MagicDisc Virtual DVD/CD

MagicDisc is a program that can create disc image files from CDs and DVDs as well as mount disc image files of various types through a...

Freespire

Freespire is a free operating system based on Linux with KDE (Kool desktop environment). It is a full featured operating system that can be...

Altiris SVS

Altiris Software Virtualization Solution (SVS) allows you to install and run programs virtually so that they do not reside on your system but in...

Sandboxie

Sandboxie is a program that can create a ’Sandboxed’ environment on your PC within-which you can install and/or run programs or browse the net. Any...

Returnil

Returnil creates a virtual system on your machine that completely mirrors your actual setup. It is designed to take the risk out of exposing...

Create a virtual Windows PC on a mobile device with MojoPac

"MojoPac Freedom" is the free edition of the MojoPac desktop virtualization software. It allows you to install a Windows XP environment on a portable hard...

Ulteo Virtual Desktop: run a virtual Linux environment inside Windows

Ulteo Virtual Desktop installs a virtual Linux environment inside Windows. This free program shows up as a panel inside the Windows desktop and allows you...

MobaLiveCD: launch Linux LiveCDs from within Windows

MobaLiveCD is a free program that can run Linux Live CD’s on Windows in emulation mode without the need to burn the Live CD...

VMWare Server: free Virtual Machine Infrastructure, step-by-step

I've previously discussed virtual server infrastructure with an article on Microsoft's Hyper-V which comes included with Windows Server 2008. Due to the performance hit...

How to run a virtual instance of Windows XP from within Windows 7

There are a handful of free machine virtualization programs out there, such as VirtualBox, VMWare, and of course Microsoft’s Virtual PC. These programs will let...

Cameyo: competent, free program virtualization app can create portable executables from any application

Software virtualization, if you’re unfamiliar with it, is a process whereby a specific program is run in a "virtual layer", where the interaction with...

Noteworthy Shareware turned Freeware in Feb 2011

The following three interesting programs used to be paid but recently turned Freeware: Bufferzone Pro, Chasys Draw IES, and WinX DVD Author. Bufferzone Pro is a virtualization/Sandboxing program,...

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The Best Free Antivirus for Windows – January 2016

I have been looking into the question of which free antivirus is the best for almost 10 years now, and the only way to...

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Get cloud access to anything on your PC, with TackaCloud’s ‘Personal Cloud’

Although Dropbox and other cloud services have gotten us used to accessing our files anywhere from the cloud, somehow there is always that important...

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Are you missing Freewaregenius and wondering what we’ve been doing for the past several months? One project I’ve been working on is: “The Ballerina...