My Windows software

I'm not sure but I think this list is almost complete. This list of Windows software is a daily driver for me. Have to say that few engineering software is missing as I didn't find them on AlternativeTo. Everything is running on the newest version of Windows 10.

Martin Choutka
Martin ChoutkaList by Martin Choutka, last updated 2019-03-31
  1. Python icon

    Python is an interpreted, interactive, object-oriented, extensible programming language. It provides an extraordinary combination of clarity and versatility, and is free and comprehensively ported.

    • Programming Language
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Symbian S60
    • BSD
    • AROS
    • Haiku
    • AmigaOS
    • OpenSolaris
    • MorphOS
    • ...
    Python screenshot 1
  2. 7-Zip icon

    File archiver with a high compression ratio.

    • File Archiver
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • PortableApps.com
    • ReactOS
    • ...
    Main Window
  3. Adobe Acrobat DC icon

    Make your job easier with Adobe Acrobat DC, the trusted PDF creator. Use Acrobat to convert, edit, and sign PDF files at your desk or on the go.

    • ...
    Adobe Acrobat DC screenshot 1
  4. Adobe After Effects icon

    Adobe After Effects is the premiere digital video effects software used industry wide for film making and TV production as well as creative work including high-end video intros and audio-reactive music visualizers.

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    Adobe After Effects 2017
  5. Adobe Animate icon

    Adobe Animate, previously Adobe Flash Professional, is an authoring environment (IDE) that can produce interactive solutions for running inside web browsers or for the desktop.

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    Adobe Animate screenshot 1
  6. Adobe Audition icon

    Adobe Audition is an audio editing and post-production suite.

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    Adobe Audition screenshot 1
  7. Adobe Dreamweaver icon

    Tool for building websites and applications. Adobe Dreamweaver software is intended for web designers, web developers, and visual designers.

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    Adobe Dreamweaver screenshot 1
  8. Adobe Illustrator icon

    Design quickly and confidently with Adobe Illustrator software. Sophisticated tools for drawing and typography, along with advanced color controls and creative effects, provide a comprehensive vector graphics environment.

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    Adobe Illustrator screenshot 1
  9. Adobe InCopy icon

    A professional writing and editing solution, Adobe InCopy tightly integrates with Adobe InDesign software. Enable a parallel workflow between design and editorial staff, precisely fit copy to layout, and efficiently meet editorial deadlines.

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • ...
  10. Adobe InDesign icon

    Adobe InDesign is a desktop publishing software application produced by Adobe Systems.

    • ...
    Adobe InDesign screenshot 1
  11. Adobe Muse icon

    Adobe Muse enables graphic designers to design and publish unique, professional HTML websites without writing code.

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • ...
    Adobe Muse screenshot 1
  12. Adobe Photoshop icon

    Adobe Photoshop is a raster graphics editor developed and published by Adobe for Windows and macOS. It was originally created in 1987 by Thomas and John Knoll. Since then, the software has become the most used tool for professional digital art, especially in raster graphics...

    • Image Editor
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Online
    • iPad
    • Wine
    • ReactOS
    • ...
    Adobe Photoshop screenshot 1
  13. Adobe Prelude icon

    Manage your footage, metadata, and comments in one place with Adobe Prelude CC. Work faster, stay organized, & streamline your production. Join now.

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    Adobe Prelude screenshot 1
  14. Adobe Premiere Pro icon

    Edit video faster than ever before with the powerful, more connected Adobe Premiere® Pro CC. Dozens of brand-new features include a redesigned timeline, improved media management, and streamlined color grading.

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    Adobe Premiere Pro screenshot 1
  15. Atom icon

    Atom is an open-source, Electron based text editor with a massive ecosystem of plugins and themes that are easily accessible through a built-in package manager. Being built with Electron, it uses web technology (HTML, CSS, JavaScript and Node.

    • Text Editor
    • Free PersonalOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Chrome OS
    • BSD
    • Electron / Atom Shell
    • ...
    Intro screen
  16. Audacity icon

    Audacity is an easy-to-use, multi-track audio editor and recorder for Windows, macOS, GNU/Linux and other operating systems. Audacity is free, open source software.

    • Audio Editor
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • PortableApps.com
    • LAME
    • Flathub
    • AppImageHub
    • ...
    Short landing page
  17. Autodesk AutoCAD icon

    AutoCAD is a leading CAD (computer-aided design) software used professionally throughout architectural, electrical, mechanical and other engineering and design industries. It was once available under a perpetual license but is now accessed solely through a subscription.

    • CAD Software
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • ...
    Autodesk AutoCAD screenshot 1
  18. AutoHotkey icon

    AutoHotkey is a free, open-source scripting language for Windows that allows users to easily create small to complex scripts for all kinds of tasks such as: form fillers, auto-clicking, macros, etc.

    • ...
    Tray menu
  19. Avast Free Antivirus icon

    Avast Free Antivirus a the free for non-commercial and home usage antivirus solution from AVAST Software.

    • Anti-Virus App
    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • ...
    Avast Free Antivirus screenshot 1
  20. Blender icon

    Blender is the free and open-source 3D creation suite. It supports the entirety of the 3D pipeline—modeling, rigging, animation, simulation, rendering, compositing, video editing, and motion tracking.

    • 3D Modeler
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Flathub
    • PortableApps.com
    • Haiku
    • Steam
    • Flatpak
    • ...
    Cycles is Blender’s ray-trace based production render engine.
  21. Bulk Rename Utility icon

    Bulk Rename Utility is a free file renaming software for Windows. Bulk Rename Utility allows you to easily rename files and entire folders based upon extremely flexible criteria.

    • ...
    The main screen of the application.
  22. Catia icon

    CATIA (Computer Aided Three-dimensional Interactive Application) (in English usually pronounced /k?'ti?/) is a multi-platform CAD/CAM/CAE commercial software suite developed by the French company Dassault Systèmes.

    • ...
    Real Toyota f1 designing
  23. CCleaner icon

    CCleaner is a system optimization/cleaning tool. It removes unused files from your system, allowing Windows to run faster and freeing up valuable hard disk space. It can also clear your internet history and act as a fully featured registry cleaner.

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    General Cleaner
  24. CopyQ icon

    Multi-Platform Clipboard Manager with Advanced Features.

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    CopyQ screenshot 1
  25. Defraggler icon

    It differs from other defrag tools on the market, by enabling you to quickly and simply defrag the files you want to, without having to process the whole drive. You can defrag only if the computer is idle for a definable time, so Defraggler does not slow down the computer if you...

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    Defraggler screenshot 1
  26. 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
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Epic Games Store
    • Flathub
    • Electron / Atom Shell
    • Playstation
    • Xbox
    • Snapcraft
    • ...
    Discord screenshot 1
  27. DraftSight icon

    DraftSight is a professional-grade, open 2D CAD product for users who want a better way to read, write and share DWG files. DraftSight is easy to use and is available for professional CAD users, students and educators to download and activate for free.*

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    DraftSight screenshot 1
  28. 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...

    • ...
    Locate files and folders by name instantly.
  29. GIMP icon

    GIMP is a free program for such photo retouching, image composition and image authoring. Essentially it's the closest thing to Photoshop you can get for free.

    • Image Editor
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Snapcraft
    • Flathub
    • PortableApps.com
    • Haiku
    • Flatpak
    • AmigaOS
    • ...
    yes
  30. GitHub Desktop icon

    GitHub Desktop is a native Git client for Mac OS X and Windows with a graphical user interface.

    • ...
    On Windows
  31. Google Chrome icon

    Web browser developed by Google, first released in 2008 for Windows. Later became the default browser on Android, where it is the default browser. Chrome is also the main component of ChromeOS, where it serves as the platform for web applications.

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

    Inkscape is an Open Source vector graphics editor, with capabilities similar to Illustrator, CorelDraw, or Xara X, using the W3C standard Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) file format.

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    Inkscape screenshot 1
  33. KeePass icon

    KeePass is a free open source password manager, which helps you to manage your passwords in a secure way. You can put all your passwords in one database, which is locked with one master key or a key file.

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    Entry Templates Plugin
  34. Keyshot icon

    KeyShot is an interactive raytracing and global illumination program developed by Luxion for both PC and Mac that breaks down the complexity of creating photographic images from 3D models.

    • ...
    Depth of Field
  35. Lazarus icon

    Lazarus is a cross-platform IDE for the Free Pascal compiler. It tries to offer a Delphi-like programming experience through its own 'Lazarus Component Library' and supporting many platforms like Windows, OSX, Linux, BSD, Android, iOS and more.

    • IDE
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • OpenSolaris
    • ...
    Running on Windows
  36. LibreOffice icon

    LibreOffice is a free and open-source office suite that is compatible with other major office suites, and is available on all operating systems. It is an independently-developed version of the OpenOffice.org suite.

    • Office Suite
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • BSD
    • Flathub
    • PortableApps.com
    • ...
    LibreOffice Writer on Linux
  37. MATLAB icon

    MATLAB is a numerical computing environment and programming language. Maintained by The MathWorks, MATLAB allows easy matrix manipulation, plotting of functions and data, implementation of algorithms, creation of user interfaces, and interfacing with programs in other languages.

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    MATLAB screenshot 1
  38. Microsoft Office Access icon

    Microsoft Access, part of the Microsoft Office Suite, is a database management system for Windows that combines the relational Microsoft Jet Database Engine with a graphical user interface and software-development tools.

    • ...
    Microsoft Office Access screenshot 1
  39. Microsoft 365 icon

    Microsoft 365 is a subscription-based software services that licenses Microsoft Office products for on-premise or cloud-based use.

    • Mail Server
    • Online
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)
    • ...
    Benefits
  40. Microsoft Project icon

    Microsoft Office Project gives you robust project management tools with the right blend of usability, power, and flexibility, so you can manage projects more efficiently and effectively. You can stay informed and control project work, schedules, and finances, keep project teams...

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    Microsoft Project screenshot 1
  41. Microsoft Office Visio icon

    Microsoft Office Visio makes it easy for IT and business professionals to visualize, explore, and communicate complex information. Go from complicated text and tables that are hard to understand to Visio diagrams that communicate information at a glance.

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    Sample document of Visio 2013
  42. Microsoft Visual Studio icon

    Microsoft Visual Studio is an integrated development environment (IDE) from Microsoft. It is used to develop computer programs for Microsoft Windows, as well as web sites, web applications and web services.

    • IDE
    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Online
    • .NET Framework
    • ...
    Microsoft Visual Studio screenshot 1
  43. 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
    • ...
    Landing page
  44. Mp3tag icon

    Mp3tag is a metadata editor for audio and video files.

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    Mp3tag screenshot 1
  45. Notepad++ icon

    Notepad++ is a free source code editor and Notepad replacement that supports several languages.

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    Notepad++ screenshot 1
  46. 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
    • Snapcraft
    • Flathub
    • ...
    OBS Studio screenshot 1
  47. Recuva icon

    Accidentally deleted an important file? Lost files after a computer crash? No problem - Recuva recovers files from your Windows computer, recycle bin, digital camera card, or MP3 player!.

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    Recuva screenshot 1
  48. Rufus icon

    Rufus is a utility that helps format and create bootable USB flash drives, such as USB keys/pendrives, memory sticks, etc.

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    Rufus screenshot 1
    Rufus screenshot 2
    Rufus screenshot 3
  49. 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
  50. SOLIDWORKS icon

    SOLIDWORKS is a leading 3D CAD software for design, analysis and product data management. SOLIDWORKS solutions can help boost productivity, harness intelligence, foster innovation, and facilitate collaboration.

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    SOLIDWORKS screenshot 1
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This list was created by Martin Choutka Mar 31, 2019 and was last updated Mar 31, 2019. The list has 61 apps.

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