Technology Training


Windows 10 latest version 21H1 (build 19043.1052) June 2021

Windows 10 Media Creation Tool

Free Anti-virus programs! click here

Adobe Acrobat Reader – A program for viewing pdf (portable document format) documents

Open Office Suite – A free suite of programs similar to Microsoft Office

Picasa – A image organiser & viewer – A great image editing program

 The Gimp – An image editor – use it to re-touch or edit your photos

Google Earth – Virtual globe, map & geographical program

Google Sketchup – Free powerful & intuitive 3D modeling software

Firefox – An excellent alternative to Internet Explorer

Scrapbook Flair – A digital scrapbook program

Skype – Talk & see friends & family for free

Zarfo – Video chat, broadcast & create communities

Scam Watch – Keep up to date with all the latest scams

Dropbox – Share files & photos with other people

MP3 Caprice or Iomoio – Download songs for 9 cents and full albums for less than $1

Loom – Record videos & take screenshots and email them

A great little program to convert MP4 video to MP3 audio – click here

Start Button for Windows 10

Windows 10 upgrade message notification remover

Teamviewer – Allow remote access to your computer

XXClone – Do a clone backup of your system

Easeus Todo Backup – An easy to use backup program

Macrium Reflect – Another great free cloning/imaging tool

Burnaware Free – A great free CD/DVD burning program

Software to block Ad’s, scripts & popups

Adblock Plus

Unblock Origin

No Script

Script Safe

Software to stop companies tracking your movements on the Internet

Disconnect Private Browsing

Privacy Badger

Do Not Track Me


Free file encryption programs – click here

File Repair Software

Repair faulty mkv video files – click here

Repair faulty MP3 files – click here

Microsoft Office

Word Viewer – Open Microsoft Word documents without have Word installed on your computer

Excel Viewer – Open Microsoft Excel documents without have Excel installed on your computer

Excel Viewer – Open Microsoft Excel documents without have Excel installed on your computer

Microsoft Office Converter – Convert Microsoft documents created with Office 2007/2010 and view them on older versions.


Microsoft Security Essentials 32bit or 64bit (What’s This?)

Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool

Windows 8 Upgrade Assistant

The programs below are commercial products but the usually have a trial available.

Malware Bytes

CC Cleaner

Registry Mechanic

AVG PC Tune Up

Documents to download

Most useful keyboard shortcuts

How to use disc cleanup

How to use disc defragmenter

How to run the error checking utility

How to optimise a hard drive in windows 8

How to turn on Ready Boost (Win 7 & 8)

How to turn on Ready Boost (Win Vista)