Die editors regularly presents current top software that brought the download server of COMPUTER BILD glow in the past month! Firefox , OpenOffice , the security programs Avast Free Antivirus and Avira Free Antivirus 2017 as well as the VLC media player were again in high demand . They all recorded thousands of downloads for themselves. Who were the absolute favorites of the COMPUTER BILD users in March 2017, reveals the overview!
Old acquaintances and newcomers of the month
The driver booster (# 14) is positioned right in the front, making lame PCs faster and more reliable. An automatic identifies outdated drivers and renews them. Updated comes AdwCleaner (# 19) by malwarebytes manufacturer; It provides even better services in the removal of advertising software. Kodi (Rank 24) distributes multi-media files to the home network. Version 17.1 of the Windows Media Center replacement fixes errors in the current major release 17 alias Krypton. The latter brought a newly designed modern surface. Cool: The 50 Euro expensive full version Ashampoo Photo Commander 14 (place 39) you get here free of charge! The suite arranges hard disk photos and processes them automatically.
DVB-T-Off: Free TV instead of 70 Euro
Since the end of March 2017, a lot has changed in the German TV landscape: the antenna reception with a miserable SD / PAL quality is history, one devotes the frequencies of DVB-T and switches DVB-T step by step! The successor DVB-T2 HD offers full-HD picture quality - costs for the private however about 70 euros a year! Further costs incur the fact that many new receiver hardware (television or receiver) need. Free of charge you can watch with MediathekView (place 42): The freeware gets the broadcasts of various channels legally on the PC. Optionally stream or save it. A DVB-T2 HD USB or PC receiver in the PC does not need it.
Top Programs: Updates are mandatory
Chrome 57 (Square 8) is essential, the update regulates background tabs more, thus increasing the battery life of notebooks. The new edition includes security gaps and supports WebAssembly Web standards. A must also is the update to Firefox 52.0.2 (place 4): In the check, COMPUTER BILD illuminates the interesting innovations, such as the security feature (the browser now features suboptimal encrypted HTTP login pages with a warning icon). Do not forget the Adobe Flash Player (6th place) when refreshing your software : In older versions weak points!