Moving to a new PC? Here’s how to list installed programs

You can easily create a list of all the programs you have installed on your PC in a text file.

Why do this? Well, if you’re upgrading your operating system, or you’re buying a new PC, it’s very handy to have a list the programs you installed on this one. It’s really easy to forget about the ‘little helpers’ you use every day.

I had looked for a program to do just this for some time only to find that I had it right under my nose as a function in Piriform‘s ccleaner application.

Prirform has been one of the companies that consistently make my best free software lists with their excellent ccleaner, defraggler and Recuva applications.  Here’s just another reason to love these folks.

Read the full instructions at Piriform – How to list installed programs.

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