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Some code has been made publicly available, on the license that those that distribute it are not allowed to charge for it. Most well known is the "GNU" license. if you copy this code, and compile it for e.g. Windows, you are not allowed to charge for anything. You can only charge for adaptations of this.
Most of the applications that run on Linux comes free of charge, but where special adaptations have been made, those that made the adaptations can charge and limit distribution. But just recompiling for Windows is not enough, something must be added. Other Freeware is original code, and are paid for by adverts. Another variant is to provide a minimum functionality, and then you have to pay to get the "full" version. Typical here are the "free" virus scanners - distribute them "free" creates a market and reputation, then they can charge for "corporate" license with the only change being that the sysadm is notified when a virus is detected.
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What are some examples of freeware?

  * Mozilla Firefox  * Opera web browser  * Google Chrome  * MAME  * VLC  * MPlayer  * Jnes  * Nestopia  * OpenOffice.org  * PuTTY  * Frostwire  * Kega Fusion 

What is the difference between freeware and shareware?

Freeware is distributed freely, aka at no charge. This means the user is able to install and execute the program, no strings attached. Shareware, however, is free to use, but

What is freeware used for?

Freeware is a software that is made for free and it is not always as great as the software that you would pay for.

Is freeware a copyright?

In freeware, the creator retains copyright; he is merely choosing not to charge for the use of his program.

Is freeware Files Safe?

Lol nope.    Sometimes, sometimes not. All freeware should be treated as  suspicious, and be scanned with a reputable up-to-date anti virus  program.

Can you trust freeware?

Well some freeware applications are better than paid products. For example I get some PDF files at hand and I want to convert PDF to DWG files so that I can open and edit in A

Is utorrent a freeware?

Yes. There is a paid version, but this does not enhance the basic bittorrent features of uTorrent. The paid version adds some other features and is not necessary to use uTor

Why freeware software is free of cost?

Because of the type of copyright on it. However it might not be free if purchased with support contract.
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Is WinZip a freeware?

No, you have to bbuy WinZip in order to use it. Nevertheless, it  gives you a 30-days trial period. Though, there are atrernative  programs to WinZip and they are free, like
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How to download backup freeware?

One can download software to backup documents, photos and videos from free webpages such as 'tech support alert'. Similarly, one could use webpages such as 'FBackup', for exam