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Writer's Blocks

If you like to compartmentalize, you’ll like Writer’s Blocks. This creative writing software allows you to write any story, book or other writing project within blocks, one after another i

Roxio Creator

Editor's Note: A newer version of this product is now available. Clicking the Buy button will take you to this new version for purchase. We will evaluate, rank and review the latest version when we ne

Alcohol 120%

Alcohol 120% is a CD-burning software application that does a great job duplicating CDs and DVDs, but it doesn't have many tools for creating a new disc from scratch. It's also quite difficult to use.

Power2Go

Power2Go 11 by CyberLink offers a wide array of features that let you create audio, video and data discs. It also contains other features that let you create photo gallery discs, online media backup a

Acoustica MP3 CD Burner

Acoustica MP3 CD Burner is CD burning software with a quick setup process, and it burns audio CDs with precision. The software is a bit complicated for those unfamiliar with the ins and outs of CD bur

Blindwrite

Blindwrite is a CD-burning software application with three simple functions: copy, read and write. And that's all it does. It doesn't get more straightforward than that. However, when seeking out the

Corel PaintShop Pro

PaintShop Pro 2019's photo editing tools help you transform your photos. Even though the program can do a lot, it's extremely easy to use for beginners; it provides numerous learning resources and fea

Adobe Photoshop Elements

With an extensive set of editing tools and capabilities, Adobe Photoshop Elements 2018 can help you touch up your photos or completely transform them. Elements has the organizing and editing tools you

DVD Cloner

Editor's Note: DVD-Cloner 2018 is now available. Clicking the Visit Site button will take you to this version. We will post the new test results and reviews when we next test DVD Copy Software. Edito

1Click DVD Copy

Editor’s Note: The Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) forbids circumventing copy encryptions contained on commercial discs. The DMCA makes no exceptions for circumventing these encryptions for pe

DVDFab

Editor’s Note: The Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) forbids circumventing copy encryptions contained on commercial discs. The DMCA makes no exceptions for circumventing these encryptions

PowerDVD

Editor's note: Power DVD 18 Ultra is now available. Clicking the Buy button will take you to this version for purchase. We will post the new test results and reviews when we next test the DVD Player S

BlazeDVD

Sometimes it's nice to just plop down on your couch and watch a video without having to deal with a complicated player that takes forever to set up. BlazeDVD is a digital video player that offers you

WinDVD

WinDVD Pro 11 allows you to watch a large movie collection of both physical and digital formats all in one place. It lets you optimize video and audio settings and is packed with features so you get t

DVD X Player

The DVD X Player is a good option for playing videos on your laptop. You can tweak the audio and video settings for viewing optimization and even upscale standard-definition videos to HD. While it has

Zoom Player

Zoom Player is a good option for DVD player software if you don't mind a bit of a steep learning curve. Though the software isn't the most intuitive on our lineup, it comes with an artillery of guides

CyberLink PowerDirector

PowerDirector by CyberLink has been our best overall pick for video editing software since we started reviewing the category. It does so because it strikes the delicate balance of making the program a

Corel VideoStudio

Corel VideoStudio Pro is video editing software that’s great for a fledgling editor who wants to make videos for friends, family and an online audience. It has all the basic tools we look for in

Adobe Premiere Elements

Adobe Premiere is one of the most recognizable names in video editing software. The consumer-level version, Adobe Premiere Elements, simplifies the video editing process so you don’t have to be

Pinnacle Studio

Pinnacle Studio Plus offers a wide array of organizing, editing and exporting tools that make it attractive video editing software. Its unique and intuitive workflow allows import, sort and build proj

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