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WinRAR logo

(on Wikipedia)
http://rarlab.com/

An archival utility.

I've been using this for a hell of a long time.

  • aka WinRAR, for its Windows versions.
  • After this, I used 7zip
  • Before this, I used zip



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Zenity infobox

(on Wikipedia)
https://wiki.gnome.org/Projects/Zenity

A program to present a GUI dialog, that lets a scripter get user input.

I didn't use this for anything notable enough to form an opinion. It seems nice, but I didn't want to have yet another application, especially one with a dependency, when there's something commandline already (dialog).



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7zip logo

(on Wikipedia)
Chocolatey: 7zip
http://www.7-zip.org/

An archival program.



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VLC icon

(on Wikipedia)
Chocolatey: https://chocolatey.org/packages/vlc
https://www.videolan.org/vlc/

The king of video players.

On Windows, this is especially-king because the user doesn't have to figure out and download various shady codecs.



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GIMP logo

(on Wikipedia)
Chocolatey: https://chocolatey.org/packages/gimp/2.8.22
http://www.gimp.org/

An incredibly capable (and therefore very convoluted) image editor.

I use this:

  • GNU Image Manipulation Program



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