Free ISO Burner can directly burn your ISO and CD/DVD image file to any format.
FileZilla Client is a fast and reliable cross-platform FTP, FTPS and SFTP client.
Foxit Reader is a feature rich PDF viewer which allows you to create, open, view, sign, and print any PDF file.
HJSplit is a program to split and recombine files.
Photoscape is a fun and easy photo editing software that enables you to fix and enhance photos. (When initiating setup please be aware that this application will automatically install other software you may not want unless otherwise directed).
Ashampoo Burning Studio 6 includes multi-disc file backup, an audio CD ripper, and improved Blu-ray support.
Auslogics Disk Defrag will quickly defragment files on your hard drive, optimize file placement and consolidate free space to ensure the highest data access speed possible.
Pandora Recovery allows you to find and recover recoverable deleted files from NTFS and FAT-formatted volumes.
Rocket Dock is a smoothly animated, alpha blended application launcher.
VLCis an open source cross-platform multimedia player and framework that plays almost all multimedia files.
7-Zip is a file archiver with a high compression ratio.
AVG Free Anti-virus provides award-winning virus removal and prevention while also implementing a faster & smarter scan along with free phone support
These are what I consider to be essential applications following any Microsoft Windows installation.
What sets this compilation apart from many others, is that all the listed programs are FREE
Apache Open Office is compatible with other major office suites and is free to download, use, and distribute. This is a worthy and often overlooked replacement, as well as successor, to Microsoft Office.
Gadwin PrintScreenis for when you want to create a screen shot suitable for saving or printing with one keyboard strike.
Audacity is a multi-track audio editor and recorder.