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- Minimize Windows to Thumbnails with ThumbWin (Windows) "Manage and minimise your open windows to desktop thumbnail previews with freeware application ThumbWin."
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- Organise MP3 Metadata with Ex Falso (Linux) "Tired of seeing your songs show up as "01.mp3" in your music player?"
- Create A Backup Image of Your System with DriveImage (Windows) "Freeware application DriveImage XML creates and restores images of any drive or partition on your system."
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