Software I've Used

Dan Geiser
Dan GeiserList by Dan Geiser, last updated 2020-10-12
  1. 7-Zip icon

    File archiver with a high compression ratio.

    • File Archiver
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • PortableApps.com
    • ReactOS
    • ...
    Main Window
  2. Audible icon

    Audible is the world’s largest provider of premium audiobooks and spoken word content. Enjoy books in a whole new way with professionally narrated titles including new releases, best-sellers, mysteries, romances and more.

    • Audiobook Store
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Apple Watch
    • ...
    Audible screenshot 1
  3. Google Drive for Desktop icon

    Before launching Drive for desktop, we had two sync solutions available: Backup and Sync, which was built primarily for consumer users, and Drive File Stream, which was built for business users. Now, we're unifying these sync clients into the new Drive for desktop, bringing...

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    Google Drive for Desktop screenshot 1
  4. Belarc Advisor icon

    The Belarc Advisor builds a detailed profile of your installed software and hardware, network inventory, missing Microsoft hotfixes, anti-virus status, security benchmarks, and displays the results in your Web browser.

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    Belarc Advisor screenshot 1
  5. Wox icon

    Wox is a full-featured plugin-powered launcher that supports file and web searching.

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    Wox screenshot 1
  6. SumatraPDF icon

    Sumatra PDF is a free PDF, eBook (ePub, Mobi), XPS, DjVu, CHM, Comic Book (CBZ and CBR) viewer for Windows.

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    SumatraPDF screenshot 1
  7. OBS Studio icon

    OBS Studio (also known as Open Broadcaster Software, or OBS) is a screen-casting and live-streaming software available across multiple platforms including macOS, Windows and Linux. Boasting features typically only found in commercial screen recording apps, OBS also provides one...

    • Screen Recorder
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • PortableApps.com
    • Steam
    • FreeBSD
    • ...
    OBS Studio screenshot 1
  8. Software Informer icon

    Software Informer is a programme, whose primary aim is to give you the up-to-date information about the software you actually use. Whenever a more recent version of any programme becomes available, Software Informer notifies you and offers a link for downloading the update.

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    Software Informer screenshot 1
    Software Informer screenshot 2
  9. SlimDX icon

    SlimDX enables developers to easily build DirectX applications using .NET technologies such as C#, VB.NET, and IronPython. It is an efficient, simple, and lean wrapper that fully encompasses all of Microsoft's gaming and multimedia technologies.

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • ...
    SlimDX screenshot 1
  10. ShareX icon

    ShareX is a free and open source program that lets you capture or record any area of your screen and share it with a single press of a key. It also allows uploading images, text or other types of files to many supported destinations you can choose from.

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    Main window
  11. Calibrize icon

    Calibrize is free software that helps you to calibrate the colors of your monitor in three simple steps. Just download the software and follow the procedure to generate a reliable color profile and adjust the colors of your monitor automatically.

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    • ...
    Calibrize screenshot 1
  12. IrfanView icon

    Fast and compact image viewer/converter trying to be simple for beginners and powerful for professionals. Many supported file formats and features. Features included: multi-language support, Thumbnail option, Painting, slideshow, toolbar skins, fast directory browsing, batch...

    • Image Viewer
    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Windows
    • PortableApps.com
    • ...
    IrfanView screenshot 1
  13. WinZip icon

    The world's best file compressor in the world. Start saving your time with the world's #1 compression software. Zip, protect, manage and share all your files quickly and easily.

    • File Archiver
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • ReactOS
    • ...
  14. Winamp icon

    Winamp is a media player for Windows developed by Justin Frankel and Dmitry Boldyrev by their company Nullsoft, which they later sold to AOL, who sold to Radionomy in January 2014. Since version 2 it has been sold as freemium and supports extensibility with plug-ins and skins...

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    Media Library
  15. Ubisoft Connect icon

    Ubisoft Connect (before Uplay) is Ubisoft's PC games portal, where you can find all your games on PC

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    Ubisoft Connect screenshot 1
  16. Speccy icon

    Speccy is an advanced System Information tool for your PC, available as installer version and as portable version in 24 languages. It does a quick scan of your machine and gives you a complete rundown of every piece of gear that's in your computer.

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    Main Window
  17. Spotify icon

    Spotify is a freemium music streaming service providing digital rights management-restricted content from record labels including Sony, EMI, Warner Music Group and Universal.

    • Music Streaming Service
    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • Chrome OS
    • Android Tablet
    • Snapcraft
    • Flathub
    • Kindle Fire
    • Playstation
    • Fire TV
    • Xbox
    • ...
    Spotify screenshot 1
  18. Kartridge icon

    Introducing a new PC platform by Kongregate, designed to be different. Kartridge, the community-driven, developer centric platform is now in open beta.

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    Kartridge screenshot 1
  19. itch.io icon

    itch.io gives you the ability to design a page where people can download games you have uploaded. You can optionally put a minimum price on your game (which can be 0), giving people the opportunity to pay you what they think you deserve. All files and images are hosted on itch.

    • Game Store
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • Android Tablet
    • Epic Games Store
    • ...
    itch.io screenshot 1
  20. Hydrogen icon

    Hydrogen is an advanced drum machine for GNU/Linux. It's main goal is to bring professional yet simple and intuitive pattern-based drum programming.

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • ...
    Hydrogen screenshot 1
  21. Windows Media Player (Groove) icon

    Easily play and manage your music and playlists with Groove. Add your songs to OneDrive, and Groove brings them to all your favorite devices.

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    Windows Media Player (Groove) screenshot 1
  22. GOG GALAXY icon

    Connect GOG GALAXY 2.0 with multiple platforms and unite all your games and friends scattered across them in one powerful app.

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    GOG GALAXY screenshot 1
  23. EarTrumpet icon

    EarTrumpet is a powerful volume control app for Windows.

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    EarTrumpet screenshot 1
  24. Mozilla Firefox icon

    A free and open source web browser descended from the Mozilla Application Suite. Firefox is highly extensible, with thousands of third-party add-ons available.

    • Web Browser
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • BSD
    • iPad
    • AppImageHub
    • Snapcraft
    • Flathub
    • PortableApps.com
    • Haiku
    • Flatpak
    • Homebrew
    • Chocolatey
    • Gecko
    • ...
    Startpage
  25. Thunderbird icon

    Thunderbird is a free, open source, cross-platform e-mail, news and instant messaging client. The project strategy is modeled after Mozilla Firefox.

    • Email Client
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • AppImageHub
    • Snapcraft
    • Flathub
    • PortableApps.com
    • Haiku
    • Homebrew
    • Chocolatey
    • ...
    Thunderbird screenshot 1
  26. Google Chrome icon

    A free web browser developed by Google from the open source Chromium project with a focus on speed and minimalism. Chrome offers fast start-up and web page loading, supports a minimalist user interface, automatically updates in the background...

    • Web Browser
    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • PortableApps.com
    • ...
    main window
  27. Zoom icon

    Cloud platform for video and audio conferencing, chat, events, contact centers, VoIP cloud phones, and webinars across mobile, desktop, and on-site room systems.

    • Video Calling App
    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • ...
    Zoom screenshot 1
  28. RealVNC Connect icon

    VNC is remote access and control software which allows you to view and fully interact with one computer desktop (the "VNC Connect") using a simple program (the "VNC viewer") on another computer desktop or mobile device anywhere on the Internet.

    • Remote Desktop Tool
    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
    • Android Tablet
    • BSD
    • iPad
    • Raspberry Pi
    • ...
    Advanced options (Enterprise edition)
  29. Razer Synapse icon

    Razer Synapse is unified configuration software that allows users to rebind controls or assign macros to any Razer peripherals and saves those settings automatically in the cloud.

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    Razer Synapse screenshot 1
  30. GeForce Experience icon

    Capture and share videos, screenshots, and livestreams with friends. Keep your drivers up to date and optimize your game settings. GeForce Experience lets you do it all, making it the essential companion to your GeForce graphics card.

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    GeForce Experience screenshot 1
  31. MusicBee icon

    MusicBee makes it easy to manage, find, and play music files on your computer. MusicBee also supports podcasts, web radio stations and SoundCloud integration.

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    Promo 1: Main Features
  32. Discord icon

    Discord is a versatile communication platform that supports text, voice, and video interactions, offering organized servers for topic-focused discussions, customizable moderation tools, and low latency technology for smooth conversation and content sharing.

    • Group Chat App
    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
    • Android Tablet
    • BSD
    • iPad
    • Epic Games Store
    • Flathub
    • Electron / Atom Shell
    • FreeBSD
    • Playstation
    • Xbox
    • ...
    Discord Desktop Client Dark Mode
  33. Windows Calculator icon

    A simple yet powerful calculator that includes standard, scientific, and programmer modes, as well as a unit converter. It's the perfect tool to add up a bill, convert measurements in a recipe or other project, or complete complex math, algebra, or geometry problems.

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    Windows Calculator screenshot 1
  34. Brave icon

    Brave Web Browser is a fast, free, secure web browser with a built-in ad blocker*, tracking and security protection, and optimized data and battery experience.

    • Web Browser
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Snapcraft
    • Flathub
    • Homebrew
    • Chocolatey
    • ...
    Start Page
  35. Netflix icon

    Netflix is the world’s leading subscription service for watching TV episodes and movies on your phone.

    • Video Streaming App
    • Windows
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
    • Android Tablet
    • Windows Phone
    • iPad
    • Apple TV
    • Daydream
    • Kindle Fire
    • Playstation
    • Fire TV
    • Nintendo Switch
    • Xbox
    • ...
    Netflix screenshot 1
  36. Tweeten icon

    Tweeten is a TweetDeck client built for those who get real work done. For those who are on Twitter 24/7. For those who simply want more. For those who live for the dank memes. For those who want a better TweetDeck. Built on Electron.

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    Tweeten screenshot 1
  37. Razer Cortex icon

    Razer Cortex brings enhanced gaming performance, system performance, and the ability to discover the best gaming deals on a single platform at just a click away.

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    • ...
    Razer Cortex screenshot 1
  38. QuickLook icon

    Bring macOS “Quick Look” feature to Windows.

    • ...
    Preview of a shapefile (.shp) using the shapefile viewer plugin https://github.com/birderyu/QuickLook.Plugin.ShapefileViewer
  39. Pocket Casts icon

    Discover the world's most powerful podcast player. Pocket Casts has all the podcasts you know & love; over 300k. Find Trending, Most Popular podcasts & more.

    • Podcast Player
    • FreemiumOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • ...
    Pocket Casts screenshot 1
    Pocket Casts screenshot 2
    Pocket Casts screenshot 3
  40. Microsoft Expression Web icon

    Microsoft Expression Web, part of Microsoft's Expression Studio, is an HTML editor and general web design software. Expression Web can design and develop web pages using XML, CSS 2.1, ASP.NET or ASP.NET AJAX, XHTML, XSLT, PHP and JavaScript.

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    • .NET Framework
    • ...
    Main Screen
  41. Fing icon

    Fing helps you understand most of your home network. See all the devices connected to your Wi-Fi, run network scanners, monitor your Internet speed, know your security level, set automated vulnerability checks, and much more.

    • IP Scanner
    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • ...
    Fing screenshot 1
  42. Bitwarden icon

    Bitwarden is the easiest and safest way to store your logins and passwords across all of your devices (iOS, Android, Chrome, Firefox, Opera, Windows, Mac, Linux, and more). Bitwarden is FREE and open source.

    • Password Manager
    • FreemiumOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Self-Hosted
    • Apple Watch
    • Microsoft Edge
    • Vivaldi Browser
    • Google Chrome
    • Flathub
    • Microsoft SQL Server
    • Tor Browser Bundle
    • Safari
    • F-Droid
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)
    • Cloudron
    • Opera
    • Chocolatey
    • Mono
    • Brave
    • Firefox
    • Snapcraft
    • Flatpak
    • ...
    Desktop app on macOS
  43. Pegasus Mail icon

    Pegasus Mail is a free, standards-based electronic mail client suitable for use by single or multiple users on single computers or on local area networks.

    • ...
    Screenshot taken January,  2018. Fresh install.
  44. Plex icon

    Plex is a one-stop destination to stream movies, TV shows, sports & music. Check good movies to watch on Plex and stream all your personal media libraries on every device.

    • Media Server
    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
    • Android Tablet
    • Windows Phone
    • iPad
    • Apple TV
    • Daydream
    • Kindle Fire
    • Android TV
    • Kodi
    • Roku
    • ...
    Plex screenshot 1
  45. Bethesda Launcher icon

    The Bethesda Launcher is your gateway to the best PC games Bethesda has to offer.

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    • ...
  46. TeamSpeak icon

    TeamSpeak is a proprietary Voice over IP software that allows users to speak on a chat channel with other users, much like a telephone conference call. A TeamSpeak user will often wear a headset with an integrated microphone.

    • Group Chat App
    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Cloudron
    • Flathub
    • ...
    TeamSpeak screenshot 1
  47. EA App icon

    The EA App, formerly known as Origin, is the built-from-scratch PC platform for EA players, games, and content. It brings you a faster experience, fewer clicks to jump back into your favorite games, and powerful Playtime Controls to help you keep tabs on how much time you and...

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    EA App screenshot 1
  48. SuperNova Player icon

    SuperNova Player allows systems to play .SWF files in a standalone player launched from any browser.

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    • ...
  49. Microsoft OneNote icon

    Microsoft OneNote, part of the Microsoft 365 (Office), is a digital notebook application that gives people one place to gather notes and information. It also offers shared notebooks, syncing between multiple computers and devices via Windows...

    • Note-taking Tool
    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
    • Windows Phone
    • iPad
    • Apple Watch
    • Android Wear
    • Kindle Fire
    • ...
    Microsoft OneNote screenshot 1
  50. Everything icon

    "Everything" is an administrative tool that locates files and folders by filename instantly for Windows. Unlike Windows search "Everything" initially displays every file and folder on local or removable NTFS volumes on your computer (hence the name...

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    Locate files and folders by name instantly.
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This list was created by Dan Geiser Sep 23, 2020 and was last updated Oct 12, 2020. The list has 68 apps.

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