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Top Free Windows Software To Install Now

Posted on the 03 April 2017 by Dreamtechie

A new PC installation is a fresh opportunity to install some useful and effective software tools on it. As a compatible software works just fine with a new hardware, it becomes important to choose software right. You can select software as per needs and compatibility with the hardware. As for stocking, your system is an intensely personal task thus keeping a tab on right software become crucial.

You can select software of your need from the bevy of options available. These software programs include many paid and free versions to offer you various features and services. In fact, there are free software tools available for almost all your needs. Let's discuss top free Windows software as perennial choices.


LibreOffice is free, open source and powerful office suite which offers a clean interface and feature-rich tools to unleash your creativity and help you enhance your productivity. It includes several useful applications to offer you a complete package. This Microsoft Office alternative is an offshoot of OpenOffice which provide ads free, intuitive and user-friendly experience. It offers much useful software like the writer (word processing), Calc (spreadsheets), Draw (diagrams and vector graphics), Impress (presentations).

Top Free Windows Software To Install Now

Math (mathematical formulae), Base (databases) and much more. Using this tool, you can open and save various file formats including Microsoft file types (.doc, .docx etc.). It offers some excellent graphics and is mostly compatible with Microsoft office.

AVG AntiVirus Free

This simple yet powerful tool helps you protect your system from various malware threats effectively. It includes some useful features like real-time security updates, malware scanning, a performance booster, it even catches malicious downloads effectively even before they reach your system. It offers cutting-edge virus scanner that blocks and removes all malware threats to protect you thoroughly. It is designed to provide you secure and improved system performance. It helps you block unsafe links, downloads, email attachments, stop viruses & spyware and other malware threats, scan for PC performance issues, offer real-time security and firewall, block spam & phishing emails, and much more.


CCleaner protects your privacy and makes your system faster and more secure. It is one of the best PC cleaner tools available. It helps you remove lots of unnecessary files and other data effortlessly to make your system faster. It erases browser search history & cookies to provide safe online activities. It even helps you clean your cluttered and unorganized registry to avoid crashes and improve system performance.

Top Free Windows Software To Install Now

CCleaner's patented registry cleaner tool helps you clean your registry instantly which leads to error and crash free experience. It helps you smooth your startup process by disabling unnecessary startup programs. It offers faster computer, privacy protection, real-time monitoring, scheduled cleaning, automatic updates and much more. You can avail its paid version as well.

VLC Media Player

VLC is simple, free and open source cross-platform multimedia player and framework which supports and plays almost all media files. It supports DVDs, CDs, VCDs and various other streaming protocols. It plays everything from discs, files, devices, webcams to MPEG-2, DivX, H.264, WMV and MP3 formats. This tool is also useful to stream online videos. It offers simple and intuitive user interface to provide a user-friendly experience and provides a variety of customizable skins for better display.

Top Free Windows Software To Install Now

This open source platform offers to create a wide variety of add-ons to provide a customized experience. This versatile software is compatible with computers, laptops, tablets and even smartphones and is available on various operating systems.

KeePass Password Safe

KeePass Password Safe is free, simple, lightweight, and user-friendly tool for various platforms including Windows. It works efficiently on various operating systems and provides safety for your passwords and other data. It keeps your passwords and other data in the highly encrypted database and locks it with single master key or passphrase. Thus, you need to remember only one master password. It keeps your data safe with strong AES and Twofish encryptions. It offers strong security, portability, easy database transfer, multiple user keys, powerful password generator, plugin architecture, multiple language support and much more. You can use this tool for enhanced security in a hassle-free manner.

Top Free Windows Software To Install Now

Apart from these free software tools, you can look for many other options as well to enrich your Windows experience. There are various software programs available to fulfill almost all your needs effectively.

Summary: Windows operating system supported by various free software tools is the best choice available to perform numerous tasks seamlessly. Let's discuss few free software tools available for Windows. Also Read -

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