We all know that Windows is the most popular operating system for Computers and Laptops and it is used by millions of computer users all over the world.
In spite of being the best OS, Windows does not come packed will all the software that one requires while they are running various applications.
Not many applications are required to smoothen the functionality of your Windows computer. There are some essential softwares that you cannot miss to have on your PC.
These softwares are necessary for various functions that you will perform on your PC from time to time. So in order to ease up your work, in this article, we will list few of the essential softwares that you must have on your Windows computer.
Google Chrome is one of the best internet browser which is available on the internet. As the name says, it is released by Google, so it contains all the important and most used features that are generally required by a user during browsing.
The features offered by Chrome lets the user have an amazing internet browsing experience every time.
Also, it is has a lot of add-ons which allows the user to customize it as per his or her wish and enhance its usability and functionality. There are also many themes available using which the user can customize the looks of the browser.
An antivirus software is one of the most essential thing that each and every PC user must have on his computer. There are a lot of anti-virus software available in the market that guarantees protection of you PC from various kinds of Malwares, viruses and spywares.
Although Windows provide a virus defender along with the setup, but it is very limited in features and functionality and not as effective as the third party antiviruses.
Apart from saving your Windows from various viruses, an antivirus software also helps to block the threatening websites that may harm your PC.
Some of the recommended antivirus softwares are Avast Antivirus, Norton Antivirus, AVG, Bitdefender, etc.
CCleaner is a very small software which has emerged as one of the most useful program in the last few years. It is a freeware application which helps the user to have a much better control over his PC.
Serving as a simple PC tool that solves the problem of less techy and computer savvy people, the application also searches various installed applications like Windows Live, Adobe Photoshop, and Media Player etc. for errors.
This software really saves you from spending a big portion of your money on various stupid softwares by keeping your Windows in top notch condition.
WinRAR is a very small but very important software that helps in opening of various compressed archive files. You will find a lot of files on the internet which are available in compressed format.
Windows is not able to open these files on its own. So you need to download Win RAR from the internet which is available for free in order to open these files and extract files that are stored inside it. Win RAR is able to open .TAR, .ZIP and .GZ files too.
A good alternative of Win RAR is 7zip.
Adobe Flash Player
Adobe FlashPlayer is one of the most important plugin for your internet browser if you wish to play online games and watch videos online.
Almost all the graphical material on the internet including Facebook games and YouTube videos are powered by Flash Player and won’t work if it is not installed on your PC.
So if you wish to have a good time experience of internet surfing, you need to install flash player on your PC.
Adobe Reader is another important application that you will require to open PDF files on your PC. Windows is not able to open .pdf files on its own, so adobe reader is required to open as well as edit pdf files present on your computer.
So these were some of the most important software applications that you must have on your PC for its proper functioning. Along with these there are many other types of software like music players, image viewer that you can download to ease your work, but all those come after the above ones and are not of that much importance when compared to the softwares mentioned above.