If you work over Multiple computers (Like Me) then Portable apps is Indispensable.It is a Wide collection of Important Software’s that can be safely Installed on your USB flash drive and used across Multiple Computers.
Portable Apps Is a collection of Important Software’s For your USB that you Need In a Daily Basis.Offers a Handy Interface from the System tray from where you can select and Run your Installed Portable Application.
You can Download and Install Individual Applications from the portable Apps Website or you can Install the Portable Apps Suite which ContainsAll the important utilities in One package.The portable Apps Suite Includes :
- Mozilla Firefox : A built In Browser so that you can Browse the Web.
- Mozilla Thunderbird : This takes care of your Emails.You can Also Add Your RSS Subscriptions to thunderbird and read them Anywhere.
- Mozilla Sunbird : This can be Used as a Task manager for your projects,Meetings and maintaining a Daily To-Do list.
- AbiWord portable : A word processor so that You can Work on your Documents if the Computer on which you are working Do not have an office Application Installed.
- Claim win Antivirus : It’s Very Important to keep your Documents Safe and virus Free.Portable Apps Comes with a Built In Antivirus that you can use to Scan Files and locations.
- Cool player : A portable Media player so that you can listen to Music.Doesn’t Supports Video though.
- Sumatra PDF : A PDF Viewer for you so that you can read E-books or a PDF document.
- Pidgin portable : Helps you stay Connected with your IM Buddies.
- KeePass :A password manager to store and Carry your usernames and passwords.A great Time saver.
- Games : In case you wish to Chill out and play Some games Portable Apps Suite has Minesweeper and Sudoku installed for you. Apart from the above listed Applications Portable Apps has a wide collection of All the important software’s that you Use on a regular Basis.
Back Up your Portable Apps Setting : The back Up Wizard can be Used to Back up the Portable Apps Settings,bookmarks,profiles,Documents,Music etc.You can Also back Up your Entire USB Drive using the Wizard or use a USB back up utility
Add individual portable Apps : You can Later add Individual Apps from Portable Apps.Download The desired App and Add it To your Portable Apps Suite.
Downside : In Some Systems with low resources it becomes Slow.Especially when your USB is low in Size ( e.g 2GB )