We asked TechRepublic member Hal 9000 about his favorite applications, and he responded with a list of personal desktop apps that he uses the most.
Check out the gallery: "Must-have personal desktop apps, according to Hal 9000," for a look of his favorite personal desktop apps.
- Download Accelerator Plus
- Drive Spacio
- FileZilla FTP Client
- Foxit Reader
- K9 mail filter
- Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware
- RoboForm password manager
- Smart Defrag
Hal 9000 also frequently uses the following apps that aren't in the gallery:
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