- Office 2007 Compatibility Pack – make sure you can read/edit newer versions of Microsoft Office documents. You might also check this page for all their viewers & converters including some for Visio drawings & Project files.
- Ninotech Path Copy – this handy tool enables you to copy the path of a file or directory to the Clipboard. Great for grabbing UNC network paths, etc.
- Path Copy Copy – another good way to access UNC paths, etc.
- PDF X-change – My PDF reader of choice these days.
- Foxit – Great fast & lightweight PDF reader.
- Nuance – Nice for .pdf to Word conversions
- PDF Creator – Easy way to create your own PDF documents.
- Picasa – If you work with photos this is a must have. Fantastic way to manage, edit & share your pictures.
- CCleaner – Great housekeeping app for your PC
- Avast – Virus protection
- Microsoft Security Essentials – PC security/protection
- KeePass – This password manager is a great way to keep track of all your passwords.