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Access Your Files from Any Computer with the new Windows Live FolderShare

Windows Live FolderShare is a free service from Microsoft that helps you keep files and folders across multiple computers in sync with each other. You can access your documents, music, photographs and other files from any computer (PC or Mac) that is connected to the Internet.

Microsoft StartKey – Windows Desktop on a USB Drive

Laptop computers are bulk, expensive and prone to theft. So Microsoft Startkey turns your USB-based flash drives into a Windows companion allowing you to carry your Windows and Windows Live settings in the stick.

Microsoft World Wide Telescope — Video Demo

WorldWide Telescope is an observatory on your desktop, allowing you to see the sky in a way you have never seen before; individual exploration, multi-wavelength views, stars and planets within context to each other.

Yellow Sticky Notes Software for Your Desktop

Download the yellow sticky notes application for your desktop or your USB drive – these digital desktop stickies are free and perfect for maintaining shopping list, task reminders, etc.

A Better Video Editor Than Windows Movie Maker

Video Spin also ships with a variety of 2D transitions, background music and other sound effects to make your amateur movies look slightly more professional and interesting.

How To Record Movies of Video Games on the Computer

Download free software to record game videos while you are playing your favorite computer game. The videos can be capture in high-resolution quality with full sound. You can later upload the game videos to YouTube or burn them to a DVD.

OpenOffice 3 = Free PDF Editor + Acrobat Writer

With OpenOffice, you can import PDF files into Draw (PowerPoint), edit the contents of the PDF file and then export the changed file as a hybrid PDF meaning you can later re-edit the generated PDF files back in OpenOffice.

Desktop Sharing and Remote PC Access with Team Viewer

When connecting, you decide if you want to remote control your partner, show your own desktop to a partner or if you only want to transfer files without sharing your desktop. Team Viewer is completely free for private use.

Sync Files Between Your Computer and External USB Drives

Free file folder synchronization software for Windows – synchronize MP3 songs, videos, pictures, documents and other files easily with Microsoft SyncToy. Works with multiple folders on the same computer, network shared drives or external USB hard disks.

Windows XP SP3 RC Now on Microsoft Download Center

Download Windows XP SP3 – Service Pack 3 installer includes all previously released updates for Windows XP and a small number of new updates, but should not significantly change the Windows XP experience.