy concern. Iron primarily aims to eliminate usage tracking and other privacy compromising functionality that the Google Chrome browser includes. While Iron does not provide extra privacy compared to Chromium, it does disable some configurable Chromium features that could share information with third parties. Google’s Web browser Chrome thrilled with an extremely fast site rendering, a sleek design and innovative features. But it also gets critic from data protection specialists, for reasons such as creating a unique user ID or the submission of entries to Google to generate suggestions. SRWare Iron is a real alternative.
Sumatra PDF is a slim, free PDF, XPS, DjVu, CBZ and CBR reader for Windows with a minimalistic design. Simplicity has a higher priority than a lot of features. This reader is small and starts up very fast. Options are a little thin on the ground but Sumatra PDF provides a very comfortable environment for reading PDFs and you can print documents without much hassle. You can take this over Acrobat any day for looking at eBooks. Also Sumatra PDF is designed for portable use: it’s just one file with no external dependencies so you can easily run it from external USB drive. This classifies it as a portable application. As is characteristic of many portable applications, Sumatra takes up little disk space. SumatraPDF works on Windows 8, Windows 7, Vista, XP and Windows 2000. Not supported: Windows 95, 98 and ME.
Media Player Classic – Home Cinema is an extremely light-weight media player for Windows. It is a Media Player Classic mod design for homecinema usage and looks just like Windows Media Player 6.4, but has many additional extra features. Media Player Classic – Home Cinema allows you to enhance, decode and accelerate a broad span of movie formats like x.264 with GPU assisted acceleration and image quality enhancing. The WMP Classic Home Cinema player does not require many system resources than the rest of the video media players to run smoothly. This is a low PC resources windows media player that runs on slower machines with older CPUs. Modern graphics card offer the possibility to decode partially or completely a video stream using DirectX Video Acceleration (DXVA), in order to reduce CPU usage
ABBYY Lingvo X5 is a new generation of electronic dictionaries which combines reliable content, powerful word look-up and intuitive dictionary software in a single product. Supports you when reading, writing and learning foreign languages. You can look up word definitions in English and Russian dictionaries, word translations for 20 languages, get conjugations for verbs, listen to pronunciation and create flash cards to memorize new words. Look-up definitions within any application or file, including PDFs, images, or movie subtitles. Dictionary entries contain detailed keyword information including translation alternatives, example sentences, grammatical descriptions and audio pronunciations. ABBYY Lingvo X5 Translation Dictionary delivers a combination of trusted content, easy word look-up and flexible software.
Balabolka is a Text-To-Speech (TTS) program. All computer voices installed on your system are available to Balabolka. The program can read the clipboard content, view the text from CHM, DjVu, DOC, EPUB, FB2, HTML, ODT, PDF and RTF files, customize font and background colour, control reading from the system tray or by the global hotkeys. Balabolka uses various versions of Microsoft Speech API (SAPI). It allows to alter a voice’s parameters, including rate and pitch. The user can apply a special substitution list to improve the quality of the voice’s articulation. This feature is useful when you want to change the spelling of words. The rules for the pronunciation correction use the syntax of regular expressions. Balabolka can save the synchronized text in external LRC files or in MP3 tags inside the audio files.
MiniLyrics is a lyrics plugin for iTunes, Winamp, Windows Media Player, MediaMonkey as well as many less known players (compatible with 22 players). MiniLyrics is a lyrics viewer and editor. It will download and automatically display lyrics for songs, you can catch every word. MiniLyrics can save lyrics in mp3 files. The interface of Minilyrics is completely customizable, so you can select from several skins – Fantasy, iTunes Mode, Windows 7, Metal, Modern, and others. Once you load a music file, Minilyrics automatically searches for the correspondent lyrics within its database. Of course, some of the lyrics are not accurate, but you can correct them in an editor. You can rate and upload lyrics, save them as a LRC file, select character encoding, select lyrics floating mode or lyrics bar mode, or configure display options –
REAPER is a digital audio workstation: a complete multitrack audio and MIDI recording, editing, processing, mixing, and mastering environment. Using your current computer and no other software, you can import any audio and MIDI, synthesize, sample, compose, arrange, edit, mix, and master songs or any other audio projects. If you add a hardware audio interface of your choice (AD/DA: analog-to-digital/digital-to-analog) and a microphone, you have a complete recording studio, suitable for recording anything from a soloist to a band to an orchestra (even if the orchestra is just you).
REAPER converts your computer into the full power of any top-of-the-line recording studio. Minus, of course, a room full of shockingly expensive converters, microphones, amplifiers, and, well, talent. If you are a top-of-the-line recording studio interested
ABBYY is a world leader in development of document recognition, data capture and linguistic technologies. ABBYY FineReader is an award-winning OCR software that converts static paper documents and PDF files into manageable electronic data, saving you time and effort. ABBYY FormReader is a powerful data capture platform used by business users, large enterprises and governmental agencies to process thousands of forms daily. And ABBYY’s document recognition SDKs have won acclaim from software developers and VARs that have integrated ABBYY technologies into their own applications. ABBYY FineReader is an intelligent OCR software for individual users and business professionals that turns scanned documents, PDFs and digital camera images into searchable and editable formats, including Microsoft Word, Excel and
The Bat is an e-mail application that supports multiple POP3 accounts, true multithreading, MIME and UUencode standards, multimedia, message templates, minimization to the system tray, message notification, APOP authorization, and PGP. You also will find a fast and comfortable message editor with text highlighting, as well as a mail dispatcher for managing messages on servers. English, Russian, German, Dutch, Polish, Swedish, Italian, Lithuanian and Romanian interfaces are built in, as is a multilingual spelling checker. The application’s other features include automatic dial-up networking (configurable for multiple accounts) and the option to include a photo with each address-book entry. There also are enhancements, such as message coloring, flagging, advanced filtering, speed improvements, and virus protection.
MediaCoder is a free universal batch media transcoder, which nicely integrates most popular audio/video codecs and tools into an all-in-one solution. With a flexible and extendable architecture, new codecs and tools are added in constantly as well as supports for new devices. MediaCoder intends to be the swiss army knife for media transcoding in all time and at this moment, it already has millions of users from 170+ countries all over the planet. MediaCoder is a front-end/GUI for a collection of audio/video command line utilities and dynamic libraries (including audio/video codecs and multiplexers). MediaCoder maintains a unified parameter tree whose leaves (parameter values) can be altered through the application GUI, a web-based tree view, user interfaces for specific devices (e.g. PSP, iPhone) and conforming HTTP requests.
ABBYY PDF Transformer lets you convert any PDF file into Microsoft Word, Excel, HTML, or TXT format. It helps you increase your productivity and efficiently convert PDF files, allowing you to reuse the extracted information in your favorite Microsoft Office applications. Based on ABBYY’s award-winning FineReader OCR and Adobe PDF Library technologies, PDF Transformer is the only conversion utility that can process any PDF file whether it was created by a scanner or multifunction peripheral, downloaded from the Internet, or generated from within applications such as Microsoft Word and Excel. ABBYY PDF Transformer also preserves the layout and formatting of the original PDF file when converting to Microsoft Word, Excel, and HTML. Though PDF becomes a de-facto standard for electronic documents, it sometimes can be challenging to