Best Free Portable Applications

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 Best Free Portable Apps for Photos and Graphics

Best Free Portable Digital Photo/Image Viewer:

XnView -- Home | Download | Forum | Editor Review

Description: XnView is "a heavyweight champion. Like Irfan, it's very versatile; it can read and display nearly 400 types of graphic files, and convert any of these to more than 50 formats. It displays images very quickly, and these may be viewed full screen, as slideshows or as thumbnails. It's quite capable at processing images, too; you can rotate, crop, resize, adjust brightness and color, apply filters or effects, create a web page and much more". To make it fully portable, see here.

This category has many excellent freeware options; make sure to check out IrfanView or FastStone Image Viewer below.

Alternate Products: IrfanView | FastStone Image Viewer (TruPortable)
 

Best Free Portable Digital Image Editor:

LightBox/Sagelight Image Editor -- Download | Editor Review

Description: If you just need a simple, basic editor than Lightbox is the top pick. It "has an attractive user interface that is straight forward, and offers intuitive slide-bar adjustments for your images. It also has split screen views to help you compare your images before and after the corrections have been made. It includes simple tools to correct red-eye, sharpen, crop, re-size, add borders, and print. The free version is a gem that you will want to check out". If you need more powerful features, check the alternatives below and the product review article.

Alternate Products: PhotoFiltre | GIMP Portable (TruPortable)
 

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if you have clamwin, you might as well pair clam sentinel with it to give it real time scanning. it has a portable.

http://clamsentinel.sourceforge.net/

yes indeed I will check it out and see how it can be added . thanks

Additional Portable Apps for Anti-Malware Removal

winpatrol has a portable version:

http://www.winpatroltogo.com

Best Free Portable Software Update Monitor

yes, filehippo is great. but Sumo is far better (free and has portable) and detects everything on your system, not just filehippo software.

http://www.kcsoftwares.com/?download

i don't consider Comodo System Cleaner truly portable. i used it and liked it. eventually removed it. months later upon investigation found parts of 2 drivers on my system that google revealed came from CSC (was hard to find in google though). you can find them yourself with anvir taskmanager free (go to bottom and press drivers) or with esets free taskmanager tool (maybe even with free runscanner). drivers name was just a bunch of small case letters.

The ClamWinPortableDBUpdate link above leads to a non secure site, so please have a look into it.

Also, I would like to mention that there is a portable version for Superantispyware.

Thank you.

thanks, Superantispyware portable link is there . there no longer seems to be a secure site for ClamWinPortableDBUpdate

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