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When you buy a new computer or reinstall Windows to your existing computer, you install a handful of applications one by one, it takes hell lot of time to do that.
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Whatever is it, I am impressed by the variety of applications it offers to install at one. You just have to select the applications you want to install and everything is done.
I installed the notepad as I already have got all the other application on my PC.