Recommended Utilities.

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CAVEAT: This list is not mine. I was going to create one when I got a recent issue of ‘Windows Secrets’ newsletter where this list was. No point re-inventing the wheel but all credit and kudos goes to WS and its readers.

(Note: Each product is linked to it’s information/download page online. Products have been recommended by Windows Secrets contributors except where noted.)

Diagnostics and repair

Total system

Operating system

Hard drive



Imaging applications

General Utilities



On demand antivirus scanners

Password vaults

System/application updating

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