Freeware Fridays | Top Tools of the Week #22


In case you haven’t seen them, here are the most recent posts in our Freeware category. We hope you enjoy reading about these freebies, and maybe you’ll find a keeper in the mix.

Import/Copy Music & Playlists From iPhone, iPod or iPad to Your Computer or iTunes

Import iPod Music and Playlists to iTunes

Import Music and Playlists from your iPhone, iPod or iPad to your computer or iTunes.

AVG Anti-Virus Free Edition 2011 is Now Available


AVG’s free anti-virus program is still a great option for protecting home PCs. The addition of the free LinkScanner and a new Threat Lab website are the real values though.

How to Read QR Codes on Your PC

Clif's QR tag

QR Codes? You’ve seen them. If you have a web enabled smart phone you can even read them. Now you can read QR codes on your PC.

WinPatrol Cloud Brings Group Intelligence to PC Security


WinPatrol has always been a great tool to help you control your PC settings and security. The addition of “cloud” collaboration features is now available as a beta download.

Try the Triple Engine Lunascape6 Orion Browser


Lunascape web browser uses three different rendering engines. You can easily see how a web page will appear in IE, Firefox, Chrome or Safari.

7 Awesome Design Tools Available Online


Are you looking for free and affordable applications that will make your web life easier? Look no further! Here are a handful of add-ons that streamline the graphic design process.

10 New Abstract Animated Screensavers


These abstract animated screensaver themes are good for getting into a thoughtful mood.

Windows Live Essentials 2011 Released


Download Windows Live Essentials 2011 Final version. Windows Live Essentials contains Live Messenger, Live Mail, Live Writer, Photo Gallery and Movie Maker.

Categorize Your Start menu Items with Handy Start Menu

handy start menu logo

Handy Start Menu is a free application that can do the job of keeping application shortcuts organized in the Start Menu as well fit as many items as you need.

FileTypesMan: Change Icon for A Filetype

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Filetype manager by NirSoft is a free application that can help you change the icon associated with a specific filetype.

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