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Now you can carry your favorite computer programs along with all of your bookmarks, settings, email and more with you. You can use them on any Windows computer, all without leaving any personal data behind.
PortableApps is a collection of free software programs that can be run from a jump drive or thumb drive, sometimes called a memory stick or simply "a stick." This is a great way of carrying your programs with you. You can install the PortableApps software, plus an email program, a word processor, a web browser, a photo editing program, all sorts of games, and more onto a jump drive and take it with you.