Simple and easy way to download and install multiple key programs at once
Atto Disk Benchmark
Old school disk benchmark software that just works… FREE = GOOD!
Download Atto Disk Benchmark Software
VLC Media Player
A little complex and finicky to configure, however the configuration options are endless!
My current simple & clean Samurize profile:
I take no credit for this profile since it was created by Nessa482 a deviant art member who was nice enough to share his configuration with the world.
Calendar App. with skin & theme capabilities
Rainlendar Site + Download
Bandwidth Monitoring Software
Minimalistic Desktop Software
Changes your windows task bar to one which is nearly invisible.
Emerge Desktop Link
Windows Vista Side Bar – For XP!
Identical to Apple OS X dock, but Free and for Windows. Also comes with loads of handy add on applets, icons, and eveything except the kitchen sink.
Windows XP Powertoys
Just another oldie but goodie that’s free from Microsoft!
TrueCrypt – Hard/Flash Drive Encryption
Windows 2003 Resource Kit
Loads of handy utilities not included in the default install of Windows XP/Vista/2003 Server/2008 Server.
Free Windows Data Recovery Tool
Manage and save desktop icon details/location/theme etc.
Automate Any key stroke
Find out what process is flogging your disk