When you're the office (or family) "computer guy" you tend to get roped into helping with anything technology related. In days gone by that might have been helping set the timer on the VCR, these days it's more likely to be helping your mum reinstall snapchat despite her not knowing her username, email address used, or password (good luck !). Luckily we're a team of problem solvers so we're all used to being that go-to guy, and we've developed a list of useful utilities along the way.
This list won't include the defacto tools of the trade - Visual Studio (now the most popular IDE according to Stack Overflow) & Adobe Creative Cloud - as they're pretty much a given. Instead it'll focus on those one time tools you need to solve a quick issue or help out with something creative.
Continued at ... https://www.gt4.co.uk/blog/a-little-of-everything/.