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    We thought it would be a good idea to post some of the helpful links that we have found over the years. Simply click on the underlined link to open the page. Please keep in mind that these files are freeware and you will not (well, should not) be asked for any payments, but we do recommend supporting these sites if possible as they do provide a great service to the public. Please use at your own risk.

FREE Virus Protection software

avast! Free Antivirus for Windows

Freewarehome.com (free versions of almost every kind of program-games too)

http://www.freewarehome.com/

Trackmania Electronic Sports World Cup (free challenging racing game)

http://www.trackmanianations.com/indexUk.php

http://download.cnet.com/3001-2239_4-10019223.htmllspi=ebf6fa6eebfecea442191e50cc257320&part=dl-85737

Spybot Search and Destroy (defensive spyware tool, prevents infections)

http://fileforum.betanews.com/download/Spybot-Search-Destroy/1043809773/1

Instant Messaging software

Windows Live Messenger (for XP and Vista only)

http://get.live.com/messenger/overview

Yahoo Messenger (all windows versions)

http://messenger.yahoo.com/

Webmail & Email client software

Hotmail web mail

http://login.live.com/login.srf?wa=wsignin1.0&rpsnv=11&ct=1275397819&rver=6.0.5285.0&wp=MBI&wreply=http:%2F%2Fmail.live.com%2Fdefault.aspx&lc=4105&id=64855&mkt=en-ca

Aliant Web Mail (check your Outlook e-mail from anywhere)

http://webmail.aliant.net/

Incredimail 2 (an alternative e-mail client for those who still use e-mail)http://www.incredimail.com/english/download

Web & Software Add-ons

http://www.adobe.com/

DIVX Player (needed for playback of some .avi video files)

http://www.divx.com/divx/windows/download/

Apple QuickTime (needed for some games and some video files)

http://www.apple.com/quicktime/download/win.html

Additional Apps & Tools

WinRAR (archive and zipped folder tools

Really Slick Screensavers (free amazing 3D OpenGL screensavers)

http://www.reallyslick.com/

Deepburner (Free CD/DVD burning software)

http://www.deepburner.com/?r=download

Audacity (Free audio editing, recording and creation software)

http://audacity.sourceforge.net/

Neave Planetarium (Free online planetarium)

http://www.neave.com/planetarium/

Stellarium (Free astronomy/planetarium simulator - totally amazing)

http://www.stellarium.org/

OpenOffice (free opensource MSOffice type programs)

http://download.openoffice.org/contribute.html?download=mirrorbrain&files/stable/3.2.0/OOo_3.2.0_Win_x86_install-wJRE_en-US.exe

GIMPshop (free opensource Photoshop program)

http://gimpshopdotnet.blogspot.com/

Free Games

FlightGear (free opensource flight simulator)

http://www.flightgear.org/

Danger from the Deep (free opensource U-Boat submarine simulator)

http://dangerdeep.sourceforge.net/

TORCS:The Open Racing Car Simulator (free opensource racing simulator)

http://torcs.sourceforge.net/

Savage:Battle for Newerth (free online multiplayer role-playing game)

http://www.s2games.com/savage/index.php?page=savageindex

http://www.rarlab.com/download.htm
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