Tommy the Geek's Favorite Windows Software

TitleURLDescription
AutoIT
AutoIT Site
AutoIT zip file
Visual Basic like windows automation interpretor
Console2 Console2 A nice front end to any shell on windows.
A Better Windows Command Prompt gives a good way to set it up
or
ConsoleZ ConsoleZ or A copy Better color handling than Console2
Cygwin Cygwin SiteUnix commands in windows
My copy Cygwin cygwin64 My copy with extra stuff
DeltaCAD DeltaCAD A fully functional, cheap 2D, Computer Aided Design Package
GNU Image Manipulation Program GIMP Fiddle with pictures, make icons etc
Git Source Control Git it Manage software, control revisions, branch and so on
GVIM, VIsual editor iMproved GVIM Vim is an advanced text editor that seeks to provide the power of the de-facto Unix editor 'Vi'
Tommy's MouseMoverMouse MoverThis applicaction moves the mouse which under windows 7 keeps the screen from locking.
I believe windows 10 is smarter and it may not work anymore
Perl Strawberry Perl an interpreted language, Strawberry perl may be better maintained than activestate, I've used both
Putty, Secure Shell for windows PuTTY PuTTY is an SSH and telnet client
Python Python an interpreted language
Virtual Box Virtual Box provides a means of running another operating system in a window on a MSWindows machine
WinMerge WinMerge Visual Diff and Merge for text files, recent versions had issues
use this instead
Meld MeldMerge Meld is a visual diff and merge tool targeted at developers.
WinScp WinScp a SFTP client, SCP client, FTPS client and FTP client integrated into one software program for file transfer to FTP server or secure SFTP server.