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Found this brilliant tool today, which will make reinstalling my programs and absolute breeze when I reinstall Windows.

You can either use the online list to build your installer list, or do it directly from the FreeApps software. Choose which programs you want, and it will automatically download the latest installers and again automatically (or manually) install them.

It will also monitor which supported programs on your computer need updating, too.


Feature Summary

- Multi installer
- Automated
- Monitors software versions, and you can update in bulk
- Extensive Programs list
- Free
- Uninstaller (including toolbar category, for easy clean-up)

I'm not trying to sell this to you lol, despite the way this is worded, I just personally think it's amazing, and will save me loads of hassle in the future.

http://www.freenew.net/#none


Some screenshots:











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post #2 of 12
Similar to ninite.com. Interesting...
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post #3 of 12
Or you could go to ninite.com.
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Similar to ninite.com. Interesting...
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Originally Posted by OverTheBelow View Post
Or you could go to ninite.com.
Yeah, looks similar. I've not used ninite myself, but it looks as though FreeApps may have more features, but can't be sure.

I've not actually used anything like this before or Ninite.
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post #5 of 12
This would be really simple for whenever you do a Clean Install.
post #6 of 12
A big advantage of this is the upgrade feature which ninite does not have. I think up front ninite is a better choice but both seem to have their niche.
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Would this keep your registry keys? That's what gets me is alot of my keys I've lost by now. :\\
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Would this keep your registry keys? That's what gets me is alot of my keys I've lost by now. :\\
It looks like its for free apps. So no keys needed.
    
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post #9 of 12
Quote:
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Would this keep your registry keys? That's what gets me is alot of my keys I've lost by now. :\\
It might keep em
Shouldnt you have backups for your registry keys?
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post #10 of 12
Very nice very nice will save me so much time
both ninite and freeapps
great stuff...

i like the update feature..
going to run this on a rebuilt xp machine here shortly to see how it favors out
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