Last Updated: 6-30-2019

Notes: Some of these programs and screen savers will run on other versions of Windows (98 means original 98 and will work in 98 SE). Try them at your own risk. There are Internet programs for Windows in Internet File Storage Room. Updated is for the date update on here, and not the program release. Windows are usually with all the latest service packs (SPs) and updates.

Useful Applications
File Information: Program Descriptions and Ant's Windows Versions Used:
IcongoScreen v14.0.2.777
various sizes

Home Page

Updated on 12-1-2018

A totally configurable virtual multi-page monitor manager with many features. It is like having a large number of monitors that you can easily manage using either hotkeys or mini-window.

Used in 32-bit XP Pro(fessional) and 64-bit 7.

IconAnti-Malware v3.8.3.2965
61 MB


Updated on 6-30-2019

A high performance anti-malware application that thoroughly removes even the most advanced malware and spyware. With one of the fastest, most effective quick scans and malware removal capabilities on the market, this program is the perfect addition to your personal computer/PC's defenses.

Used in 64-bit 7.

IconSpybot-Search & Destroy v1.6.2:
16 MB

Home Page

Updated on 1-26-2009

An application to scan for and clean spyware, adware, hijackers and other malicious software.

Used in 98 SE, 2000 Pro(fessional), 32-bit XP Pro(fessional), and 64-bit 7.

IconSUPERAntiSpyware v8.0.1040:
40 MB

Home Page

Updated on 6-26-2019

An application to scan for and clean spyware, adware, hijackers and other malicious software.

Used in 64-bit 7.

IconUnlocker v1.9.2:
111 KB - 1 MB

Home Page

Updated on 5-17-2013

Unlocker is an Windows Explorer extension that allows you with a simple right-click of the mouse on a file or folder to get rid of error message such as error deleting file or folder, cannot delete folder: it is used by another person or program. Unlocker can unlock files, folders, dll, and can also delete index.dat without restarting your computer.

Used in XP Pro(fessional) and 7.

IconWinamp v5.666 (v5.8 is beta):
Various Sizes

Home Page

Updated on 11-30-2018

The ultimate high-fidelity media player for Windows. It has skin, audio, visualization, effects, etc.

Used in XP Pro(fessional) and 64-bit 7.

Favorite Screen Savers/Screensavers (only tested in old Windows versions):
File Information: Program Descriptions and Ant's Windows Versions Used:
Dream Aquarium Screensaver v1.2.404:
9.5 MB (excluding the addons and updates)

Dream Aquarium

Updated on 3-20-2011

"A next-generation aquarium screensaver that brings the beauty of a lush freshwater aquarium to your computer with unsurpassed realism."

Used in XP Pro(fessional)

Solar System - Earth 3D Screensaver v1.8:
16.4 MB

Rixane Interactive

Updated on 8-15-2016

"Experience the thrill of being up in space above the Earth all alone. This wonderful animated 3D screensaver for Windows will take you up into orbit and round the Earth. You will circle our planet and see how beautiful and bright it is against the dark eternity of the Universe. You will also enjoy the night view when you can guess the continent only by the lights of large cities along the coast of the ocean. Just imagine that you are a lonely astronaut on the international space station looking down at our cradle that is so small and fragile in the dark depth of open space. The extraterrestrial soundtrack will accompany the view of the Earth while you go round and round the Earth watching the swirls of clouds at day and the lights of big cities at night. Download and install this magnificent screensaver for free to enjoy the ride around the globe and you may even want to buy the full version to go all the way up into orbit."

Used in XP Pro(fessional)

IconGoldfish Aquarium Screen Saver v2.0:
4 MB (Demo & Full Version)


Updated on 10-17-2003

Hyper-realistic 3D goldfish swim at random in a hi-resolution tank with plants. These aren't simple bitmap fish (2-D).

Used in XP Pro(fessional)

IconKoi Fish 3D Screensaver v2.0.0.6:
21 MB


Updated on 9-10-2011

"... a world of harmony and tranquility, with brightly-colored Koi fish pictured among fine aquatic vegetation in the water looking so real you can almost feel its coolness. Pleasant mood music is a gentle final touch to this work of art."

Used in XP Pro(fessional)

IconMarine Aquarium Screen Saver v3.3:
3.4 MB

SereneScreen and Jim Sachs' Official Web Site

Updated on 8-14-2017

"You've seen aquarium programs before, but you've never seen anything like this! Marine Life so vibrant you won't believe your eyes. Indescribable realism! These fish are actual 3D Models, not flat images dragged across the screen..."

Used in XP Pro(fessional)

IconThe Matrix Screen Saver v1.14:
240 KB/492 KB

Meticulous Software

Updated on 8-15-2010

A screen saver that emulates the matrix code and the movie introduction sequence seen in the popular the film.

Used in XP Pro(fessional)

Really Slick Screensavers: v0.2
Various Sizes

Home Page

Updated on 8-15-2010

Awesome OpenGL Windows screen savers that are great for showing off hardware acceleration.

Used in XP Pro(fessional)

System47 v2.2:
1.3 MB


Updated on 7-29-2005

An animated Star Trek Library Computer Access/Retrieval System (LCARS) Screen Saver with optional audio.

Note: Reinstall the screen saver after you do a Flash upgrade since its installer removes old Flash file it needs.

Used in 2000 and XP Pro(fessional)

Links for More Windows Stuff (Last Updated: 8-11-2015):

An AntFreebies: An and for the old versions of Windows software.

An AntSysinternals and NirSoft: Advanced utilities, technical information, etc. related to Windows internals.

An Latest free codecs, tools, players, etc. for audio and video.

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