Check out TechRepublic’s top 10 software downloads of 2010. Featured topics include file recovery, registry cleaning and repair, antivirus, and maintenance software. (Notes: This list is based on number of downloads. Also, I link to the latest version of the download that is in TechRepublic’s Software Downloads directory.)

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1. Free File Recovery 1.1 (Windows)

2. HDClone Free Edition 4.0.2 (Windows)

3. Disk Investigator 1.5 (Windows)

4. Free Registry Cleaner 4.21 (Windows)

5. AVG Anti-Virus Free Edition 2011 10.0.1170 (Windows)

6. Disk Space Fan (Windows)

7. Glary Registry Repair (Windows)

8. KeyScrambler Personal 2.7.1 (Windows)

9. Disk SpeedUp (Windows)

10. TweakNow PowerPack 2010 2.3.2 (Windows)

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