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Pack for Windows: Our List of the Best Windows Apps

Pack for Windows: Our List of the Best Windows Apps
I remember 5 or 10 years ago waiting a long time for Adobe Reader to open, and for the most part it was unbearable, but I'd say today it opens near instantly. I don't see the need to replace it. Eliminate Thunderbird, Eliminate Pidgin (it's great software, just not essential) Swap Winamp with Media Monkey, swap uTorrent with BitTorrent, swap CrashPlan with Easeus Todo Backup Free, and swap MS Security Essentials with AVG Antivirus Free Edition. Also, I'd recommend PowerISO, but it's been a long time since I've used imgburn, so maybe it got better. iTunes is the epitome of horrible software, and does not need to be on this list at all.

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