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Smatterings: Freeware Links

This is a list of links to Web Pages that have lots of freeware links. The rewards of one well-written freeware program is priceless.

 

Tried, True and Trusted

FreewareFiles.com - Thousands of Free Software Downloads. Updated Daily! Site hosts a massive freeware collection stocked with prime tested freeware. Thousands of Free Software Downloads. Updated daily.



Freeware Guide link Freeware guide is an alphabetical directory of freeware sites and a big collection of quality freeware.



Freeware Home A fine collection of free software and Internet services. Rating system so you can vote on your favorite freeware program.

Major Geeks Great for system utilities.

SnapFiles Good place to find web authoring and graphics freeware.

Caiman Games Awesome freeware titles-- obtained some excellent versions of the arcade game Breakout

Codex.com Free audio, graphics, dvd, media and video software. Codecs, tools and guides. Be sure to change Sort by: Newest to Sort by: Freeware.

Some Other Freeware Sites

Worth a look, but do not seem to be updated as often as the ones in my tried and true list.

Filehorse Fast & Simple Way to Download Free Software for Windows. Clear labeling whether the software is freeware or a demo.

Freeware Seek only have to adjust the filter for freeware once.

Fosshub No adware, No spyware, No bundles, No malware, Fast downloads, Free services and a single ad.

File River a Windows freeware site.

Open Source

Free software written by a community of programmers. The code is written another interested programmer can work on it and improve the software. As a user. I search for "mature" programs because I want them to work without a bug.

Sourceforge the hub of open license software.

Disclaimer

Even highly recommended software may fall short of your expectations, or worse yet not work at all on your computer. After downloading, and installing the software, you may wish to print my Uninstalling Software in Aaahgg It's Not Working section.

Unchecky is a freeware utility that warns you about unwanted software packaged with the free software you actually want. If there is a link on this site to ad ridden utility, it happened after I happily loaded and used the utility for awhile. If it's something I counted on, but no one else makes a free version that does the same thing, a warning message is added next to the link. Unchecky helps save you from that flavor of adware.


Freeware: Why Use It? link Read Smatterings Freeware: Why Use It? and links to freeware reviews, to squelch doubts about utilizing freeware yourself. The Smatterings freeware directory is located on the bottom of the page.


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