Software Reviews by JohnofTaunton

The reviews and opinions below are posted by SnapFiles visitors. They do not necessarily reflect our opinion, and they are solely based upon the experience of individual users.

VLC Media Player VLC Media Player

Plays everything 5 stars
VLC seems to play pretty much every format (at least I have not found a video or audio format it wont play). It's simple to use and best of all it's Free! What more could you ask for. Price: Free
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File Shredder File Shredder

Does what it says on the can 5 stars
Simple to use file removal for people who need to delete sensitive files. Integrates with Right Mouse click. There is a bulk erase mode as well. Personally, I cannot think of anything else that I would want. Very fast. Price: Free
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FreeFileSync FreeFileSync

Simple no fuss sync 5 stars
This program is simple to use (I did not even need to read instructions). It does what it says on the tin. I use it to sync on a One Way basis with my Laptop/external HDD and a two way sync between two HDDs. Price: Free
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mp3DirectCut mp3DirectCut

Intuative to use 5 stars
I loaded this program because I wanted a standalone audio splitter. It worked "straight out of the box" in a simple to use GUI. It's the best that I have used. Price: Free
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Excellent choice 5 stars
TopOCR works surprisingly well for a free product, it is not guaranteed to work 100%. I have used it about ten times and it only failed once. The accuracy in translation is very good. As an occasional OCR program then I would recommend it. If you have a regular use for such a program then it might pay to put your credit card to use. Price: Free
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WirelessNetView WirelessNetView

Fun tool 4 stars
A fun tool that has applications for people who want to know what is happening in their WiFi area Price: Free
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Opera Opera

Best ever browser 5 stars
Opera takes a little time to get used to but the effort is worth while. I occasionally also use Firefox, and if unavoidable use IE; Opera is so much faster than either of these. To try it is to love it! Price: Free
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Avast Free Antivirus Avast Free Antivirus

Fantastic security 5 stars
Fantastic security; I run it alongside Kaspersky 2009 and have never had a problem that one or other of these two has not dealt with. Occasionally I also run SpyBot but it never finds anything that has got through. Price: Free
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Pazera Free Audio Extractor Pazera Free Audio Extractor

Does an excellent job 4 stars
I use Pazera Free Audio Extractor as an audio format converter. It does an excellent job at this allowing conversion to and from a stunning variety of file formats. The program is stand alone so does not need to be installed, I run it from an external drive were my music is installed. Great program. Price: Free
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JAP Anon Proxy JAP Anon Proxy

Instructions are quite clear 4 stars
For the non technical the instructions are quite clear, the program is reasonably easy to set up even with non Firefox browsers. I use Opera, even this browser was covered. Installed it takes up 8.7 Mbs. Its great. Price: Free
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Spybot  Search and Destroy (Free) Spybot Search and Destroy (Free)

Good, works well 5 stars
Good, works well though it is a little slow. A must have app. Price: Free
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Wise Registry Cleaner Free Wise Registry Cleaner Free

Very easy to use. 5 stars
Very easy to use. A useful feature is that some entries are marked as errors but not safe to remove, you are offered the option to remove anyway or leave as they are. Price: Free
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SyncBack Free SyncBack Free

Syncback 5 stars
A simple and easy to use sync program. Ideal for people who wish to keep files in sync on more than one computer or an external UB HDD. Price: Free
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