this is a list of the tools that I daily use with Windows.
Sysinternalssuite – Process Monitor, Process Explorer, TCPView, psexec Tools => very useful
Regalyzer – Advanced Regedit for Windows
CPU-Z – Info Tool for detailed CPU/RAM Information
GPU-Z – Info Tool for GPUs
Microsoft LogParser – Analyse csv, tsv Logfiles, EventLogs…with SQL Commands
Diskwipe – Disk Cleaning Tool for Windows
Eraser Portable – Disk Cleaning Tool for Windows
DBAN – Linux live CD to clean a disk
NVSPBind – command line tool to change network bindings/order
PuTTY – ssh client, ssh file copy….
KiTTY – fork of PuTTY with some additional features
Microsoft Visual Studio Express for Windows Desktops – IDE for Windows
Notepad++ – Editor
PowerGUI – Powershell IDE
WinMerge – Compare Text files
Strawberry perl – Perl distribution with many modules and an included c complier to install and built modules from cpan
VirtualBox – Running different Operating Systems as guests, with an installed extension pack you can passthrough USB2 devices.
to be continued…..