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24 Aug 2010   #21
Nem

Win7 Home Premium x64 SP1, Archlinux x86_64. Elementary Luna
 
 

  • MSE
  • Comodo FW
  • Malwarebytes
  • Firefox
  • IDM (Internet Download Manager)
  • Wise Disk Cleaner
  • Aimp2
  • 7zip
  • Photoshop (CS5)
  • WLM
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24 Aug 2010   #22
lorddenis

 

  • MSN
  • Firefox
  • utorrent
  • Photoshop CS 3
  • windows meadia player
  • BS player
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24 Aug 2010   #23
pparks1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

The thing that I love about lists like this is that you often find that the majority of software that people feel they cannot live without are the things like antivirus, defraggers, registry cleaners, spyware/malware removal, uninstall utilities, system imaging, benchmarks, etc. So, mostly software to fix problems, recover from problems, or prevent problems. It seems most people don't do all that much with their PC's other than struggle to keep them working.
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24 Aug 2010   #24
Thorsen

Win7 Home Premium 64x
 
 

Good point pparks. I do have all of those things first on my list. but in my defense....

If I go boating, there are a few things I require on board

Life vests
Fire extinquisher
Extra rope
A knife
An Anchor
Extra Gasoline
An extra Battery
Fog Horn
Flares
Sunscreen
First Aid Kit
Confirmed Radio check
EPRB

This doesn't sound like a fun boat ride, but all those precautions are the first things I make sure are on my boat.

I should list Swimmies, water-ski's, beach towels, boogie Boards, Water balloons? I don't know what else people usually do on boats....
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24 Aug 2010   #25
Everlong

 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by NoGoodNamesLeft View Post
Whats notepad++ do?
It's just a very elaborate notepad. Can save in a load of different files types. Great for writing code in, as it colour codes the code correctly.
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24 Aug 2010   #26
DJROD

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 

Can't do without? Lets see:



utorrent
Frostwire
Spadester
Youtube to mp3 Converter
itunes
AVS Audio Tools Pro
IE8



Maybe more....gotta take a deep look.
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24 Aug 2010   #27
vermin

Windows 7 Professional 32bit
 
 

deskscapes, spotify, steam, mIRC, ps3 media server, speederxp (don't ask), rainmeter, paint, acdsee photomanager, redtube video downloader aaaaand.. paint. or vlc. itsa close battle.
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25 Aug 2010   #28
maceman

 

Almost every day:
Chrome
Comodo
Cubase
Wavelab
jv16 PT
Notebad

Not everyday:
Open Office
WMP
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25 Aug 2010   #29
Carl Lawrence

Dual-boot: Windows 7 HP 32-bit SP1 & Windows XP Pro 32-bit SP2.
 
 

The List:
  • Chrome
  • Open Office
  • Wallpaper Master Pro
  • Mobile Phone Software (Samsung)
  • Printer Software
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25 Aug 2010   #30
CoolWhip

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit Build 7600
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by pparks1 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Nevakonaza View Post
What software can you not do without?
I've been thinking about this, but there is not 1 certain version of something that I couldn't live without. For example, I want/need virtualization software, but I can do that with VMWare Player or VirtualBox. I prefer to use Firefox, but if it were gone, I could use Chrome or Opera. Heck, I don't even need Windows....I can do everything I need to do with a Linux machine.
amen
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