Software for my new windows 7 machine

Here is a list of software, free and paid, I installed in a new windows 7 pro install.

Free

  • 7zip
  • Adobe Reader
  • Adobe Flash
  • Miktex
  • Google Chrome
  • Cpu-Z initial system testing only
  • CutePDF writer
  • Dia
  • Evince for Win32 doesn’t lock PDF files for viewing like acrobat, better with latex
  • FileZilla
  • Geany plugins and libenchant too
  • GhostScript
  • GhostView
  • Google Talk plugin
  • Handbrake
  • Inkscape
  • JabRef
  • MobaSSH SSHD interface for windows, used mainly for sftp to/from linux
  • NxClient
  • Python
  • R
  • Cygwin see list of packages below
  • Skype
  • Songbird
  • Strawberry Perl
  • Teracopy probably don’t need this
  • TexNicCenter 2
  • VirtualBox
  • VLC
  • Windows Live: Photo gallery
  • Java Runtime
Cygwin Packages
  • g++-*
  • g++-mingw
  • g++4
  • g77
  • fortran*
  • curl
  • wget
  • git
  • git-completion
  • git-svn
  • mintty
  • openssh
  • p7zip
  • make
  • diff

Services

  • Dropbox
  • Mozy

Paid

  • MS Visual Studio 2010 it’s free for Stanford students
  • MS Office 2010

Other

  • Gear driver installer fixes CD ripping in songbird
  • Bitstream Vera Fonts
  • flac
  • mp3split
  • WinDV
  • AnkhSVN SVN plugin for Visual Studio
  • PowerPointLatex Latex plugin for Powerpoint
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