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Listed here is the selected best freeware in individual category recommended by 8start author. It may help you to work efficient and enjoyable like what 8start Launcher did. (Please note that the character in black bold indicated the key features, character in red bold indicated the impressive features of the freeware)


Best Free Multimedia Related
My advise of some nice Swf, Real, QuickTime, Midi player/codec with no ad.

Best Free Download Related
Download file faster with those tools.

Best Free Office Related
You can found some free replacement of commercial software, e.g. winzip, excel, word.

Best Free Internet/Networking Related
Monitoring your internet connection.

Best Free Web Development Related
Free replacement of Dreamweaver, and my favorite FTP client use to upload 8start homepage.

Best Free Others
Others nice freeware e.g. CD/DVD tool, hardisk managment tool, browser.

Play Realmedia File by your own player

No Screenshot as real alternative is a codec

Freeware: Real Alternative
Freeware Type: Free for everybody
Editor's Rating: 4.5 out of 5

Want to play realmedia file in windows media player? Want to get rid of the advertisement in real media player? Now you can do it by install Real Alternative. Real Alternative will allow you to play RealMedia files without having to install RealPlayer.

All RealMedia formats (.ra, .rm, .rmvb, .ram, .rpm, .rv,.rp, .rt, .smi, .smil, etc.) are supported, including streaming content and RealMedia content that is embedded in webpages.


.smi and .smil files only play the first part of a clip.
RealMedia DirectShow splitter does not work with streaming content, You must use Media Player Classic to play streaming content.

SWF (Flash Movie) Player
Midi File Player
Play RealMedia File by your own player
Play QuickTime File by your own player


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