Windows Software

Members of the AACC have through personal experience or use found software that they have ended up using and/or demonstrated to other Club members as part of the meeting held at the Club.  The following is a short summary of these, including any links to documentation and/or downloads supplied by the vendors or other parties.

Note:    The Australian Associated Computer Club does not condone or support any acts that breach the copyright of any software.  Nor does the Club take any responsibility for any damage that the following software may cause to the computers of any individual (members of otherwise).  It is up to the individual as part of downloading the software to take the necessary steps to review the system requirements for the software and to ensure that they comply with any licensing requirements.

Software Category Description /Links
7-Zip
(Date added: 29-09-2009)
Compression Utility 7-Zip is a file archiver with a high compression ratio.
http://www.7-zip.org/
Cartoonist 1.3
(Date added: 26-10-2009)
Image Editor Cartoonist is an image editing tool that lets you add a touch of humor to your digital pictures. This compact and easy-to-use program enables you to create sophisticated caricatures applying warp effects in a matter of minutes.
http://www.bestfreewaredownload.com/freeware/t-free-cartoonist-freeware-awqclwte.html
DIA for Windows
(Date added: 07-10-2009)
Drawing Application Dia is a program to draw structured diagrams, eg. flowcharts, network diagrams, block diagrams, floor plans, etc.
http://dia-installer.de/index_en.html
Dropresize
 
(Date added: 03-11-2009)
Image Editor Dropresize is a system tray application that watches a folder for new images and automatically resizes them into a web-friendly size.
http://semigeek.wordpress.com/dropresize/

 
Hard Drive Powerwash
(Date added: 03-10-2009)
Disk Utility Windows Utility that enables it's users to remove file clutter from their Windows systems quickly and easily.
http://www.harddrivepowerwash.com/
Miscellaneous Freeware Games Games List of commercial games released as freeware ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_commercial_games_released_as_freeware )
Notepad++
(Date added: 29-09-2009)
Text Editor Free (as in "free speech" and also as in "free beer") source code editor and Notepad replacement that supports several languages.
http://notepad-plus.sourceforge.net/uk/site.htm
SyncBack Freeware
(Date added: 29-09-2009)
Backup Utility SyncBack is our freeware program that helps you easily backup and synchronize your files to: the same drive; a different drive or medium (CDRW, CompactFlash, etc); an FTP server; a Network; or a Zip archive.
http://www.2brightsparks.com/freeware/freeware-hub.html
Windows Live Writer
(Date added: 29-09-2009)
Blogging Utility Writer makes it easy to share your photos and videos on almost any blog service—Windows Live, Wordpress, Blogger, LiveJournal, TypePad, and many more.
http://download.live.com/writer