People often ask me what tools I use to keep my own and my clients’ computers running smoothly. Here a few of the utilities that I recommend.  ETC Maryland does not take any responsibility for any problems these programs may cause.  They are provided free of charge without warranty or support.

If you need help with any of these. Please contact me today.

Adobe Reader – V11 without crapware

Adobe Reader is an application that allows you to view, print and manage acrobat files.


Libreoffice is a free & open source office suite. It includes Writer, the word processor, Calc the spreadsheet application, Impress, the presentation engine, Draw, a drawing and flow charting application, Base, a database and database front end and Math for editing mathematics.


Spacemonger is a tool for keeping track of the free space on your computer.

Spacemonger Replacement

This replacement; called Windirstat is a free alternative to Spacemonger.

MS Office File Converter

Convert older and lesser used office formats easily with MS Office File Converter.

Windows 10 Media Creation Tool

I you need a copy of Windows 10 Home you can use this tool to create either a burned dvd or a bootable flash drive to reload or repair Windows 10.