Notepad++ v7.5.1

Notepad++ is a free source code editor and Notepad replacement that supports several languages. It is also a very powerful editor that supports plugins to extend its already comprehensive built-in features and usability.

Features include:

  1. Syntax Highlighting and Syntax Folding
  2. User Defined Syntax Highlighting and Folding
  3. PCRE (Perl Compatible Regular Expression) Search/Replace
  4. GUI entirely customizable
  5. Document Map
  6. Auto-completion: Word completion, Function completion and  Function parameters hint
  7. Multi-Document (Tab interface)
  8. Multi-View
  9. WYSIWYG (Printing)
  10. Zoom in and zoom out
  11. Multi-Language environment supported
  12. Bookmark
  13. Macro recording and playback
  14. Launch with different arguments

Notepad++

Homepage: https://notepad-plus-plus.org/

Download page: https://notepad-plus-plus.org/download/

License: Free

Version: v7.5.1 (30 Aug 2017)

Change Log:
– Fix some excluded language cannot be remembered bug.
– Fix a localization regression bug.
– Fix the bug that Notepad++ create “%APPDATA%\local\notepad++” folder in local conf mode.
– Add Visual Prolog language support.
– Add auto-completion support for batch file (*.bat).
– Enhance Function List for PHP and JavaScript.
– Enhance Shortcut Mapper by adding category column.
– Make double click work for language menu disabling/enabling in preferences dialog.
– Make double click work to improve file extension movement in Preferences dialog.
– Fix bug: language menu item is restored back on the wrong zone.
– Add a spiritual quote.

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WPS Office Free v10.2.0.5934

WPS Office is the perfect free office suite for personal and home use:

  • Includes Writer, Presentation and Spreadsheets
  • Instantly familiar and easy to use user interface
  • Fully compatible with Microsoft Office (supports docx, pptx and xlsx)
  • Support for PDF (Read, Print and Save)
  • Mutiple documents tab
  • Supports English, French, German, Spanish, Portuguese, Polish and Russian.
WPS Office

WPS Office

Homepage: https://www.wps.com/

Download page: https://www.wps.com/office-free

License: Freeware

Version: v10.2.0.5934 (29 Aug 2017)

Change Log:
Globally
– Added a What’s New entry on help menu
– Added a feedback entry on task pane side bar
– Improved auto association after PDF has been upgraded
– Version number in help menu can be copied
– When feedback jumps to webpage, version number is filled in automatically
– Fixed the open and save problem of Cloud files for multiple language version

Foxit Reader v8.3.2.25013

Foxit Reader is a free, feature rich, fast and lightweight PDF reader.

  1. PDF Viewer – Lighting fast PDF view and print of PDF files and portfolios quickly without exhausting system resources.
  2. Easily View Multiple PDF Files – Multi-tab style document display allows users to go back and forth between different PDF documents quickly and easily.
  3. Configurable PDF Viewer – Configure document views with read mode, reverse view, and text viewer options. Configure page display with full screen, single page, continuous scrolling, split, two page facing, continuous facing, separate cover page, auto-scroll, and page transition options.
  4. Bookmark Support – Easily add, edit, and modify bookmarks in a PDF document.
  5. Multiple Views – Rotate pages between landscape and portrait. Configure zooming or adjust magnification using the marquee, loupe, and magnifier tools.

Foxit Reader

Homepage: http://www.foxitsoftware.com/Secure_PDF_Reader/

Download page: http://www.foxitsoftware.com/downloads/

License: Free

Version: v8.3.2.25013 (26 Aug 2017)

Change Log:
– Fixed an issue where Foxit Reader PDF Printer in version 8.3.1 failed to print cert- ain items normally.
– Addressed a potential issue where when the application is not running in Safe-Reading-mode, it could be exposed to command injection vulnerability with abusing the app.launchURL JavaScript call to execute a local program. (ZDI-CAN-4724)
– Addressed a potential issue where when the application is not running in Safe-Reading-Mode, it could be exposed to an Arbitrary File Write vulnerability with abusing the this.saveAs function call to drop a file to the local file system. (ZDI-CAN-4518)
– Addressed a potential issue where when the application is not running in Safe-Reading-Mode, it could be exposed to an Arbitrary Write vulnerability with abusing the createDataObject function call to create arbitrary executable file in the local file system.
– Addressed a potential issue where when the application is not running in Safe-Reading-Mode, it could be exposed to command injection vulnerability with abusing the xfa.host.gotoURL function call to open arbitrary executable file. (ZDI-CAN-5030)

DBeaver v4.1.3

DBeaver is a free, multi-platform and universal database manager for developers, SQL programmers, database administrators and analysts. This software tool supports many databases including but not limited to:

  • MySQL
  • SQLite
  • PostgreSQL
  • Oracle
  • Microsoft SQL Server
  • IBM DB2
  • Sybase
  • MongoDB and etc.

General features includes:

  1. Connection manager
  2. Metadata browser
  3. SQL Editor
  4. Data viewer/editor
  5. Data/metadata search
  6. Database structure compare
  7. Data transfer (export/import)
  8. ER Diagrams
  9. Query Manager
  10. Extra views
  11. Driver manager
DBeaver

DBeaver

Homepage: http://dbeaver.jkiss.org/

Download page: http://dbeaver.jkiss.org/download/

License: Free

Version: v4.1.3 (20 Aug 2017)

Note:
1) DBeaver now requires Java 8.
2) DBeaver EE (Enterprise Edition) includes NoSQL databases (e.g. MongoDB) support and additional Eclipse extensions for better project management.

DBeaver EE is no longer free. Last known free version is v4.0.5 (http://dbeaver.jkiss.org/files/4.0.5/) or v3.8.5 (http://dbeaver.jkiss.org/files/3.8.5/).

Change Log:
– Results viewer: save filters settings for each table
– Results viewer: columns reordering with drag-n-drop
– Results viewer: dark theme support was improved
– SQL editor: variables support was fixed (global vars)
– SQL Editor: hyperlinks on quoted identifiers were fixed
– SQL Editor: autocomplete of quoted identifiers was fixed
– SQL scripts create was fixed (for new projects)
– Triggers source viewer was fixed (empty trigger body)
– Auto-complete: optional support of global (in all schemas) tables search
– Checkbox editor UI was fixed
– Database/schema selector was fixed (application minimize problem)
– Custom (named) object filters support was added
– Locale configuration was fixed
– Custom SQL queries ordering fix (quoted column names)
– Exasol: object comments support improved, DEFINE command support
– Oracle: all table triggers folder was added
– PostgreSQL: SSL configuration UI was fixed
– Informix: active database change was added
– Informix: column names (instead of descriptions) in results viewer
– Informix: triggers reading was fixed
– Drivers download was fixed

Notepad++ v7.5.0

Notepad++ is a free source code editor and Notepad replacement that supports several languages. It is also a very powerful editor that supports plugins to extend its already comprehensive built-in features and usability.

Features include:

  1. Syntax Highlighting and Syntax Folding
  2. User Defined Syntax Highlighting and Folding
  3. PCRE (Perl Compatible Regular Expression) Search/Replace
  4. GUI entirely customizable
  5. Document Map
  6. Auto-completion: Word completion, Function completion and  Function parameters hint
  7. Multi-Document (Tab interface)
  8. Multi-View
  9. WYSIWYG (Printing)
  10. Zoom in and zoom out
  11. Multi-Language environment supported
  12. Bookmark
  13. Macro recording and playback
  14. Launch with different arguments

Notepad++

Homepage: https://notepad-plus-plus.org/

Download page: https://notepad-plus-plus.org/download/

License: Free

Version: v7.5.0 (15 Aug 2017)

Change Log:
01. Add new languages support: ASN.1, AviSynth, Blitz Basic, Csound, Erlang, escript, Forth, FreeBASIC, LaTeX, MMIX, Nimrod, nnCron, OScript, PureBasic, Rebol, registry, Rust, SPICE, txt2tags
02. Add “Open file in its default viewer” command.
03. Add “-quickPrint” command line argument: Launch Notepad++, print document & exit.
04. Add /noUpdater argument for installer to not install updater (useful in silent mode).
05. Add new installer argument /allowAppDataPluginsLoading.
06. Roll back to 1 “Find next” button in Find/Replace dialog, due to the inconsistence after removal of direction option.
07. Enhancement: empty fields “Replace with” and “Filters” of Find/Replace dialog are remembered in the next session.
08. Fix text selection in combo boxes of find/replace dialog problem on resizing.
09. Fix the issue of passing non-exist folder via command line without any warning.
10. Fix multi-line tab button remaining pushed issue while switching off.
11. Fix TAB key wired behavior on find/replace dialog’s transparency radio button.
12. Fix click on tab without hitting close button but close file issue.
13. Fix Notepad++ modifying command line arguments issue (command line arguments could be visualized by system tools).
14. Fix file not dirty while its content changed on the hard drive.
15. Fix saved duplicated file in the same view issue.
16. Fix “Folder as Workspace” toolbar button not activated after dropping folder issue.

Classic Shell v4.3.1

Classic Shell is a free software that enhances the usability of Windows and empowers you to use the computer the way you like it:

  1. Highly customizable start menu with multiple styles and skins
  2. Quick access to recent, frequently-used, or pinned programs
  3. Find programs, settings, files and documents
  4. Start button for Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1 and Windows 10
  5. Toolbar and status bar for Windows Explorer
  6. Caption and status bar for Internet Explorer

Classic Shell

Homepage: http://www.classicshell.net/

Download page: http://www.classicshell.net/downloads/

License: Freeware

Version: v4.3.1 (12 Aug 2017)

Change Log:
– Official support for the Creators Update version of Windows 10
– Added a setting to clear icon cache
– Multiple minor improvements and bugfixes

NetSetMan v4.5.0

NetSetMan is an advanced network settings manager software which can easily switch between your preconfigured profiles.

The customizable parameters includes
1) IP & Gateway
2) DNS Server
3) WINS Server
4) WiFi
5) Printer
6) Computer Name
7) Workgroup
8) Connection
9) System
10) SMTP
11) Net Drive
12) Hosts
13) Script/Program and
14) IPv6

NetSetMan

Furthermore, system settings can also be configured and includes many options that can be configured as shown in the screenshot below.

NetSetMan - System Settings

NetSetMan – System Settings

Homepage: http://www.netsetman.com/

Download page: http://www.netsetman.com/en/freeware#download

License: Freeware for non-commercial use and limited to 6 profiles.

Version: v4.5.0 (15 Aug 2017)
– NEW Tool: Network Scanner
↳ Scan networks by IP range (IPv4 & IPv6), subnet (CIDR), ARP & NDP cache
↳ Get details like name, MAC, domain/workgroup, OS, network shares, etc.
↳ Multithreading for scanning large numbers of IPs simultaneously
↳ Highly compatible and flexible by using new and old protocols
↳ Copy details, open targets, export results, send Wake-On-LAN
↳ Favorites list for customizing frequently used targets
↳ Detailed information of network printers (shared or directly connected)
↳ Real-time search filter for all results
↳ Further details: http://www.netsetman.com/network-scanner
– Fix: Some setup parameters have been ignored
– Fix: Minimizing application didn’t save profile changes
– Fix: Pressing ENTER in IP fields resulted in an error message
– Fix: High-DPI problems (query dialogs, AutoSwitch menu items click area)
– Fix: Firefox Proxy is now also available for user-specific installations
– Fix: Autorun in Preferences dialog not showing its state correctly
– Fix: Multiple memory leaks
– Tool “Adapters Details” is now sorted by type and name
– Lots of minor fixes and adjustments