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Windows 7: FREE Great Programs for Windows 7

11 Jun 2009   #331
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Charles Kane View Post
Haven't got an "L" yet!
Here's a good one for the list which works seamlessly in Win7
Launchy - Keystroke program, document, webpage launcher (plus lots else).
Homepage (Sourceforge has the download)
We do now Charles. It has been added. Thank you.

Shawn


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11 Jun 2009   #332
hackerman1

W7-Enterprise + WS-2008 (Converted to Workstation)
 
 

hi !

Outpost firewall free works.

but you must run the *INSTALLATION* in "compability-mode for vista SP1"

its a VERY good firewall, see my thread, 2nd post:

How to make outpost firewall (free) work in w7 !
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11 Jun 2009   #333
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Thank you Hackerman. Outpost firewall added.
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12 Jun 2009   #334
NoN

Windows 7 Professional SP1 - x64 [Non-UEFI Boot]
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Brink View Post
Thank you Hackerman. Outpost firewall added.

Hi there, Seems the Gimp 2.6.6 is buggy on W7. I'd been forced to uninstall 'cause it won't launch and crashed.

I suspect the library brushes, gradient that install in users documents instead of programs/gimp/bin....to bring the mess when charging the gimp,
even when i do change in properties the way it search.

I haven't re-install yet but twice time was buggy, on 7100 & 7137.


sorry to quote, but took the last post to let you know it.
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12 Jun 2009   #335
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hi NoN,

It seems that for Gimp to work properly in Windows 7 now, you must check Run this program as an administrator in Compatibility Mode for this program's shortcut after it is installed.
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12 Jun 2009   #336
Robert Cartman

Windows 7 RTM x64
 
 

Icon Restore - is a great free program also.
link
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12 Jun 2009   #337
xderkax

Windows 7 x86 Build 7264
 
 

I'd like to recommend Smart Defrag to this list: Defragment Disk | Smart Defrag | Free Disk Defragmenter Download

Excellent defrag program, fully compatible with Windows 7.
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12 Jun 2009   #338
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Thank you Xderkax. Smart Defrag added.
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12 Jun 2009   #339
Orbital Shark

 
 

Adobe Reader 9 is now compatible with Windows 7

more info Adobe - Adobe Reader download - All versions
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13 Jun 2009   #340
scottzau

Windows 7 Build 7100 64-Bit Edition
 
 

I have found a lot of very helpful programs from lifehacker.

They have a 2009 Freeware pack, which includes some great free apps which include:

  1. Notepad ++
  2. Firefox
  3. 7-Zip
  4. Revo Uninstaller
  5. Fences
  6. TerraCopy
  7. Foxit Reader
Just a few to add to your list
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