7 Essential Software For Windows User

Essential Windows Software

The software is the essential part of a computer user. 91.49% computer users using Windows OS (Operating System) all over the world. It’s free and has great support. There has varieties type software. Ex- a programmer user code editor(Notepad++, Sublime Text), IDE, browsers etc. A video editor uses Camtasia, Adobe Premiere Pro etc. An office stuff uses MS Office, Email etc. A graphic designer user Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator etc. But there has some common software, which is essential for everybody. Today we’ll discuss on them-

1. LightShot

It’s a small and very light-weight software. Only 2.33 MB size. But very useful. You can take a screenshot and upload it to the online server, save on your computer, even you can basic edit with the software. Besides, with the software, you can search similar image in Google, print and share on your social networks. It’s available for Mac and Windows. After installing, just press PrtScr or PrintScreen key from your keyboard.

2. Windows Defender

Windows Defender is a free anti-virus tool comes with Windows. It’s available in Windows 7 and later versions. Most of the user’s user Avast, McCafee, AVG, Avira, Kaspersky etc. But Windows Defender is more secure and strong than another anti-virus. Third-party software will reduce your computer memory, but the Windows Defender is the default, so you can use it easily without installing and reduce memory.

3. PaintDotNet

You can call it a light version of Photoshop. With the software, you can basically edit and give photo effects. It’s useful than Google Picasa. You can draw pictures and have many features

4. IDM or EagleGate

Most of the browsers have default download system. But for the resume speed, speed limitation we use IDM (Internet Download Manager). It’s awesome, problem is – it’s paid and bothering to integrate with the browser. So you can use EagleGate. FileHippo rating is 8/10. It has almost same features of IDM and it’s totally free to use.

5. Everything

In your PC may have million data or files in thousands of folders. It’s tough to memorize all files names and category. Just install Everything. It’ll work as Google in your computer. Huhu 🙂 It can read zipped and hidden files on your computer. Also, it has many features and options.


6. Winrar

Compressing a file or folder we use default computer compress system. For getting more features and facilities we can use Winrar, WinZip or 7zip. 7zip is the best.

7. WinSCP

Generally, we use FileZilla for uploading a file to a server. But it takes time when we live edit of our website code. So I’ll recommend using WinSCP. With the software, you can easily live edit. It’s free and useful.

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