The 22 Best Portable Apps that should be on your USB Flash Drive

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This video is an in-depth look at 22 free portable apps that I think deserve a place on any USB flash drive. For each portable app, I provide a demonstration of myself installing the app whilst I talk about the app itself, giving you information regarding what the app does and why I have chosen it to be part of my 22 best, free portable apps collection.

The apps showcased (in the order in which they appear in the video) are as follows:

Office Tools

OpenOffice Portable:
Space Required: 230MB

AbiWord Portable:
Space Required: 15MB

Security and Maintenance

ClamWin Portable:
Space Required: 35MB

SuperAntiSpyware Portable:
Space Required: 15.4MB

Space Required: 2.8MB

Personal Services

KeePass Password Safe:
Space Required: 3.90MB

Portable TrueCrypt:
Space Required: 4.33MB

Going Online

SeaMonkey Portable:
Space Required: 43MB


Thunderbird Portable Edition:
Space Required: 34MB

Lighting Extension:
Space Required: 2MB

FTP Client

Space Required: 11MB

Portable Media Apps

VLC Media Player:
Space Required: 56MB

Audacity Portable:
Space Required: 33MB

Space Required: 3.07MB


PDF-Xchange Viewer:
Space Required: 32.3MB

7-Zip Portable:
Space Required: 5MB

Pidgin Portable:
Space Required: 16-51MB

RedNotebook Portable:
Space Required: 52MB

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