ActiveSync ActiveSync is a mobile data synchronization app developed by Microsoft, originally released in 1996.
AppFabric AppFabric is a set of middleware technologies for Windows Server, released by Microsoft.
AppFabric Caching Service AppFabric Caching Service is a distributed cache platform for in-memory caches spread across multiple systems, developed by Microsoft.
AppLocale AppLocale is a tool for Windows XP and Windows Server 2003 by Microsoft.
Attack Surface Analyzer Attack Surface Analyzer is a tool created for the analysis of changes made to the attack surface of the operating systems since Windows Vista and beyond.
AutoCollage 2008 AutoCollage 2008 is a Microsoft photomontage desktop application.
Bing Audio Bing Audio is an music recognition application created by Microsoft which is installed on Windows Phones running version 7.5 and above.
Bing Vision Bing Vision is an image recognition application created by Microsoft which is installed on Windows Phones running version 7.5 and above.
Blu-ray Player Software Blu-ray Player Software, is a Blu-ray media library application used for playing Blu-ray discs, BDMV folders and Blu-ray ISO files on the computers running the Microsoft Windows and Mac operatin...
Blu-ray player software Blu-ray Player Software(also known as Blu-ray media player), is a Blu-ray media library application used for playing Blu-ray discs, BDMV folders and Blu-ray ISO files on the computers runn...
Browstat Browstat is a Microsoft utility for Windows that can monitor the browser service within a local area network (LAN).
Computer Online Forensic Evidence Extractor Computer Online Forensic Evidence Extractor (COFEE) is a tool kit, developed by Microsoft, to help computer forensic investigators extract evidence from a Windows computer.
Death by PowerPoint "Death by PowerPoint" is a criticism of slide-based presentations referring to a state of boredom and fatigue induced by information overload during presentations such as those created by the Mi...
DeepZoomPix DeepZoomPix (previously Windows Live PhotoZoom) is a Silverlight-based software technology demonstration that allow users to add photographs via an upload tool or import from an RSS or Atom feed.
DVD Player (Windows) DVD Player is a computer program included in Windows 98, Windows Me and Windows 2000 that autoplays a DVD disc.
Emergency Repair Disk Commander Emergency Repair Disk Commander is a tool that allows access to Microsoft Windows' hotfix uninstall, crash analysis, file recovery, restore points, and various low level operating system tasks i...
Encarta Microsoft Encarta was a digital multimedia encyclopedia published by Microsoft Corporation from 1993 to 2009.
Ericsson Mediaroom Ericsson Mediaroom is an end-to-end IPTV platform originally developed by Microsoft and acquired by Ericsson in September 2013.
Fiddler (software) Fiddler is a HTTP debugging proxy server application written by Eric Lawrence, formerly a Program Manager on the Internet Explorer development team at Microsoft.
Forefront Protection for Exchange Server Microsoft Forefront Protection 2010 for Exchange Server is a discontinued software product that detects viruses, spyware, and spam by integrating multiple scanning engines from security partners...
Forefront Protection for SharePoint Server Microsoft Forefront Protection 2010 for SharePoint Server is a discontinued software application from Microsoft that protects Microsoft SharePoint Server document libraries.
Forefront Protection Server Management Console Microsoft Forefront Server Protection Management Console is a discontinued web-based application that enables management of multiple instances of Microsoft Forefront Protection 2010 for Exchang...
GraphEdit GraphEdit is a utility which is part of the Microsoft DirectShow SDK. It is a visual tool for building and testing filter graphs for DirectShow.
Hohm Microsoft Hohm was an online web application by Microsoft that enables consumers to analyze their energy usage and provides energy saving recommendations.
IFilter An IFilter is a plugin that allows Microsoft's search engines to index various file formats (as documents, email attachments, database records, audio metadata etc.) so that they become searchable.
IntelliPoint Microsoft IntelliPoint is the Microsoft brand software driver for Microsoft's mice.
IntelliType Microsoft IntelliType is the Microsoft brand driver for Microsoft's series of computer keyboards.
Live@edu Microsoft Live@edu is a free suite of hosted Microsoft services and applications that is intended for educational needs.
Media Browser MediaBrowser (MediaBrowser.com, Inc.) was an Internet browser branding company that started in 2000.
Microsoft Agent Microsoft Agent is a technology developed by Microsoft which employs animated characters, text-to-speech engines, and speech recognition software to enhance interaction with computer users.
Microsoft Amalga Microsoft Amalga Unified Intelligence System (formerly known as Azyxxi) is a unified health enterprise platform designed to retrieve and display patient information from many sources, incl...
Microsoft App-V Microsoft Application Virtualization is an application virtualization and application streaming solution from Microsoft.
Microsoft AutoRoute Microsoft Streets & Trips, known in Europe as Microsoft AutoRoute, is mapping software developed and distributed by Microsoft.
Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer (MBSA) is a software tool released by Microsoft to determine security state by assessing missing security updates and less-secure security settings wit...
Microsoft BizTalk Server Microsoft BizTalk Server (or simply "BizTalk") enables companies to automate business processes, through the use of adapters which are tailored to communicate with different software system...
Microsoft codename "Grava" Microsoft codename "Grava" is a set of tools for creating and using educational and training materials.
Microsoft Learning Gateway Microsoft Learning Gateway (MLG) is a Web-based collaboration, communications, and content delivery framework that serves the education industry.
Microsoft Live Labs Pivot Pivot is a software application from Microsoft Live Labs that allows users to interact with and search large amounts of data.
Microsoft MapPoint Microsoft MapPoint is both a technology ("MapPoint Web Service," previously known as MapPoint .NET) and a specific software program created by Microsoft that allows users to view, edit and integ...
Microsoft Online Services Microsoft Online Services is Microsoft's hosted-software offering and a component of their software plus services strategy.
Microsoft Picture It! Microsoft Picture It! is a discontinued photo editing application created by Microsoft.
Microsoft Pinyin IME Microsoft Pinyin IME is the pinyin input method implementation developed by Microsoft and Harbin Institute of Technology.
Microsoft Plus! Microsoft Plus! was a commercial operating system enhancement product by Microsoft.
Microsoft PowerToys Microsoft PowerToys is a set of freeware system utilities for power users, developed by Microsoft for its flagship operating system, Windows.
Microsoft Private Folder Microsoft Private Folder was a product (withdrawn and discontinued shortly after its first release) created by a Microsoft employee and available as part of their "Windows Genuine Advantage" program.
Microsoft Reader Microsoft Reader is a Microsoft program for the reading of e-books, originally released in August 2000.
Microsoft Script Debugger Microsoft Script Debugger is relatively minimal debugger for Windows Script Host-supported scripting languages, such as VBScript and JScript.
Microsoft Script Editor The Microsoft Script Editor (MSE or "MSE.EXE" or "mse7.exe" in Office 2003) is an optional tool included in Microsoft Office 2000 through Office 2007 and is found in "C:\Program Files\common f...
Microsoft Security Essentials Microsoft Security Essentials (MSE) is an antivirus software (AV) product that provides protection against different types of malware such as computer viruses, spyware, rootkits and Trojan...
Microsoft Servers Microsoft Servers (previously called Windows Server System) is a brand that encompasses a line of Microsoft server products.
Microsoft SharedView Microsoft SharedView (codenamed Tahiti) is a remote desktop and internet collaboration application for screen sharing, group chats and sharing documents with multiple people in real time.
Microsoft SM Microsoft S+M is an experimental networking protocol developed primarily at Microsoft for transporting web content.
Microsoft Songsmith Microsoft Research Songsmith is a musical accompaniment application for Microsoft Windows, launched in early 2009.
Microsoft SpyNet Microsoft SpyNet is the network of Windows Defender and Microsoft Security Essentials users that help determine which programs are classified as spyware.
Microsoft SQL Server Master Data Services Microsoft SQL Server Master Data Services is a Master Data Management (MDM) product from Microsoft, which will ship as a part of the Microsoft SQL Server database.
Microsoft Streets & Trips Microsoft Streets & Trips, known in Europe as Microsoft AutoRoute, is mapping software developed and distributed by Microsoft.
Microsoft Student Microsoft Student was an application from Microsoft designed to help students in schoolwork and homework.
Microsoft Symbol Server Microsoft Symbol Server is a Windows technology used to obtain symbol debugging information.
Microsoft V-Chat Microsoft V-Chat is a freeware 3D chat program released in December 1995 by Microsoft.
Microsoft Voice Command Microsoft Voice Command is an application which can control Windows Mobile devices by voice.
Microsoft Works Microsoft Works is a discontinued office suite by Microsoft.
MSN Internet Access MSN Internet Access was Microsoft Windows' default ISP. MSN was provided by Bell Sympatico, and has been included in older Windows editions (9x, Me) to easily create and connect with dial-up or ...
MSN Messenger Windows Live Messenger (formerly named MSN Messenger) is an instant messaging client created by Microsoft that is currently designed to work with Windows XP (up to Wave 3), Windows Vista, ...
MSN Video Player MSN Video Player is an online video on demand player, launched in the United Kingdom by Microsoft on 11 March 2010.
MSSolve MSSolve is a customer relationship management application which is used within Microsoft for all professional Customer Support departments of the service organisation.
nHydrate nHydrate is an object-relational mapping solution for the Microsoft .NET platform providing a framework for a relational database to be mapped to .NET objects.
Office Open XML Converter Office Open XML Converter is a document file format converter by Microsoft for Mac OS X to convert Office Open XML documents to Office v. X and Office 2004 formats.
OpenCodecs OpenCodecs is a software package for enabling HTML5 video on Microsoft Windows, particularly using the Theora and WebM codecs in Internet Explorer.
ORCA (computer system) ORCA was a mobile-optimized web application used as a component of the "get out the vote" efforts for Mitt Romney's 2012 presidential campaign.
Photo Story Microsoft Photo Story is a free application that allows users to create a visual story (show and tell presentation) from their digital photos.
Photosynth Photosynth is a software application from Microsoft Live Labs and the University of Washington that analyzes digital photographs and generates a three-dimensional model of the photos and a point...
PIX (Microsoft) PIX (originally short for Performance Investigator for Xbox) is a performance analysis tool from Microsoft that can help software developers maximize the efficiency of Direct3D applications.
POP3 Connector The POP3 Connector is a piece of software included with Small Business Server (SBS) versions of Microsoft Exchange Server that enables the server to fetch e-mail from external, 3rd party, POP3 s...
Project Orca Project Orca was a mobile optimized website that was planned to be a key part of the "get out the vote" effort during Mitt Romney's 2012 U.S. presidential campaign.
Project Tuva Project Tuva is an enhanced video player platform released by Microsoft Research to host the Messenger Lectures series titled The Character of Physical Law given at Cornell University by Ric...
RootkitRevealer RootkitRevealer is a proprietary freeware tool for rootkit detection on Microsoft Windows by Bryce Cogswell and Mark Russinovich.
Scriptsit Scriptsit is a late 1970s, early 1980s Tandy branded word-processor program for the TRS-80 series of microcomputers written by Microsoft.
SQL Server Compact Microsoft SQL Server Compact is a compact relational database produced by Microsoft for applications that run on mobile devices and desktops.
TypeScript TypeScript is a free and open source programming language developed by Microsoft.
User State Migration Tool The User State Migration Tool (USMT) is a Microsoft command line utility program intended to allow advanced users, comfortable with Scripting language, to transfer files and settings betwe...
Volume license key In software licensing, a volume license key (VLK) denotes the product key used when installing software licensed in bulk, which allows a single product key to be used for multiple installa...
WiDS (software) WiDS toolkit is a framework that used to build large scaled, distributed system.
Windows Automated Installation Kit Windows Automated Installation Kit (Windows AIK or WAIK) is a collection of tools and technologies produced by Microsoft designed to help deploy Microsoft Windows operating system images to targ...
Windows Defender Windows Defender, formerly known as Microsoft AntiSpyware, is a software product that helps combat malware.
Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool Microsoft Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool is a freely-distributed virus removal tool developed by Microsoft for the Microsoft Windows operating system.
Windows Marketplace for Mobile Windows Marketplace for Mobile is a service by Microsoft for its Windows Mobile platform that allows users to browse and download applications that have been developed by third-parties.
Windows Media Player Windows Media Player (abbreviated WMP) is a media player and media library application developed by Microsoft that is used for playing audio, video and viewing images on personal computers...
Windows Phone Marketplace Windows Phone Marketplace is a service by Microsoft for its Windows Phone platform that allows users to browse and download applications that have been developed by third-parties.
Windows Phone Store Windows Phone Store (previously Windows Phone Marketplace) is a digital distribution platform developed by Microsoft for its Windows Phone platform that allows users to browse and download...
Windows Preinstallation Environment Windows Preinstallation Environment (AKA Windows PE and WinPE) is a lightweight version of Windows used for the deployment of PCs, workstations, and servers, or troubleshooting an op...
Windows Search Windows Search, formerly known as Windows Desktop Search (WDS) on Windows XP and Windows Server 2003, is an indexed desktop search platform created by Microsoft for Microsoft Windows.
Windows Services for UNIX Windows Services for UNIX (SFU) or Subsystem for UNIX-based Applications (SUA) is a software package produced by Microsoft which provides a Unix subsystem and other parts of a full U...
Windows software trace preprocessor The Windows software trace preprocessor (abbreviated WPP; the preprocessor and related support tools are known as WPP Software Tracing) is a preprocessor that simplifies the use of WMI e...
Windows SteadyState Windows SteadyState (formerly Shared Computer Toolkit) is a discontinued freeware tool developed by Microsoft that gives administrators enhanced options for configuring shared computers, suc...
Windows To Go Windows To Go is a feature in Windows 8 Enterprise that allows Windows 8 Enterprise to boot and run from mass storage devices such as USB flash drives and external hard disk drives.
Windows Virtual PC Windows Virtual PC (successor to Microsoft Virtual PC 2007, Microsoft Virtual PC 2004, and Connectix Virtual PC) is a virtualization program for Microsoft Windows.
WISA software bundle WISA is a bundle of Microsoft software that, when used together, form a solution stack of technologies that support application servers.
XML Notepad XML Notepad is an open-source XML editor written by Chris Lovett and published by Microsoft.
Zune Software Zune was a media management software for Windows XP, Vista, 7, and 8 (including 8.1) that functions as a full media player application with a library, an interface to the Zune Marketplace, and a...