You know how you search for a piece of software to do that thing… and you find it and use it, then 6 months later you need to do “that thing” again and can never remember the name of that thing…. !!!
This is just a list of links to software sites where I have downloaded tools and utilities in the past that I don’t want to forget.
Pretty short list for now but I will add to it..
|7 Zip||Free software for zip||link|
|MyDefrag||Free software for defraging your hard disk||mydefrag|
|Reporting Services Scripter||Software for scripting copying and deployment of Reporting Services reports||link|
|Paint .Net||Free software for editing images||link|
|VM Ware Player||This is a direct link to the download page to bypass the need to register 🙂||on filehippo|
|Virtual Box||My preferred virtualization platform now, that VMWare has started putting disclaimers about only being free for home use||Virtual Box Website|
|Remote Desktop Manager||Awesome free tool for managing all your remote desktop sessions. For one application I have 5 servers per environment and 5 environments, (dev, staging, sandpit, training and Prod) and I manage all my RDP sessions in this tool.||http://remotedesktopmanager.com/|
|Visual SVN||Best SVN repository for Windows||Visual SVN server and or Visual Studio plugin client|
|AnkhSVN||Subversion Support for Visual Studio, works with VS 2012||AnkhSVN website|
|Tortise SVN||Windows explorer integrated SVN tool||Tortise SVN on sourceforge|
|Development tool and VS plugins|
|Code Maid||Visual Studio Plugin – Automatically sorts and removes unwanted using statements. consistently formats your code by removing spaces and commenting #endregion statements and other niceties like, Find in solution explorer, which will show your file in solution explorer.
Great to use in a team to get consistency in your code formatting.
Visual studio Gallery
|Indent guides||shows vertical lines to highlight the indenting of your code. Great to track down that pesky missing closing bracket||Visual Studio Gallery|
|MediaInfo.dll||Library for reading the most relevant technical and tag data for video and audio files.||MediaInfo sourceforge|
|iTextSharp||Opensource C# PDF Library||iTextSharp on sourceforge|