Just a few links to some favourite applications.
Advanced Renamer – Freeware renaming application
Calibre – eBook management and viewing tools
7Zip – The best free ZIP program
AIMP – A cool variant of the venerable WinAmp
CCleaner – A great app for cleaning the crap off a hard drive
Defraggler – Defrag your drive better!
Recuva – File Recovery utility
CPU-Z – A utility for detailing the specs of your system
GPU-Z – Video Card tech details
DisplayFusion – A multiple monitor control app
ClassicShell – Return of the Start Button to Windows8! Awesome!
DuplicateCleaner – App for finding duplicate files on your drives
FileZilla – Free FTP client and server
HexEdit Free – App for getting down to the hexadecimal code
HotKeyPlus – A great app for making use of the WinKey
Notepad++ – A powerful Notepad replacement
ProcessExplorer – A neat app for finding out what is REALLY going on behind the scenes
SlimDrivers Free – Find those missing drivers via crowd sourcing!
Speccy – System information
SyncBack Free – A great free backup solution
Picturenaut – A freeware HDR Processing app
CD Burner – A freeware CD Burning application for Windows.