Most Popular Products at DownloadDirectPosted: February 2, 2011
Xvid: Leading Video Codec Software
With almost 3 million unique downloads since last year, Xvid is clearly one of the most popular video codec software programs available online. Similar to a ZIP archive for video, Xvid works to compress video files to allow for a smaller storage size and a faster transmission over computer networks. Xvid eliminates information from video files that are not important for human perception to achieve the highest compression rates while maintaining crystal clear video quality.
Open Office: Enhanced Word Processing Software
After twenty years of software development, Open Office has emerged as the leading word processing software for text, presentations, databases, HTML and XML documents, and so much more. Unlike other Word programs, Open Office stores data in an international open standard format and is extremely user-friendly. Open Office is compatible with files from any other office package and contains all the office software you will ever need in one simple package. Best of all, it’s 100% free.
VLC: “It plays everything!”
The media player that fulfills all your needs. It handles DVDs, (S)VCDs, Audio CDs, web streams, TV cards and much more. With VLC, there is no need to continually update many different codec packs. VLC comes with nearly every codec built in! And whats more, VLC can play back your files, even if the media is damaged! Missing or broken pieces wont stop VLC. All the video and audio information that remains can be played.
Keep Connected with Pidgin Universal Chat Client
Pidgin is the universal remote for instant messaging services. Used by millions, Pidgin can connect to any chat network simultaneously, including AIM, MSN, Yahoo, Google and more. With one simple download you can chat with your friends on MSN, say hi to your mom on Google Talk and discuss business with coworkers on Yahoo all at the same time. Pidgin is available for Windows, Linux and other UNIX operating systems and is completely free with no ads or spam.
7-Zip: The Most Impressive Zip Compression Tool
Forget Winzip, 7-Zip is the best all-in-one file archiver with the power to read and write almost any type of compressed file imaginable. One-click extraction unpacks a variety of archive formats including ZIP, TAR, 7z and RAR. High speed compression rates and a 2 panel view for storing extracted files into different directories makes 7-zip a must for both casual users and program developers. With no registration or payment required, download the completely free 7-zip software today.