At no additional cost, customize your promotional USB drives with our wide selection of portable apps. Whether you want to put computer games, Internet applications, office suites, or utilities software in your pocket, you can! Personalized flash drives can store large quantities of files, or they can have a single purpose or theme that makes them even more useful. Portable apps make it simple and safe to adjust to any computer by storing the software you use on travel custom flash drives. This way you never have to worry about what programs are on what computer. You can assign specific duties to the flash drives, give them a label and grab the one you need when you’re heading out. Alternatively, these personalized USB drives with portable apps make a great promotional gift.
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Mozilla Firefox is a popular web browser for Windows, Linux and Mac OS X. It is smaller, faster, and in some ways more secure than other more well-known web browsers. Compared to Internet Explorer, the most popular web browser, Mozilla Firefox gives users a cleaner interface and faster download speeds. This is the perfect portable companion for surfing the web on any computer.
Mozilla Thunderbird is a popular mail client and news reader for Windows, Linux and Mac OS X. It offers many advantages over other popular mail clients, including quick message search, customizable views, and junk mail classification. Created from Mozilla code, Mozilla Thunderbird runs Gecko, the most standards-compliant rendering engine in existence. Mozilla Thunderbird portable offers new features and improvements to make your mail and news experience even better while on-the-go.
Filezilla is one of fastest, most reliable FTP client applications around – perfect for handling multiple FTP transfers. It has an easy-to-use drag and drop interface that offers translations in most major languages. Filezilla’s caching directories speeds up browsing FTP sites, while its multiple secure connection options protect your files during downloads and uploads. This portable application lets you transfer multiple files at once from several servers. If you’re traveling in an area where bandwidth is somewhat limited, Filezilla can automatically adjust transfer speeds based on the time of day or the date.
Pidgin is a universal messenger that can connect to all of the popular instant-messenger programs like AIM, MSN, Yahoo, ICQ, IRC, Google Talk, GroupWise, Jabber, and more! With Pidgin Portable, you can simultaneously communicate on as many of these messengers as you want – anywhere, anytime. Pidgin tries to take advantage of the capabilities of each different IM platform, so that you'll be able to send and receive files and use other features of the various systems. The best part is you don’t have to download anything onto the computer! With Pidgin portable, you can log onto multiple messaging networks all on one program saved right onto your custom flash drives.
OpenOffice.org is professional office suite that features text document, spreadsheet, presentation, drawing, database, and formula programs. This portable software looks and feels familiar and is instantly usable by anyone who has used Microsoft Office. With your promotional usb drives you can pass on copies of OpenOffice.org free of charge to family, friends, students, employees and more. Completely free of any license fees, you can install OpenOffice.org portable on as many flash drives as you like and enjoy its easy-to-use and feature-rich interface on any computer you like.
Sumatra PDF is a free portable PDF viewer that will load PDF files very, very quickly. Unlike the popular Adobe Reader, Sumatra PDF is slim and takes up very little RAM and few system resources – plus it most likely won't crash your system. This portable app has an easy-to-use interface offering basic, reliable PDF viewer options like zoom in/out, single page view, facing page view, and book view. Sumatra PDF also lets you rotate pages and view PDFs in presentation or full screen modes. There is a search box that lets you locate specific text within a PDF as well as an option that will let you automatically attach the PDF to a new email. Sumatra PDF is small enough to fit on USB flash drives, allowing you to view PDFs easily wherever you go.
Mozilla Sunbird is a cross-platform calendar and task management application. You can take this full-featured and easy to use calendar application anywhere and use it on any computer. Sunbird Portable’s storage architecture handles calendars with hundreds or thousands of events more responsively while its intuitive interface shows you more of what you need, and less of what you don't. Sunbird’s 24-hour views show you your entire day, not just a few hours. Reliable alarms make sure you’re notified about events or tasks. Take your entire work schedule with you on-the-go and never miss an appointment or arrive late to an office meeting again!
KeePass offers an easy, portable way to keep track of all your passwords while keeping them secure. It allows you to store all of your passwords in a lightweight, easy-to-use database right on a flash drive and encrypts the database so that only you can have access to it. KeePass Portable stores all your passwords in groups, so that it is quick and easy to find the one you want. You can also print and export passwords in a variety of formats, including TXT, HTML, XML and CSV files. This portable app can also generate encrypted passwords for you, a great feature for those who want to make their passwords even more secure.
VLC Media Player Portable is a cross-platform media player and streaming media server. It supports many audio and video formats including MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, DivX, XviD, WMV and MP3, as well as DVD, VCD, Blu-Ray and various streaming protocols. You can set up VLC Portable to stream media from a file or from a DVD as a server, while another client can stream that media, without having to encode the file first. VLC Portable is for playback using many media types across various local or network sources to bring you the best quality media presentation from the comfort of your flash drive.
SMPlayer Portable is a complete multimedia player that includes features like video, DVD, and VCD playback to more advanced features like support for MPlayer filters, edl lists and more. This portable app does not require external codecs and works well with AVI, MKV, OGM, MPEG, VOB, 3GP, ASF, MOV, WMV, MP3 and Ogg files, as well as with Internet streams and DVD discs. SMPlayer has a video equalizer that allows you to adjust the brightness, contrast, hue, saturation and gamma of the video image. It also incorporates multiple speed playbacks that let you play at 2X, 4X and even slow motion. SMPlayer is very easy to use, highly configurable and overall a great multimedia player.
fre:ac Portable is an audio converter and CD ripper with support for a wide variety of formats and encoders. With fre:ac Portable you can quickly and easily extract audio files from a CD and convert them to standard computer sound files, such as WAV, MP3, or Ogg. It can also convert between MP4/M4A, WMA, FLAC, AAC, and Bonk formats. Audio files can also be formatted to include artist and title information retrieved from the CDDB/freedb online CD database.
Audacity is a portable audio editor and recorder that can process most audio formats – podcasts included. Stored right onto your usb flash drives for free, Audacity is a great way to record live, convert tapes or cut/splice/mix sounds from any computer you choose. This portable app features support for importing, processing and exporting WAV, FLAC, AIFF, AU and OGG Vorbis files. Audacity features a simple, easy-to-use interface with rich menus that offer a number of editing functions.
7-Zip is a portable file archiver program that supports most archive formats out there, including RAR, ZIP, TAR, GZ, LZH, LZA, ARJ and ISO, but also comes with its very own extension – 7z. You will be impressed by how quickly this app compresses and decompresses files. It also automatically sets a variety of options in the Windows context menu that make the process a lot easier while saving time when it comes to managing archives. 7-Zip also has strong AES-256 encryption in 7z and ZIP formats to keep your file archives safe and secure.
ClamWin Antivirus is a fantastic portable antivirus solution for Windows PCs. This free antivirus program integrates with your web browser and email client. You can scan and remove computer viruses right from your usb flash drives. Simply plug in your usb and run the portable app. This is a great gift to offer family, friends and clients as well as for personal use. ClamWin offers good, basic computer virus protection without the bells and whistles of premium antivirus packages.
Command Prompt Portable is a lightweight app that allows you to use the command line on any computer that supports a flash drive. Command Prompt is used to perform advanced tasks or troubleshoot operating systems issues that can’t be addressed within the Windows interface. While most are accustomed to the windows GUI there are still many advantages to Command Prompt. For example, you can copy a file to another location with just one command, without opening and navigating through several windows. This portable app supports the commands for all Windows operating systems. You should have this portable and customizable version saved onto your usb drive to use whenever you need to fix issues behind the Windows GUI.
Eraser Portable is a secure data removal tool that runs straight from your usb drive. With Eraser Portable you can easily clean files and registry entries that are automatically created by the operating system during your regular computer work. You can wipe cookies, Internet history, cache and passwords from your web browser, as well as temporary files on Windows, event logs, the Recycle Bin and more – right from your usb flash drive!
InfraRecorder Portable is a basic CD/DVD burning program. It includes many features like a user-friendly app interface and Windows Explorer integration. With it, you can create custom data, audio, and mixed-mode projects and record them to CDs and DVDs as well as disc images. InfraRecorder supports dual-layer DVDs and blank rewritable CDs.
Jooleem Portable is a simple, but addictive puzzle game. The puzzle works by showing you a collection of different color marbles on a 10x10 grid. To win points, simply click on the marbles of the same color to form rectangles. The larger the rectangle, the more time and points are won. You have to fill up the time bar to advance to the next level. The higher the level, the more points you get per marble.
PokerTH Portable is a fun, online Texas Holdem poker game for Windows and Linux systems. You can play the popular Texas Holdem Poker game against up to ten computer or networked opponents. Other features include personalized avatars, online chat rooms, custom cards, and saved progress. Play a fun game of Texas Holdem on-the-go straight from your usb drive.
Sudoku Portable is an addictive mathematical puzzle that challenges players to fill in the missing numbers based on the numbers given. Each of nine grids must contain the numbers 1-9 once, as well as each row and column on the playing board. Sudoku Portable is a lightweight, fun and challenging puzzle game that’s made specifically to be run from a flash drive.
Mines-Perfect is nearly identical to the original Minesweeper, but it's made to be portable and has a few cool extra features including multiple difficulty levels, multiple boards and the ability to save and load games. The game also comes with several different modes of play, including original, hint, lucky, immune, start-up, and Murphy's Law.
Notepad++ Portable is an advanced text editor with support for source code editing across multiple programming languages. It comes with a clean and simple interface without looking crowded despite its variety of functions. Notepad++ supports many of the popular programming languages and includes syntax highlighting for almost all of them. Plus, it can work with multiple documents at the same time, while remaining incredibly friendly with hardware resources.
KompoZer Portable is a great tool for anyone who ever wants to design their own website. KompoZer is a WYSIWYG (What You See Is What You Get) web editor, meaning that you can edit website pages visually as well as by working with the raw HTML code. This portable software is very easy to use, making it ideal for nontechnical computer users who want to create an attractive, professional-looking website without having to learn HTML.
Virtual Magnifying Glass Portable is a free portable screen magnification tool that runs directly from your usb drive. This portable app is simple, customizable, and very easy-to-use. This app allows you to zoom in up to 20X on an area of your computer screen for better readability. The mouse scroll-wheel controls the zoom factor and the Esc key closes magnifier window. Also useful for graphic designers, Virtual Magnifying Glass Portable shows the center pixel's RGB values, in both decimal and hexadecimal.
GIMP Portable (GNU Image Manipulation Program) provides users with several tools for touching up and altering photos. Much like Photoshop, GIMP Portable features photo retouching, image authoring and image composition. With it, you can do professional quality photo touch ups, image format conversion, and mass production image rendering.